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Chris Barbere
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Lenovo Releases New High Performance Desktop for Gamers - Meet the Erazer X700

01/06/2013 - 15:01

Lenovo has announed a new 'high-performance desktop for extreme gamers with high storage capacity, powerful OneKey™ overclocking performance at the click of a button, and a liquid-cooling system" that looks interesting. [inline:files/news/...

Qualcomm announces "Streamboost" to give your Home Network some Brains

01/04/2013 - 08:30

[inline:files/news/2013-01-03/01_Qualcomm_Logo.jpg] With CES right around the corner, we’re about to be buried in a deluge of announcements from consumer electronics vendors.  Since I was not able to get out to CES in person this year,...

Cutting the Cord Part 5 - Media Center Add-Ons, Options and Wrap Up

12/13/2012 - 17:55

Missed any installments of our Cutting the Cord Series?  Catch up on them here: Cutting the Cord Part 1: The Assessment Cutting the Cord Part 2: Building your HTPC – The Hardware Cutting the Cord Part 3: Building your HTPC – OS...

Cutting the Cord Part 4: Building Your HTPC - Installing and Configuring Windows Media Center

12/11/2012 - 13:42

Missed any installments of our Cutting the Cord Series?  Catch up on them here: Cutting the Cord Part 1: The Assessment Cutting the Cord Part 2: Building your HTPC – The Hardware Cutting the Cord Part 3: Building your HTPC – OS...

Power Consumption and Wrap Up

12/11/2012 - 01:43

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Media Extenders and Home Servers

12/11/2012 - 01:41

Media Extenders

Windows Media Center Add-ons and Plugins – Page 2

12/11/2012 - 01:33

Hulu  [inline:files/review/2012-12-11/08_Hulu_Logo.jpg]

Cutting the Cord Part 3: Building your HTPC - OS Install and Tuning

12/07/2012 - 14:19

Missed any installments of our Cutting the Cord Series?  Catch up on them here: Cutting the Cord Part 1: The Assessment Cutting the Cord Part 2: Building your HTPC – The Hardware Cutting the Cord Part 3: Building your HTPC – OS...

Hooking up to your TV and Wrapping Up

12/07/2012 - 13:31

Now that we’ve finished most of the setup, we’re ready to hook our HTPC up to our TV!  Simply reconnect everything and hook your HTPC up to your TV (or receiver).  You don’t need to hook them up, but it’s a good idea to...

Configuring Windows Media Center - Part 3

12/07/2012 - 13:27

[inline:files/review/2012-12-07/31_WMC_29.jpg] And there you go; your HTPC is running Windows Media Center!  Scroll around with your remote control and ensure the remote is working correctly.  At this point feel free to explore a bit, but there...