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Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   10-17-2014, 10:04 AM
Replies: 264
Views: 9,151
Posted By calculon68
Or build planes with bigger cockpits. Or Iceman...

Or build planes with bigger cockpits. Or Iceman will be zooming in a C-130.
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   10-17-2014, 10:02 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 2,501
Posted By calculon68
I saw Raiders two years ago in IMAX digital....

I saw Raiders two years ago in IMAX digital. You're right it is pretty good. But I still vividly remember Top Gun and Lawrence of Arabia ('89 restoration) in 70mm.

If you have the means and it's...
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   10-16-2014, 06:53 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 2,501
Posted By calculon68
closest 35mm/70mm, 200 mi closest 70mm IMAX,...

closest 35mm/70mm, 200 mi
closest 70mm IMAX, 400 mi
closest IMAX Digital, 10 mi

The last movie I saw in 70mm was probably the My Fair Lady (restoration) from 20 years ago. If Interstellar turns...
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   10-16-2014, 01:13 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 352
Posted By calculon68
I'm dealing with over thirty years of legacy ...

I'm dealing with over thirty years of legacy videotape at work: VHS, BetacamSP, 3/4 U-Matic even some ancient 2-inch Helical reel-to-reel. Big headache. No one wants to keep it. No one wants to pay...
Forum: Video Download Services & Hardware   10-16-2014, 11:48 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 296
Posted By calculon68
Currently, all of HBO's originals are available...

Currently, all of HBO's originals are available for on-demand purchase the same time as DVD/BD availability. For Game of Thrones it's almost a full year after original air. And HBO charges a premium...
Forum: HDTV Programming   10-16-2014, 08:11 AM
Replies: 6,369
Views: 297,435
Posted By calculon68
I think Mr Mullet / Eugene Walker gives TWD...

I think Mr Mullet / Eugene Walker gives TWD writers an option for the show to make a graceful exit. Option 1, he's a faaake and we spend an entire season seeing a tug-of-war over Eugene. Option 2,...
Forum: HDTV Recorders   10-16-2014, 07:05 AM
Replies: 1,191
Views: 69,752
Posted By calculon68
learn somethin' new here everyday.:)

learn somethin' new here everyday.:)
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   10-15-2014, 04:51 PM
Replies: 1,204
Views: 93,851
Posted By calculon68
Youtube has a few tutorials.

Youtube has a few tutorials.
Forum: HDTV Recorders   10-13-2014, 02:55 PM
Replies: 1,191
Views: 69,752
Posted By calculon68
The Reds have something enabled called TLER that...

The Reds have something enabled called TLER that may give you issues.

http://www.tivocommunity.com/tivo-vb/showthread.php?p=10270152#post10270152
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   10-13-2014, 02:29 PM
Replies: 264
Views: 9,151
Posted By calculon68
One of those development hell projects. It was in...

One of those development hell projects. It was in the planning stages before Tony Scott died in 2012. Not sure if anyone picked up the ball on it since.;
Nevermind, Jerry Bruckheimer says it's still...
Forum: HDTV Recorders   10-13-2014, 09:17 AM
Replies: 1,191
Views: 69,752
Posted By calculon68
Concur. There are literally hundreds of pages on...

Concur. There are literally hundreds of pages on TCF documenting HDD selection for the Roamio. Everything from standard Green drives to NAS-specific drives. People claim it doesn't make a difference-...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   10-10-2014, 08:53 PM
Replies: 2,143
Views: 194,870
Posted By calculon68
Mirroring works on my Kindle Fire HDX tablet. ...

Mirroring works on my Kindle Fire HDX tablet. (Fire OS, which is kinda Androidy)

It showed both my FireTV and both Roku3s as mirroring options) Ran a Twitch stream, and it works very well with...
Forum: Video Download Services & Hardware   09-26-2014, 10:56 PM
Replies: 1,352
Views: 152,643
Posted By calculon68
It works for movies too. I picked up X-Men: Days...

