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Forum: Video Download Services & Hardware   01-24-2015, 01:20 PM
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Posted By mailiang
If you liked Fox's Prison Break, check out The...

If you liked Fox's Prison Break, check out The Flash on CW. Scofield and Burrows are back!;)

Ian :D
Forum: Blu-ray Software   01-24-2015, 01:14 PM
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Posted By mailiang
Still one day for me. Ian

Still one day for me.

Ian
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   01-23-2015, 04:30 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 274
Posted By mailiang
My condolences. ...

My condolences.

http://i27.photobucket.com/albums/c160/mailiang/SoldierPlayingTaps.gif

Ian
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   01-23-2015, 02:16 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 637
Posted By mailiang
You can still find the F5300 on-line. I've seen...

You can still find the F5300 on-line. I've seen them on sites like Amazon and Best Buy.

Ian
Forum: Blu-ray Software   01-23-2015, 02:10 PM
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Posted By mailiang
....and they're not as cheap. ;) Ian

....and they're not as cheap. ;)


Ian
Forum: Blu-ray Software   01-23-2015, 08:56 AM
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Posted By mailiang
So will I! Ian ;)

So will I!

Ian ;)
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   01-22-2015, 10:02 PM
Replies: 59
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Posted By mailiang
Satellite? Depends on what 'line' service is...

Satellite? Depends on what 'line' service is available in your area. Where I live there is no Fios, so I would have to resort to Verizon DSL.:eek:

Ian
Forum: Blu-ray Software   01-22-2015, 04:55 PM
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Posted By mailiang
When I say a new release I'm referring to any...

When I say a new release I'm referring to any disc that becomes available for rent within the next 30 days. It's not like you're going to run out and buy a $20.00 BD as soon as it comes out, just...
Forum: Blu-ray Software   01-22-2015, 02:10 PM
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Views: 595,684
Posted By mailiang
I haven't noticed any difference in terms of...

I haven't noticed any difference in terms of availability or delivery when it comes to new releases. I doubt there will be any major changes in regards to these titles until Netflix comes up with a...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   01-22-2015, 01:13 PM
Replies: 243
Views: 18,085
Posted By mailiang
Lightbulb Time to get a Roku. Ian ;)

Time to get a Roku.

Ian ;)
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   01-21-2015, 10:15 PM
Replies: 243
Views: 18,085
Posted By mailiang
FYI: Some members use the AVS Forum Dark skin...

FYI: Some members use the AVS Forum Dark skin option and have problems reading darker font colors.

Ian
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   01-21-2015, 10:06 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 841
Posted By mailiang
Since they are are not an ISP, Directv has an...

Since they are are not an ISP, Directv has an arrangement with AT&T and Verizon. Hughes Satellite is, but their service is similar to DSL, which by today's standards is pretty slow.

Ian
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   01-21-2015, 04:28 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 841
Posted By mailiang
Post Just running the auto download test will...

Just running the auto download test will sometimes give you an erroneous reading. By checking the multi link, I have found that you not only get a list of severs to choose from, (I recommend the...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   01-21-2015, 12:21 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 841
Posted By mailiang
So that explains it! Ian :D

So that explains it!

Ian :D
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   01-21-2015, 11:55 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 841
Posted By mailiang
If you call them they will tell you what speed...

If you call them they will tell you what speed plan you're on.

Ian
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   01-20-2015, 10:25 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 841
Posted By mailiang
Lightbulb If those are your actual speeds, your are no...

If those are your actual speeds, your are no longer on the 50 meg plan.

Ian
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   01-20-2015, 09:50 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 841
Posted By mailiang
You should also click on Multi (upper right hand...

You should also click on Multi (upper right hand corner) pick the closest server initially and check save. You can also change not only the location, but the number of servers, and compare the...
Forum: Video Download Services & Hardware   01-20-2015, 09:44 PM
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Views: 311,708
Posted By mailiang
I could have told you that, and I didn't see the...

I could have told you that, and I didn't see the film. ;)


Ian :D
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   01-20-2015, 09:41 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 54
Posted By mailiang
Yeah, unless it's under warranty, time for a new...

Yeah, unless it's under warranty, time for a new TV.;)


Ian
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   01-20-2015, 01:57 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 841
Posted By mailiang
I have to admit that Test My Net can be a bit...

I have to admit that Test My Net can be a bit confusing unless you have a good handle on how network speeds work. If the Ookla test shows speeds in the mid 40 Mbps range that are fairly consistent,...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   01-20-2015, 10:03 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 841
Posted By mailiang
How many tests did you run? Did you set it up...

How many tests did you run? Did you set it up properly? What server did you choose? Did you set it to Multi? Also try auto download only. Test My Net uses HTML5 standard, not flash, it shows the...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   01-19-2015, 10:07 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 841
Posted By mailiang
I have to respectfully disagree. Speed tests may...

I have to respectfully disagree. Speed tests may not be totally accurate in terms of 'actual' up and down load speeds, since there are many variables, but ones like Ookla, or even better, Test My...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   01-19-2015, 04:20 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 637
Posted By mailiang
1080p Netflix with a bit rate of 5800 kbps...

1080p Netflix with a bit rate of 5800 kbps usually offers better PQ then 720p (3000 kbps) streams, but most of that has to do with the fact that you are also getting nearly twice the bandwidth. ;)
...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   01-19-2015, 03:10 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 841
Posted By mailiang
I'm not familiar with the new Apple routers or...

I'm not familiar with the new Apple routers or the Linksys 1900. Personally I prefer the Netgears and their Genie Utility, but that's just me. Any quality dual band should work well for you.



I...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   01-19-2015, 09:16 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 637
Posted By mailiang
http://i27.photobucket.com/albums/c160/mailiang/Fa...

http://i27.photobucket.com/albums/c160/mailiang/Falling.gif
OMG! Mr Panasonic bought a Sony! And and an LCD to boot! Ouch! :D




I paid about $450.00 for my C2 back in early 2010. I believe it...
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