Category Archives: Blu-ray

Cinematic 2

Well I’m pleased to say that the grand home cinema room project is now finished! Carrying on from where we left off last time, I’ll talk you through the pictures. The next steps were to paint and wallpaper prior to … Continue reading

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A home media network – How hard can it be?

I’ve been toying with the idea of implementing some kind of home media network for a while now – being able to move audio and video files around the house over the network between multiple devices. As I’ve reported a … Continue reading

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After getting my new HDTV just after Christmas, I decided that the DVD playback from my Sony DVD/HDD recorder (which I’ve had for five years, so it’s practically prehistoric) wasn’t really up to much on the new screen. The player … Continue reading

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