A 4SquareMedia Website

SECTIONS
> Wearable Technology
> Appliances
> Automation
> Automotive
> Buyers Guide
> CEDIA 2010
> Comment
> CES
> Content & Downloads
> Digital Photography
> Gaming
> Green Energy
> HD
> Home Cinema
> Home Office
> How Stuff Works
> Installation
> Portable Players
> Media Centres
Build Your Own Media Centre
Industry
Intel ViiV
Microsoft Or Linux
Set Top Boxes
> Phones
> Real Sound
> Reviews
> Smart Awards 2013
> Smart Ideas
> Trio Awards 08
> TVs & Large Display
> Wireless & Networking
PRODUCT REVIEW
> Featured Reviews
SERVICES
> Advertising
> Competitions
> Contact
> Disclaimer
> Signup
> Terms & Conditions
SUBSCRIBE
> Subscribe to Newsletter
> Subscribe to Magazine



Top 10 Viewed Articles
  1. Who Has The Best LCD TV: Sony, Toshiba Or Samsung?
  2. FIRST LCD TV REVIEW: LG Scarlet 60 Vs Samsung Series 6
  3. Sony PS4 Not Far Away
  4. The Humble PC Gets A Whopping Makeover
  5. Sony Bravia LCD TVs Vs Samsung LED HD TVs Which is Best?
  6. Toshiba Working With Microsoft On New Entertainment Xbox
  7. Blu-ray Xbox 360 Planned By Microsoft
  8. Massive Failure Rate For Xbox 360 Exposed
  9. Free Sony PS3 Con
  10. How To Build Your Own Digital Media Server: Part I
Top 10 Viewed Reviews
  1. First Review: Samsung Series 7 LED TV
  2. Movies On-The-Go With Teac DVD Boombox
  3. Who Has The Best 32-inch Screen: Panasonic, Samsung, or Sony?
  4. Who Has The Best Home Theatre Kit? Denon vs Bose
  5. Every Bit Of Defence Counts
  6. New Denon Home Theatre Makes Bose Look Like Yesterdays Technology
  7. Best Media Player On The Market
  8. At $1,499 The Aldi Medion 17-inch Notebook Is A Steal
  9. Affordable Noise Cancelling Headphones That Work
  10. B&W 600 Speaker Delivers Real Sound






MEDIA CENTRES / MICROSOFT OR LINUX
Freeview Issues Holds Up New Topfield Linux Media Centre     Freeview Issues Holds Up New Topfield Linux Media Centre
Set top box maker Topfield is set to release a brand new Linux media centre that will deliver content management via a new interactive software offering. However the box has been stalled due to issues over Freeview.

Imerge Media Server Offers 6TB Storage     Imerge Media Server Offers 6TB Storage
Imerge's MS1 media server and XiVASafe storage solutions are said to combine state-of-the-art electronics, as well as delivering up to 6GB of storage, says the company.

Microsoft Hits Brick Wall With Online Advertising     Microsoft Hits Brick Wall With Online Advertising
Microsoft has admitted it is struggling to gain online advertisers, with Google gobbling up as much as 60 per cent of the search-based advertising market, according to a report in The Independent.

New Helios Networking Media Hub Unveiled     New Helios Networking Media Hub Unveiled
Helios Labs has launched the Odyssey, a networking media hub that is capable of streaming content to multiple X-Line players as well as any UPnP-enabled devices, the company says.

Microsoft US Demands Please Explain Over Media Center Leaks     Microsoft US Demands Please Explain Over Media Center Leaks
Microsoft has demanded Crestron in the US explain how SmartHouse in Australia came to reveal that a new automation and based media center was set to be jointly released in September in the USA by both Microsoft and Crestron.

Hot Vista Media Centre PCs And Notebooks     Hot Vista Media Centre PCs And Notebooks
The Microsoft Windows Vista operating system takes your PC one step closer to being the heart of your entertainment system. Find out how to take Vista to your living room with our media centre PC and notebook, and universal remote line up.

IceTV EPG Now Vista Compatible     IceTV EPG Now Vista Compatible
The IceTV electronic program guide (EPG) and Personal Interactive Media Planner (PIMP) are now compatible with Windows media centre PCs running Vista.

HP Touchscreen Media Centre In Oz April 07     HP Touchscreen Media Centre In Oz April 07
HP Australia has seen the light and in April they will launch their stunning TouchSmart PC Media Center in Australia.

New Vista Media Center A Big Improvement     New Vista Media Center A Big Improvement
The new Vista Media Center is a big improvement over its predecessor and during the next 12 months I predict that CEDIA members and solution providers with home automation applications will see wider adoption of the Windows Vista Media Center platform in Australia.

Key Microsoft Partner Sues Over EPG Service     Key Microsoft Partner Sues Over EPG Service
Microsoft has been seriously embarrased by the actions of its MSN partner in Australia after they took legal action to stop consumers having access to content on their Microsoft Media Centre PC.

Stream Your TV and Music For Free     Stream Your TV and Music For Free
Hauppauge Digital has announced its own "place-shifting" product which allows users to access content from their home PC, including TV, from any internet connection.

USB Tuners Get Even Smaller     USB Tuners Get Even Smaller
Tuner card manufacturer AVerMedia has announced what it claims is the smallest and lightest USB tuner, the AVerTV DVB-T Volar.

How to Pimp (and Tweak) Your Media Center     How to Pimp (and Tweak) Your Media Center
IceTV released their way to PIMP your Media Center ride this week, but here the SmartHouse team have come up with some more ways to make this operating system work Your Way.

Altech Score Blu-ray World First     Altech Score Blu-ray World First
Altech Computers has announced the release of the world's first Media Centre to incorporate a Blu-ray drive.

HP Offers Cool Media Center Deal     HP Offers Cool Media Center Deal
Hewlett Packard is bundling free limited subscriptions to IceTV's free-to-air electronic programme guide (EPG) with HP's new Media Center PCs.





LATEST REVIEWS
New LG 65   New LG 65" Ultra High Definition TV, Complete With Pop Down Speakers: REVIEW
LG Australia has finally rolled out their 65" Ultra High Definition TV offering in Australia and what you get is a TV that delivers a quantum leap in TV technology and surprisingly a significantly improved sound system that is delivered from pop down speakers but the big question is whether it is worth $6,999.
Product Rating 4.5

Westfield To Split   Westfield To Split
Shopping giant to separate ANZ, international operation
Product Rating 0

REVIEW:Note 3 Is The Best There Is In Phablet Smartphones   REVIEW:Note 3 Is The Best There Is In Phablet Smartphones
If you are one of those people who love technology but struggle to manage the hundreds of apps and the endless capabilities that today's smartphones are capable of delivering then the new Samsung Note 3 is not for you.
Product Rating 5




SMARTHOUSE NEWSLETTER
Get the latest news
Subscribe today for your daily news of consumer electronic news...
Get the latest news

ADVERTISE
SmartHouse
reaches over 2 million consumers a year. Contact us today about special deals..

For more information ...

LATEST ISSUE
Smarthouse's
Apr/May 2011 issue

reviews the hot new iPhone attach device, the Zeppelin Air. And we look at what's going on in the tablet space...