Deal: Linksys DMA2200 for $99

Dell is offering the Linksys DMA2200 for $99. That’s the model that includes the DVD player. It’s $100 off the retail version. If your looking to extend your Windows Media Center setup to another room you better act fast. Linksys DMA 2200 Media Center Extender with DVD player – Extend your video and photos to […]

Review: D-Link MediaLounge media extender

Ars Technica has a lengthy review of the D-Link DSM-750 Media Lounge. There is some good info in there but I didn’t really like some of the cons he came up with. He called the Media Center UI as Microsoft 1.0. Anybody that has been following Windows Media Center since the beginning will know that […]

Linksys Updates the Windows Media Center Extender Firmware

Linksys has upgraded the firmware on the DMA2100 and DMA2200 Media Center Extenders. For some people that have been having issues, lets hope this fixes it. The fixes are below. * Playback of long VC1 videos files fixed (20 min. freeze issue) * H.264/AVC video playback level check removed * Live TV streaming stability improved […]

D-Link DSM-750 is Now Shipping

The D-Link DSM-750 is now shipping.  The press release is below. D-LINK NOW SHIPPING HD EXTENDER FOR WINDOWS MEDIA CENTER MediaLounge® Player Extends Windows Media Center Experience to TVs Throughout the House; Plays and Displays Music, Photos, Movies, Online Content and Live/Recorded TV FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., May 7, 2008 — D-Link, the end-to-end computer networking […]

Review: Archos TV+

Gadgetell Review Since I first heard about Archos TV+ I was excited about what it could do. I still think that it has potential but it seems like it is lacking in certain areas. I don’t like the idea of $20 for plug-ins. I believe that additions should be free, especially since plug-ins can make […]

Pros and Cons of the Linksys Media Center Extender

The Digital Lifestyle Ian Dixon has been testing the two Linksys Media Center extenders. The link above is to a post which explains some of the pros and cons of the extenders. He compares it a lot to the Xbox 360, which he prefers. There is a lot of good information in there if your […]