hardware

Boxee Box Firmware Update

Boxee released a firmware update for the Boxee Box. Most is bug fixes and minor improvements. They also added some 3D support. You can read about it on the Boxee Blog. Improvements and additions: * Enabling user flavor selection (online/local files inclination) during first login and via Settings * Added alphabetical scrollbar for local files […]


Freeagent Theater+ Updated with Netflix, YouTube and More

The Seagate Freeagent Theater+ has a new firmware that brings Netflix, YouTube and more. There are also so UI improvements and other enhancements. Just connect the media player to the Internet if it’s not already. * Improved MP3 cover art and tagging * Redesigned homepage view featuring better access to Internet and network applications * […]


Popbox Released SDK

While the Popbox isn’t even available yet they are trying to get developers on board with a SDK. Their developer program works with the unreleased Popbox and the Popcorn Hour C-200 and A-200. I’m glad that these new apps will work with the existing Popcorn Hour models. ZatzNotFunny said that it is still on target […]


Where Are Our CES 2010 Products?

Do you remember all those cool products announced at CES? Things like PopBox, Boxee Box and ZAGGbox. ZatzNotFunny post got me thinking about all these products that haven’t hit the market yet. I was hoping to pre-order the Boxee box by now. Actually Boxee has been quite about everything. For awhile there they were in […]


Video: IoSafe Solo SSD Tortured

The IoSafe Solo SSD was tortured by being burned, soaked in water and run over by a backhoe. It survived all of it. The SSD option is going to be a little pricey, starting at $499 for the 64GB version, but you know your data will be safe. (via CrunchGear)


Popcorn Hour A-200 Released

Popcorn Hour quietly released the A-200 media player. It goes on sale on January 18th and I’m sure there will be some wait time with that like when I ordered my A-100. It is $179 but features a new design and faster processor for handling all the HD content you have ripped. It’s very similar […]