Hauppauge HD-PVR – The Good, The Bad, & The Ugly

After more than a week with my Hauppauge HD-PVR, I can say that my excitement hasn’t waned. This thing brings all the channels: HD, digital, SD – everything to the HTPC user without worrying about CableCARD, broadcast flags, or other DRM issues. I’m still working out the final details for a complete review of the … Read more

SageTV 6.3.2 HTPC Software Beta Released

The latest SageTV beta version (v6.3.2) was released last week. Notable features included within this build: 125 new online services (check it out above) Hauppauge HVR-950, ElGato EyeTV Hybrid, and HDHomeRun support for Mac Various bug fixes & performance optimizations Enhancements included in beta v6.3.1 Remember, this is a beta where the kinks get worked … Read more

Recognize This Tuner?

In browsing HP’s DigitalLife booth (for both work and pleasure), I stumbled upon a familiar site: Sure looks a lot like the new-yet-still-destined-to-fail ReplayTV PC hardware edition. Which looks a lot like Hauppauge’s pair (PC and Mac) of USB HD tuners. Which looks like a lot like the Eye TV Hybrid. As an occasional USB … Read more