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Forum: HDTV Programming   12-02-2016, 12:47 PM
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Posted By djb61230
Everyone has their own group of channels. I just...

Everyone has their own group of channels. I just re-started with Sling as my original reason for trying it last Spring was for the YES network ($25 Blue). I quit at the end of baseball season but...
Forum: HTPC - Mac Chat   10-20-2016, 08:47 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 112
Posted By djb61230
So one mac mini to two TVs? Would that actually...

So one mac mini to two TVs? Would that actually work? I mean wouldn't it be the same content/desktop? I never tried to do it so I don't know.

You may want to consider Apple TVs at the TVs. Use...
Forum: HDTV Programming   10-17-2016, 10:53 AM
Replies: 11,150
Views: 442,609
Posted By djb61230
Looks like it comes with a Season 7 purchase on...

Looks like it comes with a Season 7 purchase on iTunes. Be watching it tonight since you guys think it was good.
Forum: HDTV Programming   08-05-2016, 06:15 AM
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Posted By djb61230
No grammatical comments please. David...

No grammatical comments please.

David Huddleston was in one of my favorite movies Blazing Saddles. He was great in it. I'd quote one of his lines but not much dialog in that movie is politically...
Forum: HDTV Programming   04-06-2016, 06:05 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 1,771
Posted By djb61230
Cord cutter here - and I live in-market for my...

Cord cutter here - and I live in-market for my team (Yankees) so listening to the game right now on the radio since no MLB for me. I'm about 240 miles from NYC but getting WFAN strong on my '41...
Forum: HDTV Programming   02-21-2016, 04:37 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 1,771
Posted By djb61230
I hope this doesn't break any rules... I lurk...

I hope this doesn't break any rules... I lurk here at AVS every day and when I saw a MLB thread I'd thought I would take the opportunity to see if any one would be interested in testing my baseball...
Forum: HTPC - Mac Chat   11-29-2015, 07:58 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 240
Posted By djb61230
Assuming you are just writing the streams to disk...

Assuming you are just writing the streams to disk as mpeg2 (what comes out of the dual), than you are having an I/O problem. The question would be then does a USB3 drive handle more data than the...
Forum: HTPC - Mac Chat   11-20-2015, 07:50 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 383
Posted By djb61230
So far so good. I have a few people who have...

So far so good. I have a few people who have been testing. The iOS and tvOS apps have been in external testing for a few weeks. Just spent the evening watching some of my recordings from the Apple...
Forum: HDTV Programming   10-28-2015, 08:18 PM
Replies: 11,150
Views: 442,609
Posted By djb61230
And Suzanne Pleshette is his nurse.

And Suzanne Pleshette is his nurse.
Forum: HTPC - Mac Chat   10-23-2015, 08:43 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 383
Posted By djb61230
I think you are right that ATSC 3.0 will require...

I think you are right that ATSC 3.0 will require new hardware. And a while before it's available.

As to your thinking about what software to use - I've been working on releasing my latest stuff...
Forum: Theater Room Items & Accessories   10-07-2015, 03:25 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 2,568
Posted By djb61230
Looks nice! Good job.

Looks nice! Good job.
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   10-01-2015, 12:27 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 670
Posted By djb61230
The theater helped sell my old place. And it was...

The theater helped sell my old place. And it was not the fanciest one either compared to the builds on avs. But it did have a 100 inch screen and two rows of nice seats with the second row on a...
Forum: HTPC - Mac Chat   08-29-2015, 07:54 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 543
Posted By djb61230
Well did you try it? Did it only do SD? ...

Well did you try it? Did it only do SD?

It's good to hear you have good luck with wireless. In my case I found it worked watching Netflix but couldn't handle my recordings ( MP4 files created by...
Forum: HDTV Programming   08-27-2015, 11:16 AM
Replies: 3,040
Views: 98,647
Posted By djb61230
An episode or two ago when Julia gave Barbie the...

An episode or two ago when Julia gave Barbie the shot in the neck Big Jim said "Nice work Dexter." :)
Forum: HTPC - Mac Chat   08-26-2015, 05:24 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 543
Posted By djb61230
I always stream video wired. Wifi can just be...

I always stream video wired. Wifi can just be too iffy. And when I have time to sit down and watch something I don't want any hiccups. Maybe someday it will be good enough as it certainly is...
Forum: Theater Room Items & Accessories   07-30-2015, 12:13 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 17,284
Posted By djb61230
I lost the source code for this project and don't...

I lost the source code for this project and don't have a binary installer either. Does anyone here have an install of the program?

I was thinking of making a new version and if I had an install I...
Forum: Community News & Polls   02-13-2015, 05:34 PM
Replies: 182
Views: 8,966
Posted By djb61230
I'm getting divorced. Next theater I guess I get...

I'm getting divorced. Next theater I guess I get to do what I want. :)
Forum: HTPC - Linux Chat   08-23-2014, 08:35 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,231
Posted By djb61230
Yeah handbrake definitely easier as it has a nice...

Yeah handbrake definitely easier as it has a nice UI. I've heard others say that it can just copy the video but I never saw in the UI how to do that. The Video Codec drop down menu doesn't have...
Forum: HTPC - Linux Chat   08-22-2014, 08:49 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,231
Posted By djb61230
Or ffmpeg can be used to encode the audio and...

Or ffmpeg can be used to encode the audio and just copy the video. So it would be fast. Handbrake as far as I know will want to re-encode the video too which will take some time.

ffmpeg -i...
Forum: HTPC - Linux Chat   07-01-2014, 07:06 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,481
Posted By djb61230
Agree with the notion Linux setup being a lot...

Agree with the notion Linux setup being a lot easier to do, impacting the questions and traffic here. But I think smart phones and streaming boxes have had a big impact. Especially with the people...
Forum: Community News & Polls   06-13-2014, 08:34 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 4,584
Posted By djb61230
We watch everything through the Apple TV. ...

We watch everything through the Apple TV. Internet video from Twit, Revision3, netflix etc. Also we watch local blurry rips, home video, and local recordings via antenna and recorded by software on...
Forum: HTPC - Mac Chat   05-18-2014, 07:50 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,388
Posted By djb61230
if you have an android device you might be able...

if you have an android device you might be able to use it with a $35 chromecast. And get netflix that way. Not sure about amazon supporting chromecast but the chrome browser on android might work. I...
Forum: HTPC - Mac Chat   05-09-2014, 07:27 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,388
Posted By djb61230
I've never found a nice solution for watching...

I've never found a nice solution for watching netflix or amazon using a browser. I mean it ends up being the experience that you are finding it is - not very nice.

You could throw some hardware...
Forum: HTPC - Linux Chat   04-22-2014, 01:51 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,204
Posted By djb61230
I'd recommend getting the HDTC that can do mpeg...

I'd recommend getting the HDTC that can do mpeg 4 encoding in hardware. They are pricier but I have two of them and they work as well as the old original HDHRs for over the air. Save some disk space...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   02-04-2014, 12:59 PM
Replies: 5,465
Views: 527,029
Posted By djb61230
Sorry never mind....

Sorry never mind. http://files.avsforum.com/images/smilies/smile.gif
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