[olug] Tiny computers

T. J. Brumfield enderandrew at gmail.com
Mon Apr 5 19:39:33 UTC 2010

A tiny Linux media-center box would work.

But a PS3 can also do the job. If he owns a 50" Plasma, and doesn't
have a BluRay player currently, then the PS3 makes a lot of sense.

-- T. J.

On Mon, Apr 5, 2010 at 2:31 PM, Kevin D. Snodgrass
<kdsnodgrass at yahoo.com> wrote:
> I remember some time ago talk about little computers like the Marvell Sheeva Plug.  I also found the fit-PC.
> http://www.legitreviews.com/article/976/1/
> http://www.amazon.com/fit-PC-Slim-Linux/dp/tech-data/B001L18ED2/ref=de_a_smtd?ie=UTF8&m=A3J2VUK9571N8X
> Anybody get one?  Or something like these?
> My neighbor asked me about setting something up so he could watch youtube on his 50" plasma.  He has an 8 year old PC at the other end of the house, and wifi setup.  (Not sure why the wifi with only one computer...)  Simple is better, and something like a Sheeva Plug sounds like it would work.  Any other ideas?
> Kevin D. Snodgrass
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