NBC Direct Now Offering Free HD Video Downloads

NBC has re-released the NBC Direct service for a third time. Even though NBC content is still available in a streaming form from HULU and the NBC site itself, NBC Direct changes it up by letting you download the video to your desktop or laptop. This is pretty handy for airplane or train travel, [...]

XSight URC 8603 PC Programmable, Touch Screen Remote for Under $200.

The idea of a universal remote control to eliminate the multi-remote coffee table clutter is not a new one. In fact, a remote that can control up to 18 devices with a combination of hard buttons and a touch screen has even become somewhat common place. But to find one that you can set-up yourself [...]

GeeXboX 1.2 Released as Final Version before Going 2.X

GeeXboX 1.2 has been released on the world! This is the final release of the free Linux Home Theatre PC distribution before GeexXbox gets a visually stunning overhaul in 2.0. This long awaited update includes several new features the community has been clamoring for. Probably the most intriguing update in this release is the new Win32 [...]

La Fonera 2.0 Wi-Fi Router Does It All and Pays You Cash

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jHoAfXb4chQ] The team at FON are getting dangerously close to releasing the La Fonera 2.0 Wi-Fi router to a community beyond developers. The La Fonera 2.0 is no average router taking on many tasks normally handled by your computer. In the YouTube video above Martin Varsavsky, The CEO of FON, gives us a demo of many [...]