The Quest For The Perfect Affordable HTPC

I’m on the quest for an affordable home theatre PC (HTPC) solution to go with my recently-purchased 46″ Samsung HDTV. I already have one, almost. I have an old eMachines box with an AMD Athlon 3000+ 64-bit processor at 1.8GHz and 2GB of RAM that’s connected to my router. Basically, it’s somewhat of a glorifiedContinue reading “The Quest For The Perfect Affordable HTPC”

Windows 7 Release Candidate Experience Thus Far

I’m no stranger to Windows 7 – I’ve been running one of the early betas on a few computers for a while now, but have resisted shifting the whole house over until the Release Candidate was available. I got ahold of the release candidate this weekend, and spent pretty much all of Saturday installing itContinue reading “Windows 7 Release Candidate Experience Thus Far”