March, 2008

  • 25 Million Home Theater PCs by 2013?

    According to a report released by ABI Research, the number of PCs running home theaters could grow to 25 million worldwide by 2013. Microsoft Vista and the Windows Media Center application are helping drive growth in the HTPC market. With the introduction...
  • Windows Media Center & Digital Cable Setup video

    A new Digital Cable Setup video is available that gives step by step instructions on how to setup digital TV in Windows Media Center on a Windows Vista Digital Cable compatible PC. The video walks you through the steps to activate CableCARD™, configure...
  • Introduction to WebGuide for Installers

    Using Windows Media Center as the entertainment backbone of an installation will allow your customers to enjoy their personal media, audio, and video from anywhere in their home. WebGuide takes this a step further by allowing clients to access the same...
  • The NextGen Digital Lifestyles Home Videos

    It is interesting to think how close to the Jetsons we have really come. As an installer you deal with the future of home entertainment and home control integration, but at CES 2008 The NextGen Digital Lifestyles Home really showed some of what is possible...
  • 2008 Ultimate Install Contest Announced!

    The 2008 Ultimate Install Contest was kicked off today. For the second year in a row, we are challenging integrators to find new and creative ways to use Windows Media Center as the entertainment backbone of their installations. The winner will be announced...
  • 2008 Innovative Housing Technology Awards (IHTA)

    The eighth year of the Innovative Housing Technology Awards has been kicked off by TecHome Builder Magazine . The awards aim to recognize and promote best tech advancements and building practices in the housing industry. This is another opportunity for...