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Forum: HDTV Programming   01-23-2015, 02:28 PM
Replies: 123
Views: 6,011
Posted By NickTheGreat
Well her "15 minutes" started on American Idol,...

Well her "15 minutes" started on American Idol, which is a FOX show. :D
Forum: Home Theater Computers   01-23-2015, 11:46 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 460
Posted By NickTheGreat
One channel doesn't really sound right. My...

One channel doesn't really sound right. My parents live in the sticks and get 10 or more.
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   01-23-2015, 11:36 AM
Replies: 686
Views: 40,216
Posted By NickTheGreat
No but I did meet Chris Seymour at another...

No but I did meet Chris Seymour at another members get together. Nice guy and incredibly knowledgeable. :)
Forum: General Home Theater & Media/Game Rooms   01-22-2015, 09:49 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 198
Posted By NickTheGreat
With some good blinds you could probably make it...

With some good blinds you could probably make it work. But I bet not with light walls in combination. And you're close enough that a large TV would be pretty wicked.
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   01-22-2015, 09:44 AM
Replies: 686
Views: 40,216
Posted By NickTheGreat
What a score! I only live about 45 minutes from...

What a score! I only live about 45 minutes from their offices. Weird :)
Forum: Home Automation   01-21-2015, 10:06 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 45
Posted By NickTheGreat
IF you have a Z-wave ecosystem and a controller,...

IF you have a Z-wave ecosystem and a controller, you could have a switch turn on two receptacles, open your garage door, and sound a horn in your bathroom.

Or not :D

It's an expensive...
Forum: General Home Theater & Media/Game Rooms   01-21-2015, 09:46 AM
Replies: 686
Views: 41,008
Posted By NickTheGreat
We were in Sydney Australia a few years ago on...

We were in Sydney Australia a few years ago on our honeymoon, and one of our drivers apologized on behalf of all of Australia for housing the animation studio responsible for Jar-Jar. :D
Forum: HDTV Programming   01-20-2015, 11:50 AM
Replies: 123
Views: 6,011
Posted By NickTheGreat
I often find the show silly, but we just watched...

I often find the show silly, but we just watched the one about the CIA Locations in the computer game.

That . . . was . . . ridiculous. :(
Forum: Home Automation   01-19-2015, 09:57 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 82
Posted By NickTheGreat
I have a Vera 3 with a whole slew of Z-wave...

I have a Vera 3 with a whole slew of Z-wave devices. It would really fit your bill, with the exception of the price!

But I can control from wall-mounted switches, loose remotes, and my phone...
Forum: 3D Content   01-19-2015, 09:15 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 320
Posted By NickTheGreat
I don't know how effective it'll be, but I signed...

I don't know how effective it'll be, but I signed as well. :)
Forum: Area Home Theater Meets   01-15-2015, 03:04 PM
Replies: 4,333
Views: 75,005
Posted By NickTheGreat
Quit teasing us! :D

Quit teasing us! :D
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   01-15-2015, 11:04 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 845
Posted By NickTheGreat
I like the opening bank robbing scene in The Dark...

I like the opening bank robbing scene in The Dark Knight. Not 3D, but some good bass and surround stuff :)

For 3D . . HTTYD is good. Avatar is good because even non-3D'ers think it is good 3D. ...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   01-15-2015, 10:58 AM
Replies: 480
Views: 51,445
Posted By NickTheGreat
I love that room with the discs and the rack. ...

I love that room with the discs and the rack. Awesome! :cool:
Forum: Remote Control Area   01-14-2015, 09:58 AM
Replies: 2,573
Views: 213,311
Posted By NickTheGreat
Sigh. Ok, thanks for the reply. :) I'm a...

Sigh. Ok, thanks for the reply. :)

I'm a little disappointed with the amount of "integration" with the Ultimate, but I guess it's better than nothing. :(
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   01-13-2015, 09:26 AM
Replies: 299
Views: 11,033
Posted By NickTheGreat
My wife helped me organize my shop this fall. It...

My wife helped me organize my shop this fall. It was weird, I had a pile of about 5 tape measures.

...for the rest of the week ;) :D
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   01-13-2015, 09:24 AM
Replies: 298
Views: 11,034
Posted By NickTheGreat
My dad told me in early elementary school that...

My dad told me in early elementary school that fractions are important. I said, "When am I EVER going to need fractions in the real world?!?"

Every day, young Nick. Every day.
Forum: Home A/V Distribution   01-12-2015, 12:24 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 220
Posted By NickTheGreat
I think my rental for the modem was $4 or $5. ...

I think my rental for the modem was $4 or $5. Not sure I'm much money ahead yet as my modem cost $75 with tax. Actually probably about ready to break even.

The sad thing is that theres talks of...
Forum: Remote Control Area   01-12-2015, 12:20 PM
Replies: 2,573
Views: 213,311
Posted By NickTheGreat
I spent some time last night trying to integrate...

I spent some time last night trying to integrate my Hue's with this thing. I added it through the software, but i'm not able to incorporate through any activities.

Everything I read talks about...
Forum: HDTV Programming   01-12-2015, 12:16 PM
Replies: 2,882
Views: 321,086
Posted By NickTheGreat
I haven't checked. But are they not on Hulu? ...

I haven't checked. But are they not on Hulu? CBS used to withhold from them, but a year or two ago stuff finally started showing up.
Forum: HDTV Programming   01-12-2015, 12:15 PM
Replies: 144
Views: 7,462
Posted By NickTheGreat
I was figuring something along those lines. They...

I was figuring something along those lines. They tend to connect the dots eventually. Thanks!
Forum: Home A/V Distribution   01-12-2015, 10:50 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 220
Posted By NickTheGreat
I'm in a similar boat. I actually own my modem...

I'm in a similar boat. I actually own my modem and my router. But between my AVR, NAS, Vera, Hue Controller, and Homerun Tuner, I was over my 4 ports.

I bit the bullet and bought a switch. I...
Forum: HDTV Programming   01-12-2015, 10:37 AM
Replies: 144
Views: 7,462
Posted By NickTheGreat
We're just at the point where the Langston...

We're just at the point where the Langston furniture business is the focus.

My wife asked, if Grandma Langston was a little girl in a flashback, how is she involved with the Langston Furniture...
Forum: Area Home Theater Meets   01-12-2015, 10:33 AM
Replies: 4,333
Views: 75,005
Posted By NickTheGreat
I'll be curious what you find. I'm ashamed to...

I'll be curious what you find. I'm ashamed to say I'm riding dirty with my Sony 5100 in my HT. I got it cheap at Target, and haven't really gotten around to replacing it!
Forum: HDTV Programming   01-12-2015, 09:22 AM
Replies: 2,882
Views: 321,086
Posted By NickTheGreat
^^^ Yeah. That :o

^^^ Yeah. That :o
Forum: General Home Theater & Media/Game Rooms   01-09-2015, 03:25 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 314
Posted By NickTheGreat
That's what I always say. I like to lean back in...

That's what I always say. I like to lean back in a chair a bit when I watch TV, and the higher angle is good for that :)
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