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Entertainment 2.0 #141 : Hauppauge CableCARD Tuner and More!

Entertainment 2.0 is Brought to You by Low Carbon PCFor Episode 141 of the Entertainment 2.0 podcast Josh Pollard was once again joined by Richard Gunther. The news this week continued to center around CableCARD tuners for Windows Media Center, but fortunately Josh finally got his hands on one! The guys kicked off the show by discussing Josh’s CableCARD self-install for the Hauppauge WinTV-DCR-2650 that he received for review. More CableCARD tuner news followed as Ceton announced pricing and availability of their next device, and Richard provided an update on SiliconDust’s offerings. Then Josh and Richard talked about the release of the many development teams that are working on Windows 8. The show wrapped up with a quick tip work-around for Netflix on slower PCs. Make sure to join the guys for the live recording next week at 8pm ET!

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Josh Pollard

Josh has been writing software since his parents brought home their first computer. His love for gadgets and technology eventually spurred a passion for home theater technology. After starting the DMZ, he received Microsoft’s MVP award for Windows Media Center. Even though the beloved home theater PC platform is all but dead he continues to tinker with consumer entertainment technology. He’s a life-long gamer and DIY smart home enthusiast. He co-hosts the Entertainment 2.0 podcast with Richard Gunther and the DMZ’s gaming podcast, Story Players, with Joe DeStazio.