8 features to make media centers mainstream

Floppyhead has a rather nice article about what it'll take for Media Centers to be mainstream. No doubt they're getting much closer than ever before, and I agree with most of his points….except not sure how huge "storage of movies" is to the mainstream audience.

  1. HDTV reception and recording
  2. A plug and play interface
  3. Storage of movies
  4. Media extenders without restrictions
  5. Quite and stylish computer cases
  6. Power management simplified
  7. Manage multiple libraries
  8. Under $700. Media centers need to be cheaper

Read the rest here.