You may not be familiar with Silverlight, but it's essentially Microsoft's way to stream video. It's nice and quick, capable of streaming high definition content and it works pretty flawlessly. If you've watched movies on Netflix or checked out the Olympics online, you've used Silverlight.
Thursday, 02 September 2010
The secret is out, if it was ever secret in the first place, and Apple TV is on the way. It's coming out just two months before the much heralded Boxee Box, but the folks at Boxee don't seem too worried.
Wednesday, 01 September 2010
There's no question that digital libraries are growing. Whether you download files legally or less than legally, you need some way to get them onto your TV. Game consoles, Blu-ray players receivers and set-top boxes all have ways of dealing with digital media, but compatibility is always an issue.
The Boxee TV Library is one of those things that seems like an inevitability. It's something that should have existed long ago and now that it does, it's hard to live without. Using the TV Library you can search for television shows online from multiple sources.
The LiivController is a new 4U rack-mount system that runs the all new vAutomation 2.0 software. Thanks to the new interface, any iPad can download the appropriate application and control the LiivController over wireless internet.