Television is changing. The word itself used to refer to the device at the center of attention in most living rooms, but these days TV is not a piece of hardware but a service. A service you can easily get online at little to no cost.
This means that you can cut the cord with your traditional cable or satellite service, but before you do, you should know what you’re getting into. Internet television exists, but to call it mature would be disingenuous. You should know what to expect before making the leap. Matt Smith will help you prepare.
Our latest guide “Watch The Web: Media Center Guide 2011″ gives you the information you need to cut the cable and get your favorite shows online. Download it now, for free!
This guide will teach you everything you need to know about buying, using and building a media center, including:
- Find online content to watch, for free or otherwise.
- Choosing between Apple TV, The Boxee Box, the Xbox 360 and other pre-built media centers.
- Building your own media center computer.
- What hardware to look for in a media center.
- What software to use on your own media center.
- Common problems with Internet TV.
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Guide Published: August 2011
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