Recent TV Notes

* Centerstage status. I really need to get the alpha running on my mac mini.
* Rich has discovered cable cards but let me tell you rich, it is a PITA to get these cards and to make them work. I have one TV limping with a card from Comcast — but the overall experience (ordering, install, daily use) is awful because comcast does not want you to use this product. and per this article, the movement towards cablecards is not accelerating.
* Good article here on coercing a settop box to accept an additional hard disk — wish the comparable work was done on the msft/comcast/moto box — and a reminder of what a great resource avsforum is