Toshiba announced the latest generation of their digital media receiver range at IFA. The STOR.E TV+ plays music, photos and high definition video at 1080p from a network location, locally attached USB 2.0 storage, an on board 3 in 1 card reader (supporting SD, MMC and MS) or from it’s internal 3.5” SATA drive bay.
Today, in our next Summer of Home Server project, we’re going to take a look at a brand new service called HomePipe, which allows the streaming of music, movies and photos from a PC, Mac or Windows Home Server over to a mobile device.
New features for Android allow uploading of media from the phone to the cloud, viewing text files and streaming music and video to the device.
The new generation of wireless music players from Logitech brings a touchscreen, apps, online services and a whole lot more. We’ve always been fans of the Squeezebox, but the Touch takes things to a whole new level.
Eminent’s latest device is an accomplished network media player with a range of features that movie buffs in particular will adore. Find out more in our hands-on review.
LaCie’s LaCinema Mini HD may be small but streams high definition video, music and photos with a touch of class. In a world of poor performing, slow and sluggish digital media receivers, the Mini HD delivers the basics well, but is not without a couple of quirks.
One of the major areas of investment Microsoft have made in Vail is in the ease of configuration and quality of the new Windows Home Server Remote Access experience. Some of the new features are truly stunning – find out what’s in store!
Improvements to search, photo uploading and language support come with one big drawback – video streaming over mobile has been removed.
The new HP MediaSmart Server brings a stepchange in Windows Home Server support for Apple Macs – check out our deep dive with screenshots of the new features.
Third generation MediaSmart Server packs upgraded hardware, new user interface and full OS backup for Apple Mac. WGS picked up one of the first units off the production line and we’ve got the lowdown on what to expect!
Stream your mp3s remotely from Windows Home Server with this new add-in.
WebGuide for Windows Home Server enables you to remotely access, listen, watch and stream your music, photos and videos stored on your home server while away from home.