Streaming Media Shootout: Find Out Which System Is Your Best..
Who says you have to have a media streaming device?? Besides it is so easy to take a modern thin client or build your with a pico itx board for the same price as the media streamers. Media streamers require an umbilical cord connection. Part of cut the cable revolution for people to move away form the single purpose media streamers. Most people are trying to get away from cable. One can name a half a dozen programs for the top computers platforms so you do not need a media streamer. Xbmc as one example. Xmbc can also be run on Apple tv. We use Mythtv as a dvr and thin clients as streaming devices. Who needs Apple. Roku, Dlink, Western Digital, Seagate and etc etc etc. They are old news.