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Boxee Box Review

Nov 24, 2010, 18:34 (0 Talkback[s])


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"The Boxee has been built with a simple goal in mind. Its creators say that "a lot of your favorite shows and movies are already available on the Internet. Boxee is a device that finds them and puts them on your TV. It's easy to use and even better, there's no monthly fee". That's the phrase that can be found on Boxee's homepage. Boxee has been an early player that has generated a lot of buzz in the "Media Center" circle. The project has started as a software platform that can be installed on a PC, Mac or Linux computer. The main downside of that is that this becomes a fairly expensive proposition. The Boxee Box was brought to market to provide a hardware platform capable of running the Boxee software - for $199. Try to beat that by building your own computer. Now the question is: how does it perform, and how can it help you today? Let's take a look."

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