Posts Tagged ‘DVR’
 
 
 
DVR
 
DISH Super Joey
DISH Super Joey
DISH Super Joey

DISH’s New Super Joey Lets You Record Up to 8 Shows Simultaneously

DISH has made their award-winning Hopper Whole-Home DVR platform even better with the addition of the new Super Joey. The new device adds an additional two network tuners to the Hopper's already three, so your household can eas...
 
 
Home Theater
 
Channel Master DVR+ main
Channel Master DVR+ main
Channel Master DVR+ main

Channel Master DVR+ Review

I
used to have a Replay unit in the early 90's for recording TV shows  — it was clunky and the hard drive was noisy but it worked. To record shows today you have to depend on a digital record...
 
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Home Theater
 
Fan TV-1
Fan TV-1
Fan TV-1

Is Fan TV the Ultimate Set Top Box?

Eschewing the traditional cable box experience is no easy feat.  Google attempted it with their Google TV, Apple simply provides a box to connect to their iTunes Stores, and while the Xbox One has grandiose plans to become the ...

 
Home Theater
 
Tivo Mini
Tivo Mini
Tivo Mini

Tivo Mini Meta Review

Despite the onslaught of set-top boxes allowing TV watchers to access a myriad of shows on demand, TiVo has survived.  But just barely.  Factor in cable boxes with built-in functionally at a lower cost and it's a bit baffling t...
 
Comparisons
 
DirecTV vs Dish Network
DirecTV vs Dish Network
DirecTV vs Dish Network

DirecTV vs. Dish Network (comparison)

Ready to switch from cable to a satellite dish? DirecTV and Dish Network each have benefits and drawbacks. DirecTV is known for better customer service, but Dish Network is actually the provider with live 24/7 assistance. Dish ...
 
DVR
 
Boxee TV
Boxee TV
Boxee TV

Boxee TV Offers Unlimited DVR Storage Thanks to the Cloud

A few years ago Boxee was simply a piece of software.  At one point the company had hoped to license their interface to major TV manufacturers.  Needless to say that never came to fruition.  Instead, Boxee partnered with D-Link...

 
DVR
 
Tivo Premier
Tivo Premier
Tivo Premier

TiVo Premiere Digital Video Recorder Review

I’m no stranger to digital video recorders and television shows -- I had a Replay unit back when the idea of recording TV shows to a hard drive was a novel concept. And for sure I enjoyed “time shifting” so I could watch a show...
 
Deal Of Day
 
Slingbox SOLO
Slingbox SOLO
Slingbox SOLO

Deal of the Day: Sling Media SB260-100 Slingbox SOLO

For today only, get the Sling Media SB260-100 Slingbox SOLO at Best Buy for only $99.99 instead of paying its original price of $179.99. What’s great about the Slingbox SOLO is that you can easily watch and control your favorit...
 
Camcorders
 
Swann RemoteCam Video Camera & Recorder DVR-410
Swann RemoteCam Video Camera & Recorder DVR-410
Swann RemoteCam Video Camera & Recorder DVR-410

Swann RemoteCam Video Camera and Recorder DVR-410 Review

I’ve always been intrigued by “spy” devices -- maybe it’s my love of gadgets, tempered by all those James Bond movies I watched growing up. Regardless, the idea of doing things in “plain” sight” is cool. And hey, it’s even usef...

 
Home Theater
 
Cool-slim
Cool-slim
Cool-slim

Active Thermal Management Cool-slim Component Cooler Review

Most reviews don’t need to start with a history lesson, but this one does. For those who remember the days of tube-based amplifiers, keeping them cool wasn’t just sensible but vital. The reason? Heat isn’t good for electronics,...
 
Amazon Deals
 
Hauppauge WinTV DCR-2650 Dual Tuner Cable Card TV Tuner
Hauppauge WinTV DCR-2650 Dual Tuner Cable Card TV Tuner
Hauppauge WinTV DCR-2650 Dual Tuner Cable Card TV Tuner

Hauppauge WinTV DCR-2650 Dual Tuner Cable Card TV Tuner – $99 + Free Ship

Like TiVo with a twist, Hauppauge comes along and provides us with a new way to record live TV and digital cable. But this time without the monthly fees attached. It does so with this WinTV DVR box, now discounted on Amazon for...
 
Services
 
Boxee Live TV
Boxee Live TV
Boxee Live TV

Boxee Live TV

Boxee Box is about to get a little bit better thanks to a small device called the Boxee Live TV.  It plugs into the Boxee Box (the one made by D-Link - this won't work with your PC or Mac) and allows you to navigate and watch t...