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- About HSIHome System Integration was born out of the desire to share and learn new ways of connecting the different technologies many of us have throughout the home. From connecting a game console to a surround sound receiver to setting up a streaming media server, there seems to be a multitude of way in accomplishing these tasks. The crew at Home System Integration (HSI), being a group of IT professionals with an affinity for home theater and home technology, thought this would be a great place to share what we know in hopes that the rest of the world will share what they know in return! That idea has evolved into creating something bigger. This isn’t just a website with reviews and articles, this is meant to be interactive! This is about creating a community where no matter what your skill level, no matter how obscure the question, there will be someone here that can answer it! So please, come visit often! Share your opinions, knowledge, and especially your “lessons learned” about how to create something technologically stunning in your homes! Home System Integration Team Member Bio’s Tom Abell (a.k.a. Billy) – Editor in Chief Put simply, Tom loves technology! He’s…
Hisense Pulse, a new set top box offering featuring the often misunderstood GoogleTV platform. Will this box change the direction for Google TV?
At its recent I/O conference in San Francisco, Google announced the launch of its new media streaming player, the Nexus Q. The new device, which is black in color and spherical in shape, can be used to connect a series of Android based devices in …
Sony recently introduced its second generation SMP media player called SMP N200. The company, which had been successful with the SMP 100 media player earlier, aims to bring the power of streaming media to older TVs, and turn them into Smart TVs at a reasonable …
There are a number of companies offering streaming media players in the market today, and Google plans to be one of them soon. The Wall Street Journal had recently revealed that the search engine giant is busy with its ‘Project Tungsten’, to design and develop …
Size does matter when it comes to accommodating a streaming media player in your TV or home theatre room. That is why, Roku, a well-known streaming media brand, has come up with a new, small streaming media player – Roku Streaming Stick.
Via announced recently that its VIA Nano X2 Dual-core Processors will be featured in the upcoming ZOTAC ZBOX Mini-PC. Could this be your next HTPC?
More good signs of life for GoogleTV and future changes right around the corner! Slingbox is now producing a beta client: Slingplayer for Connected Devices.