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Forum: XM and Sirius Satellite Radio   04-27-2016, 06:38 AM
Replies: 215
Views: 68,975
Posted By bwturner1951
I did say curated *shows*, with a live host, like...

I did say curated *shows*, with a live host, like Dave Koz. Maybe hosted would have been a better word? Does Spotify have those? Please enlighten me on where to find if so.

I'm happy for you that...
Forum: XM and Sirius Satellite Radio   04-26-2016, 09:16 AM
Replies: 215
Views: 68,975
Posted By bwturner1951
There's no such thing as 'background' music in my...

There's no such thing as 'background' music in my house. :D
Forum: XM and Sirius Satellite Radio   04-26-2016, 08:30 AM
Replies: 215
Views: 68,975
Posted By bwturner1951
As a status update to my earlier post about...

As a status update to my earlier post about Sirius/XM audio quality, I cancelled my subscription and have now become a disciple of Spotify. Although I will miss some of the curated shows, especially...
Forum: Official AVS Forum Blu-ray Disc Reviews   03-15-2016, 10:37 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 937
Posted By bwturner1951
Rant warning! No amount of sound and video...

Rant warning!

No amount of sound and video editing and processing can compensate for the amateurish production of GOT. It gets worse every season. The running, burning horse in season 6 put it...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   03-15-2016, 04:57 AM
Replies: 4,602
Views: 368,490
Posted By bwturner1951
I'm considering purchasing either a Marantz 7008...

I'm considering purchasing either a Marantz 7008 or 7010 as a replacement for my Denon 2212ci to power my 5.1 Home Theater & audio system plus 2 other stereo zones. I clearly understand the...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   03-09-2016, 09:27 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,130
Posted By bwturner1951
Thanks for your reply. Sorry for the confusing...

Thanks for your reply. Sorry for the confusing terminology. I'll attempt to clarify what I meant by account on the AVR. It's akin to a Pandora, Rhapsody, Sirius/XM or other subscription-based...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   03-09-2016, 07:32 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,130
Posted By bwturner1951
Spotify Connect or AVR Spotify account?

Other than simplifying the startup of the activity, how does using the Spotify (Premium) account on an AVR differ from using Spotify Connect from an iOS device? I assume that they both provide the...
Forum: XM and Sirius Satellite Radio   12-21-2015, 07:57 AM
Replies: 215
Views: 68,975
Posted By bwturner1951
Very heady posts and reading. Thanks to all you...

Very heady posts and reading. Thanks to all you Sirius/XM nerds for adding to the body of knowledge that us nerd wannabes can read but not completely understand. However, I think I understand the...
Forum: What's Your System Configuration   01-29-2013, 07:25 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,413
Posted By bwturner1951
I call this my practical system because I have...

I call this my practical system because I have no dedicated space in the house nor unlimited financial resources to build the kind of dream HT system that I would like. This represents a compromise...
Forum: XM and Sirius Satellite Radio   01-28-2013, 06:56 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,017
Posted By bwturner1951
Great questions YeOldMetalHead. I'll be...

Great questions YeOldMetalHead. I'll be interested in hearing responses as I have the same issue with Sirus/XM. I'm using a Sirius Home Connect Tuner with an external roof mounted antenna that feeds...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   03-26-2012, 11:16 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 27,689
Posted By bwturner1951
Hi folks. I'm relatively new to the NAS...

Hi folks. I'm relatively new to the NAS streaming solution and need some advice please. Sorry for the noob questions.

I just purchased the WD Live 2TB and want to stream Blu-Ray movies and high...
Forum: XM and Sirius Satellite Radio   03-26-2012, 10:15 AM
Replies: 215
Views: 68,975
Posted By bwturner1951
Interesting discussion here ladies and gents. I...

Interesting discussion here ladies and gents. I gave up Sirius about a year ago when I got so hacked off at them for keeping the Sirius and XM components separate, requiring a subscription to each...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   03-26-2012, 08:39 AM
Replies: 20,060
Views: 1,925,525
Posted By bwturner1951
Copied over from the Denon AVR 789 thread. ...

Copied over from the Denon AVR 789 thread.

Quote:Originally Posted by bwturner1951 http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/21807174)

On the issue of...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   03-26-2012, 05:39 AM
Replies: 3,338
Views: 550,780
Posted By bwturner1951
Quote:Originally Posted by deletedpenguin...

Quote:Originally Posted by deletedpenguin http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/21827096)

Regardless of app, there are pretty significant hardware...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   03-25-2012, 06:49 PM
Replies: 3,338
Views: 550,780
Posted By bwturner1951
Does anyone use the SmartHub Music app on the...

Does anyone use the SmartHub Music app on the UNxx7000 to stream music from their computer to their A/V system? Anyone use an NAS music server for the same purpose? I find that when I use the NAS...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   03-21-2012, 07:24 AM
Replies: 11,490
Views: 1,323,542
Posted By bwturner1951
Quote:Originally Posted by jdsmoothie...

Quote:Originally Posted by jdsmoothie http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/21772133)

Also note that the Sirius/XM inputs were dropped as Sirius/XM is...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   03-15-2012, 06:55 AM
Replies: 3,338
Views: 550,780
Posted By bwturner1951
Quote:Originally Posted by Bri in Mtl...

Quote:Originally Posted by Bri in Mtl http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/21780729)

Putting Bias lighting behind the TV is definitely one of the...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   03-13-2012, 02:25 PM
Replies: 20,060
Views: 1,925,525
Posted By bwturner1951
Quote:Originally Posted by jdsmoothie...

Quote:Originally Posted by jdsmoothie http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/21773399)

^^
Have you read my response to your post in the 789 thread?
...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   03-13-2012, 01:01 PM
Replies: 20,060
Views: 1,925,525
Posted By bwturner1951
I purchased my 2112ci this past weekend at...

I purchased my 2112ci this past weekend at Audiotronics in Roanoke VA for $500. They were running a 'special' on it. My 2112 was originally purchased to replace my AVR 789 but when I discovered...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   03-13-2012, 08:13 AM
Replies: 11,490
Views: 1,323,542
Posted By bwturner1951
I was able to find the 2112ci at Audiotronics in...

I was able to find the 2112ci at Audiotronics in Roanoke, VA for $499 so picked one up Saturday. It's disappointing that the 2112ci has fewer speaker outputs than the 789. There is no 'Speaker B' on...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   03-08-2012, 06:16 AM
Replies: 11,490
Views: 1,323,542
Posted By bwturner1951
Quote:Originally Posted by jdsmoothie...

Quote:Originally Posted by jdsmoothie http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/21746776)

Correct. Note that with option #2, although optical will not...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   03-07-2012, 08:09 AM
Replies: 11,490
Views: 1,323,542
Posted By bwturner1951
After reading through this and other threads I...

After reading through this and other threads I think I understand why my new Samsung BD-D5500 3D BDP doesn't show 3D movies on my new Samsung UN46D7000 TV but does show 3D streaming content from the...
Forum: XM and Sirius Satellite Radio   06-14-2010, 10:33 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 45,026
Posted By bwturner1951
I've been waiting over a year for the merger so...

I've been waiting over a year for the merger so that I can get the XM receiver on my car activate on my Sirius account. I have three receivers activated on my account two of which I use, one in the...
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