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Forum: Great Found Deals   11-22-2015, 08:28 AM
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Views: 147
Posted By barber76
MJ's "Thriller" is free album of the week at Google play

Subj. You must have a Google account with card attached.
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   08-07-2015, 01:44 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 188
Posted By barber76
"Masha and the bear" on Netflix.

Lobbying this. :) Very popular Russian animated series, season 1, now available on Netflix streaming.
Targets mainly up to 8 yrs old, though I enjoyed it myself. :)
Child-safe. No violence, at...
Forum: AVS Forum Articles   06-25-2015, 10:50 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 5,093
Posted By barber76
Worst mistake I'me made three days ago installing...

Worst mistake I'me made three days ago installing bathtub sink. I saved ~50$ on doing it myself. Now I have to pay at least $1k for laminate flooring replacement...
Forum: Great Found Deals   06-22-2015, 10:26 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 237
Posted By barber76
Google Nexus Player $69 in BB

Google Nexus player (http://www.bestbuy.com/site/google-nexus-player-streaming-media-console-black/2445015.p?id=1219542308629&skuId=2445015) $69 in BB.
I don't have one, but reportedly it works fine...
Forum: Official AVS Forum Blu-ray Disc Reviews   05-23-2015, 10:06 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,597
Posted By barber76
I'm somewhat hesitant to ask, since English is...

I'm somewhat hesitant to ask, since English is not my native language, but... Is "A PROVACATIVE MIND-BENDER" quote on the backside of BR case has some meaning or the disk was let out with giant typo ?
Forum: Firewire 1394 Trade Association Q&A   05-08-2015, 12:22 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 7,673
Posted By barber76
Except that this one is PCI, not PCIe.

Except that this one is PCI, not PCIe.
Forum: Official AVS Forum Blu-ray Disc Reviews   05-06-2015, 01:55 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,462
Posted By barber76
Mmm, Serebryakov, great actor, always solid...

Mmm, Serebryakov, great actor, always solid performance.
He gained instant popularity in USSR after playing karate prodigy in 1989's "Fanat" ( Soviet Bruce Lee of some kind :) ). Thankfully...
Forum: HTPC - Linux Chat   09-26-2014, 09:49 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,183
Posted By barber76
I have a freshly updated 14.04 LTS, and all I...

I have a freshly updated 14.04 LTS, and all I needed is install user agent plugin for Chrome, which took ~30sec. Netflix works fine!
:D
Hopefully in a few days Netflix updates UA check so even...
Forum: General Home Theater & Media/Game Rooms   09-12-2014, 11:34 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 309
Posted By barber76
extending powerline kit with extra adapter

Hi everyone.
For quite a long time I'm using Linksys PLSK400 powerline kit. Is it possible to extend my powerline network to another room by adding one more 'receivng' adapter (PLS400)? And if so,...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   05-19-2014, 05:40 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 171
Posted By barber76
Dumb question. I'm sure someone will immediately...

Dumb question. I'm sure someone will immediately tell me what I'm doing wrong.
My setup is: two external sources (Sony Blu-ray player and HTPC) -> receiver Denon 1612 -> TV Panasonic P50ST50....
Forum: Speakers   05-13-2014, 02:52 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 951
Posted By barber76
I can only speak for SP-FS51-LR, maybe it is...

I can only speak for SP-FS51-LR, maybe it is relevant to SP-FS52-LR as well. I had to add central speaker for movies, since couldn't get enough speech clarity with 2.0. (instrumental music was fine,...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   05-07-2014, 03:58 PM
Replies: 1,708
Views: 157,563
Posted By barber76
2 Brajesh, lulimet: thanks for your input. Then,...

2 Brajesh, lulimet: thanks for your input. Then, Fire TV it is!
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   05-07-2014, 10:26 AM
Replies: 1,708
Views: 157,563
Posted By barber76
Don't want to start a new thread, so asking...

Don't want to start a new thread, so asking here: I need a smartbox in kids room. Streaming Netflix, but also playing DVD rips from network share (I have a hard drive plugged straight to the...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   04-23-2014, 02:53 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 429
Posted By barber76
I was going to suggest DN2820FYKH NUC kit,...

I was going to suggest DN2820FYKH NUC kit, though it IS a PC, but... If you put Ubuntu on it, you'll need hacks to watch Netflix. Otherwise you have to add Windows and this gets you out of price...
Forum: HTPC - Linux Chat   04-14-2014, 12:40 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,017
Posted By barber76
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by psykosonik http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/t/1526274/display-issues-with-intel-nuc-dn2820fykh-yamaha-rx-v667#post_24588923)

Hi...
Forum: HTPC - Linux Chat   04-09-2014, 08:30 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,017
Posted By barber76
Could you tell how DN2820FYKH works with Linux?...

Could you tell how DN2820FYKH works with Linux? As I understand, this NUC is cheapest, BayTrail based ? Any glitches with Linux on it?
Also, what exactly have you put on it - XBMCbuntu, or Ubuntu +...
Forum: Computers and Parts Great Found Deals!   11-22-2013, 03:29 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 582
Posted By barber76
Corsair CX430M $29.99 after rebate card. Newegg....

Corsair CX430M $29.99 after rebate card. Newegg. (http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16817139049&ignorebbr=1)
I couldn't find till what time the promotion is valid.
Note, that it...
Forum: HTPC - Linux Chat   07-10-2013, 11:54 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,810
Posted By barber76
I'm using Harmony 650 (IR), with external IR...

I'm using Harmony 650 (IR), with external IR receiver plugged to HTPC's usb port. I chose harmony to have one remote for everything - HTPC + TV + receiver.
Some XBMC-specific operations, like using...
Forum: Great Found Deals   03-19-2013, 09:16 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 459
Posted By barber76
BB has its Avengers exclusive pack on sale for...

BB has its Avengers exclusive pack on sale for $19.99 . Regular price is $69. IN STORE ONLY!
I've got one yesterday. It includes: fancy box, some stuff related to card games with Marvel...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   12-13-2012, 09:38 AM
Replies: 10,065
Views: 1,094,211
Posted By barber76
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by barber76 http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Great Found Deals!   12-12-2012, 02:51 PM
Replies: 854
Views: 95,406
Posted By barber76
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by timatraw http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/t/1406945/panasonic-st50-deals/630#post_22692192)

Anybody bought their ST50 thru...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   12-12-2012, 11:30 AM
Replies: 1,061
Views: 799,225
Posted By barber76
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by barber76 http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/t/931459/show-your-htpc-setup/930#post_22280867)

My 1st attempt on HTPC, and HT in...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   12-11-2012, 02:35 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 343
Posted By barber76
Well, it leads me to another, more general Q: if...

Well, it leads me to another, more general Q: if it all goes down to repeating a single frame N times, is 24 fps - even in the best case of each frame being repeated equal number of times - really...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   12-11-2012, 12:24 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 343
Posted By barber76
I think motion smoother is OFF, but I'll...

I think motion smoother is OFF, but I'll double-check when get back home. I'm quite sure I switched it OFF the very first day, since immediately noticed SOE with it.
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   12-11-2012, 11:18 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 343
Posted By barber76
I'm really not sure which forum section should I...

I'm really not sure which forum section should I post to. So please point me to the correct one.
The problem: yesterday I finally watched Blu-Ray (MIP: the Ghost Protocol) on my new P50ST50....
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