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Posted on: November 27, 2010 Posted by: mprecke Comments: 0

AppleTV as a potent media center using Plex?

The new AppleTV is a nice piece of technology for just 119 €. I am fine with streaming video content and renting movies from the itunes store. It works just as expected. But when it comes to streaming more than just itunes content you are reaching the limits of its …

Posted on: November 24, 2010 Posted by: mprecke Comments: 0

Star Trek on the go… iCARS for iPad

It’s a shame that the good old days with Star Trek The Next Generation, Star Trek Deep Space Nine and Star Trek Voyager had to end in 2001 with the final episodes of Voyager. It was almost a decade ago and in my opinion the end of an era. Although …

Posted on: November 23, 2010 Posted by: mprecke Comments: 0

Simon Says… for iPad / iPhone

Just as much fun as I remember from my childhood… It just looked a little different. I still have it but it does not support Game Center… This free App is available for iPhone, iPod touch and iPad and of course incorporates Game Center. It has some advanced game modes where …

Posted on: November 23, 2010 Posted by: mprecke Comments: 0

What any kitchen needs: a “Schneidbox”

If you are a neat freak such as myself, I have just the thing for your kitchen. It keeps your tables clean… it’s called “Schneidbox”. It comes with a stainless steel casing, plastic dishes and the cutting board of your desire (oak, bamboo or plastic). The prices vary between 100 …