SageTV V6.5.7 Release Candidate

Big change was to take step back to the 6.4.8 demux.  Which is unfortunate, becuased the newer version make comskip much more accurate for me.  Although, it was at the price of stability.   We’re (still) in the Release Candidate stage for V6.5. We regressed the demux back to the V6.4 version which should resolve the stability problems some people […]

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Home Automation Shopping List


When I pitched the idea of Home Automation to my wife, all she asked was, "Why does our house need to be automated?". Not a good start to my home automation project. Starting off with a negative WAF can be a hard hole to climb out of. The good news is that after several years of marriage, I am ready […]

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ASUS My Cinema-U3100Mini HDTV Tuner

For those trying to keep up with todays tuners, here’s a USB offering from ASUS that does ATSC and QAM.   At $50-$60, it’s at about the same price as its competition. I also liked the ArcSoft TotalMedia software that came with the tuner. However, there’s a wealth of free and open source software available for use as well as […]

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