Tag: ISO

Oct 03 2014

Windows 10: Installing with VirtualBox

The evaluation version of Windows 10 has been released by Microsoft for savvy PC users try out. If you’re one of the many users who hated Windows 8, you may want to check out the evaluation version to see what’s in store going forward. It is rather nice to mention that Microsoft has wonderfully agreed …

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Sep 20 2014

Eweat EW902 Android TV Specs Are Impressive

The pending release of Android TV, really got me thinking about what options were already out there on the market. If you go to eBay right now and type in Android TV, there’s lots of options for dual core and quad core android devices that provide streaming media. Some of these devices are specifically driven towards …

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Jun 09 2014

Review: WonderFox DVD Ripper Pro 4.2

I was recently given the opportunity to review WonderFox DVD Ripper, for copying DVDs. I believe everyone has reached a point where they recognize the importance of being able to back up their DVD collection, but more importantly being able to enjoy their media collection anywhere they wanted. Being able to enjoy your media collection anywhere, …

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Sep 20 2012

Using HandBrake to batch convert videos to Roku

It’s been about three months since I picked up my Roku.  From that point, it’s been a roller coaster ride finding all kinds of new stuff to do with it. one of the most exciting things I found that I could do with the Roku [w/Plex] was to be able to play the DVD ISOs …

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Aug 02 2012

Roku’s Streaming Stick will make all TV’s ‘smart’…

Back in September, last year, I wrote article about Internet TVs. Internet TVs are certainly becoming popular because of the interaction with TV shows and social benefits of having access to the Internet, but to me, mixing the Internet with the TV, as a solid-state device, hasn’t really come to me as a good idea. …

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Jun 19 2012

Roku with PLEX, Playing ISO’s = Very cool.

My entrance in to streaming video and Internet content with set top boxes is really an experience that I would classify as ‘testing the waters’. I’ve been looking hard at the options with Internet TV boxes and set top boxes to stream all kinds of Internet content directly to my living room TV… I finally …

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Aug 30 2011

Windows 8 Gets Native ISO and VHD Support

I’ve been using ISOs for a long time to back up all of my installation discs. Normally, right after I install my applications from disc, I leave it in the drive to make an ISO backup. I store my ISO copies on my server, and if I need to install the same application or drivers …

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May 28 2010

Adventure: Installing Windows 7 on Dell M60

Older systems don’t often like new operating systems, but there are exceptions. My experience with my Dell M60 was less than glamorous, but I was finally able to get Windows 7 installed. My installation was bumpy because there’s an issue with Microsoft installation/upgrade process. And while I do like hording information sometimes, this time I …

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May 05 2010

Review: Ubuntu 10.04 Simply Impressive Release

Ubuntu 10.04 has been released and the final release version of Ubuntu is impressive; more than I think I’ve ever seen. I can’t think of another time I’ve been more impressed with a release of Ubuntu; or any other Operating System for that matter. The distribution of Ubuntu is still 700mb; which staggers the mind …

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Nov 13 2009

Impressions: Working with Ubuntu 9.10

I loaded the latest version of Ubuntu the other day to my DELL M60 laptop; it’s about 5 years old and it was really struggling with life as a laptop with Windows. I had issues with power, issues with hibernation and issues with staying connected with my wireless router. I was incurring all these problems …

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