eHomeUpgrade "Digital Home to the Max" Award 2007

In recognition of their ingenuity and inventiveness for creating an uber-connected DIY Digital Home like no other, we are awarding Steve Lindsay, Simon Smith, and Paul Webber with our first annual "Digital Home to the Max" award. Let their projects be inspiration on what you can accomplish with some planning and little hard work. The [...]

eHomeUpgrade 2007 Readership Survey Results

It was about three months ago when we first announced the readership survey on eHomeUpgrade. I'm happy to say the results have been both eye-opening and unexpected. Highlights: The average reader has three PCs connected to their home network, their primary OS is Windows (but they're also interested in learning more about the other platforms), [...]

2007 Readership Survey

Hey gang! We're interested in getting a better grasp on our readership for future site changes, content additions, and just all around curiosity. If you have a moment, please submit your details [Survey ended - see results]. Also, if any of the data collected over the next several months really stands out (or takes us [...]

eHU Giveaway: Sonos Digital Music System – Introductory Bundle

In the spirit of starting the new year with a bang, we are happy to announce that we will be giving away a Sonos Digital Music System – Introductory Bundle to one lucky person. The bundle will include (2) ZonePlayers and (1) Wireless Controller, for a total combined value of $1199.00! The prize will be [...]

Quick Poll: Which Portable Media Player Will Take the Top Spot in 2005?

With so many great options introduced in the portable media player space for Q4, which device do you think will take the crown in sales for 2005? Also, which feature(s) do you think set them apart from the competition. Note: Polls are open to the public – VOTE NOW.

eHU Giveaway: SnapStream Beyond TV 4, DVICO FusionHDTV Gold Tuner Card Bundle

Well, we did it! We managed to squeeze in one more giveaway for the year, and it's a good one. SnapStream and DVICO have graciously donated 6 product bundles consisting of their latest and greatest Beyond TV 4 PVR software and DVICO FusionHDTV Gold tuner card (Note: winners will be able to pick between [...]

eHomeUpgrade Nominated "Best Community Resource" in The Media Center Show Awards ’05

Ian Dixon has just informed us that eHomeUpgrade has been nominated as Best Community Resource in the Media Center Show Awards 2005! While we're not officially the winner of this prestigious category, you can help us capture the title by voting for us today (final day to vote is Dec. 9th). Note: when you vote, [...]

Quick Poll: Will the Set-Top Box Eventually be an HTPC Killer?

Just wondering... What are the chances that cable and satellite set-top boxes take over the HTPC market — in particular Microsoft's MCE platform — like they've done with TiVo and the DVR market? I'm sure your gut feeling tells you NO WAY, but what do you make of Comcast's advancements lately: refined DVR offering, VOD [...]