Tag: television

Analogix SlimPort HDMI Video Adapter Review
By September 13, 20130 Comments Read More →

Analogix SlimPort HDMI Video Adapter Review

The Analogix SlimPort micro USB to HDMI adapter for devices like the Nexus 7 2013 tablet works well, but it is very expensive compared to MHL options and is less convenient than emerging wireless screencast options like Chromecast or Miracast.

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Gibberish Gets a Facelift
By September 10, 20122 Comments Read More →

Gibberish Gets a Facelift

I started this blog in 2005 on LiveJournal. I wanted more control over the format and functionality, so I moved to WordPress in June of 2006. Ever since I’ve used basically the same look and feel — a custom WordPress theme I named Joshua after the son of my online pseudonym. The Joshua theme was […]

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Spartacus Season 3: Vengeance Sneak Peek

Spartacus Season 3: Vengeance Sneak Peek

Andy Whitfield, star of the television show Spartacus, passed away on September 11th of 2011. His battle with cancer led to the “prequel” storyline of season two, with hopes that he would be able to return as the titular character in Season three. Despite a period of remission, Mr. Whitfield succumbed to the non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma. […]

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NOVA’s Dogs Decoded

NOVA’s Dogs Decoded

Sedagive? and I saw the Public Broadcast System’s Dogs Decoded NOVA television program this weekend. Dogs Decoded discussed how dogs and humans have evolved to interact over time. The program had a lot of interesting factoids, including: How dogs have learned to study human faces to judge their temperament — and how dogs look at […]

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IOGear 3-Port HDMI Switch with Remote Review

IOGear 3-Port HDMI Switch with Remote Review

Here’s a nice problem to have: too many high-definition doo-dads and not enough high-definition ports on your television. That’s the situation I was facing on both of my televisions. I have FiOS TV, an Xbox 360 and an HTPC on both sets. I have two HDMI ports on my upstairs TV, and my downstairs television […]

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