Boxee Box Review
Jan 24, 2011, 17:34 (0 Talkback[s])
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"For many, the Internet has become a preferred source
of entertainment. With offerings like Netflix, VUDU, Hulu and
digital downloads, even once loyal cable television subscribers are
abandoning their service for online content.
"Up until last year, delivering local media and web content to
the living room has been a do-it-yourself Home Theater PC (HTPC)
project requiring a long list of PC hardware components and
software tinkering. Only recently have we seen a flux of
low-profile, inexpensive, media extension devices pop-up on the
"In this review we're going to take a look at once such device,
the Boxee Box by D-Link. Designed to deliver Internet TV, movies,
music, web browsing, photos and other local media to the
television, this Linux based set-top device will free you from the
confined of your computer and bring you back to the epitome of
comfort, your couch!"