In praise of the D-Link Boxee Box

[ Thanks to An Anonymous Reader for
this link. ]

“While we admire the device’s creative design, a more
traditional, flat, rectangular mechanical design would have
integrated more efficiently with the rest of our entertainment
gear, which is stacked within an equipment cabinet. The D-Link
device might look cool out in the open, but the device’s small,
continually-running cooling fan is considerably less annoying
behind the cabinet’s closed door. Nothing’s more annoying than the
drone of a cooling fan amidst the quiet, poignant moments of a