Episode 1159

My DVR Expander eSATA Edition DVR Extra Storage Link: Western Digital   This is a new version of Western Digital’s My DVR Expander series, for expanding the storage of your DVR.  This one has a faster eSATA connection, and is compatible with specific models of Scientific Atlanta and TiVo DVRs.  You can even hook up …

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Episode 1098

AVerLife Cinema Media Player for TV Link: AVerMedia   From AVerMedia, the AVerLife Cinema is a simple multimedia player for outputting to your TV.  No storage included, just a bare player with a card reader and a USB port for your input source, with HDMI (720p), component and composite out to the TV. MAD is …

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Episode 1025

Sylvania TV with HaloLight Ambient Light for TV Link: TV History    TV Lamps Dick’s Gadget Warehouse   Dick has fond memories of HaloLight, a feature on certain Sylvania TV sets in the 1950’s which glowed around the picture tube. Sadly Dick doesn’t have one of those sets in his warehouse. The idea is not dead …

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Episode 1011

Western Digital My DVR Expander 1TB External Storage for DVR Link: Western Digital   Dick plays “What’s In the Box?” with Leo again.  Way back in Episode 363, Dick did the original My DVR Expander from Western Digital.  The latest iteration has far higher capacities, 1TB or 500GB.  Choice of eSATA or USB.  Compatible with …

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Episode 1001

TV Hat “Personal Movie Theater Experience” Link: asseenontvhat.com   Back in Episode 982, a listener wrote in about the TV Hat. At CES 2010, the TV Hat is one of the exhibitors, and Dick manages to get hold of one to try it out. The idea is that you would put your own PMP or …

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