Articles tagged: hardware

0Antec Fusion Remote HTPC Case LogoDIY HTPC Media Center PC

Fol­low­ing on from pre­vi­ous posts about my HTPC I thought I’d provide a list of what I built it with for any­one else inter­ested in build­ing a sim­ilar machine

0Wireless WiFi 802.11 ABGN LogoResolved: Wireless video streaming problem

I have a very strange issue which is caus­ing prob­lems play­ing videos over a wireless-n net­work.  Play­ing the videos causes the net­work to drop out after a short period.  Some­times this only lasts for 2–3 seconds, which just causes a video stut­ter.  Other times the drop out is more per­man­ent and takes nearly a minute… Read more »

0Inside HDD LogoSpeeding up Media Browser

An art­icle on Hack7MC caught my eye a couple of months ago, but I have only just got around to fol­low­ing up on it. The idea is to speed up the Media Browser plu­gin for Media Cen­ter by mov­ing its lib­rary to a Cheap USB Flash drive, which hope­fully offers much bet­ter per­form­ance than nor­mal… Read more »