From MythTV to Windows Media Center

I recently decided to make the leap from Ubuntu and open source MythTV to the professional product, Microsoft's Windows Media Center. Why you may ask? Well to be honest I moved and lost my Freeview reception, then came to the conclusion that without that I no longer had any real…

Tversity On Linux with vmware

My struggles with TVersity have come to an end for the moment, and I'm quite happy with that. After struggling for many hours to get it working under wine on my ubuntu machine, I decided to try out vmware running virtual windows xp. it took all of a couple of…

Ubuntu misadventures

It was about three months ago that i made the leap into linux on a almost full time basis. I had been using linux on my laptop with dual boot occasionally and had been using fedora at university (along with mac osx and windows 2000) but decided it was time…

TVersity media streaming

About a year ago I bought myself a psp off of the local auction website TradeMe, New Zealand's answer to eBay, and have since used it mostly for listening to music and not a lot else. Sure I've used it for gaming, and struggled with using it for the internet,…