Amazon sells the Sony SMPU10 USB Media Player for $69.99 – $40 instant discount + free ship = $29.99! Plug in a USB drive and you can watch up to 1080 content. It has a HDMI output and other HD hookups.
Grew up back East, got sick of the cold and headed West. Since I was small I have been pushing buttons - both electronic and human. With an insatiable need for tech I thought "why not start a blog focusing on technology, and use my dislikes and likes to post on gadgets."