Media Center Stuff (updated)

It’s been a while since I posted, so I thought I would, oh and some people have been saying I should write a…

Vista Trial Time extension

Just noticed that Coding Horror has a way of extending the 30 day trial for Vista to 120 days, and what's better is…

Vista Ultimate Extra’s

Just thought I would mention that the first Official Ultimate Extras have hit the net. Fire up your Windows Update and download Texas…

Intel 2915ABG

I've recently done a rebuild of my IBM T43 Laptop and bumped into an issue. The Intel 2915ABG network card that's in the…

Media Center and US Content

A couple of people at work have asked me how to get some of the US only features working on Vista Media Center.…

Media Center WideScreen

I've been playing with coding a MCE Vista Plug-in for downloading Video's from Easynews of late, and I've come across a very useful…

Terratec Cinergy DT USB XS Diversity

The Terratec Cinergy DT USB XS Diversity is one of the first Diversity devices to reach the market. Diversity allows you to take the best parts…

Terratec Cinergy 2400i DT

The Terratec Cinergy 2400i DT is the first PCI-Express dual digital tuner TV card on the market. Let's have a look at the card,…

‘Orbit’ in Media Center

For those that run Vista MCE and Windows Live Messenger, then pop over to the 'In Orbit' blog. Windows Live for TV allows…

Vista Media Center

What is Media Center Windows Media Center started life as Windows XP MCE 2004, and this was basically a nice 10ft front end…

Media Center Vista

I've come across one of the best MCE plugins, and it's available for Vista. WebGuide 4 allows you to connect to your Media…

Vista X64 and Media Center

I've recently upgraded my Media Center PC to a Core II Duo, and as a consequence I decided to try Vista X64. Now…

Vista is go!

It looks like we should be seeing Vista final at any point soon. Let's hope the planned outage of the MSDN Subscriber download…

Vista RC2

 For those keeping up to date with Vista, RC2 (5744.16384 dated 03/10/06). This build is also marked with a 'May not be upgradable…

Vista Tip of the day

My top tip today for Vista, is actually an IE7 tip. We all know that if you have the Glass interface turned on…