It works for movies too. I picked up X-Men: Days of Future Past ($10 this week) yesterday and unintentionally downloaded to both my TiVos. The Roamio has it in 1080p. The TiVo HD has in 1080i.
Forum: Video Download Services & Hardware   09-26-2014, 04:08 PM
Replies: 1,352
Views: 152,643
Posted By calculon68
I was answering that question. I wasn't telling...

I was answering that question. I wasn't telling you what to buy.
Forum: Video Download Services & Hardware   09-26-2014, 01:59 PM
Replies: 1,352
Views: 152,643
Posted By calculon68
Amazon Fire TV gets 1080p streams. (but it's hit...

Amazon Fire TV gets 1080p streams. (but it's hit and miss depending on peak traffic) And Amazon will allow you to download your library videos to TiVo DVRs- and those D/Ls are 1080i.

As for the...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   09-24-2014, 10:50 AM
Replies: 1,204
Views: 93,851
Posted By calculon68
I've always felt the Dolby Digital Plus that the...

I've always felt the Dolby Digital Plus that the FTV defaults to (via HDMI) is lower in volume than straight Dolby Digital. If I play the same movie across both STBs, the Roku is always louder- but...
Forum: HTPC Gaming   09-09-2014, 11:33 AM
Replies: 832
Views: 21,515
Posted By calculon68
Bought into the Elite Dangerous...

Bought into the Elite Dangerous (https://www.youtube.com/redirect?q=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.elitedangerous.com%2F&redir_token=a1VDgILef_XCQaxXesRWhZxA_UJ8MTQxMDM3MjgyOUAxNDEwMjg2NDI5) space-sim currently...
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   09-09-2014, 11:11 AM
Replies: 264
Views: 9,151
Posted By calculon68
Apparently we're not the only ones that thought...

Apparently we're not the only ones that thought the Edge of Tomrrow title sucks.:p

WB "re-naming" Edge of Tomorrow for home video release....
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   09-03-2014, 04:22 PM
Replies: 1,204
Views: 93,851
Posted By calculon68
The legacy HD HomeRuns only did MPEG-2 TS. And...

The legacy HD HomeRuns only did MPEG-2 TS. And that format isn't supported by FTV or the Roku 3.

The HD Homerun Plus...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   08-31-2014, 07:40 AM
Replies: 1,204
Views: 93,851
Posted By calculon68
I don't see why not. There are limitations to how...

I don't see why not. There are limitations to how many devices can be attached for Amazon Music. The current limit is 10 devices, and I'm using them all.

But I don't think there are device...
Forum: HDTV Recorders   08-29-2014, 05:51 PM
Replies: 1,191
Views: 69,752
Posted By calculon68
There are Wi-Fi to Ethernet Adapters.. If all it...

There are Wi-Fi to Ethernet Adapters.. If all it needs to do is touch base an download programming data; (no streaming, or transfer to other TiVos) it should be more than enough. And there are also...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   08-25-2014, 08:32 AM
Replies: 1,204
Views: 93,851
Posted By calculon68
Not sure if you can operate the FTV in a headless...

Not sure if you can operate the FTV in a headless manner.

I tried to do some A/B comparisons between the Roku3 and FTV after I first bought it. My FTV is hooked up to an AVR, and I noticed that...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   08-04-2014, 08:58 AM
Replies: 1,204
Views: 93,851
Posted By calculon68
I'm watching Twitch a great deal on my Fire TV....

I'm watching Twitch a great deal on my Fire TV. (no official Twitch channel for Roku or AppleTV)
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   07-18-2014, 05:16 PM
Replies: 1,204
Views: 93,851
Posted By calculon68
Updated to 51.1.1.0 last night, Amazon music is...

Updated to 51.1.1.0 last night, Amazon music is now on board. No PrimeMusic or Voice search yet.

Music still plays outside main app, and X-Ray lyrics work,which is nice.
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   07-15-2014, 07:52 AM
Replies: 1,204
Views: 93,851
Posted By calculon68
MLB Premium is now available on FireTV. The app...

MLB Premium is now available on FireTV. The app is bare-bones compared to the Roku version. (no ballpark audio or local radio call options) And no jump-to-inning on on-demand games.
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