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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…
Apple TV has been gaining a lot of popularity lately and yet, the consumers could not use one of the top media streaming apps with it: Hulu and Hulu Plus. However, things are set to change as Apple has managed to include Hulu’s streaming TV …
A review of the Synology DS212, part of the Synology NAS line that allows you to backup files and act as a media streamer for your home.
Get Connected at Home with the Javelin S4. The Patriot Memory Javelin S4 is the perfect dlna media server to use to stream movies and other media throughout your home.
A while back, we reviewed a XBMC Ubuntu installation as an optional way to build a media server used to stream content for your HTPC. With it being an award winning FREE open source “media player and entertainment hub for digital media” as well as …
Learn how to install the new Android XBMC Remote App to control your XBMC Media Server.
Buying a Home Media Player for your home can be very challenging. There are a wide variety of formats, and discovering your missing a critical one after buying can be very disappointing. You als
Learn how to upgrade your FreeNAS 8 installation and prepare it for implementing a FreeNAS DLNA media server.
One of the largest wireless network operators in America, Verizon is coming up with a home media server product that removes the need for your set-top box.