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Nexus 7 vs iPad Mini vs Kindle Fire HD

Nexus 7 vs iPad Mini vs Kindle Fire HD

Which is better, the iPad Mini, the Nexus 7 or the Kindle Fire HD? I’ve compared the three to try to find the answer to that very question, and the following is a break down of how they stack up. With the late Steve Jobs so publicly against a smaller slate it may have been a surprise to some people when Apple announced the iPad Mini, but the success of the Nexus 7 and Amazons 7inch tablets p... Read More »

A great place for Movie, TV and Music artwork

A great place for Movie, TV and Music artwork

fanart.tv is rapidly becoming the best place to get fanart for your favourite TV shows, Movies and Music artists. The site hosts a collection of images for all your favourite media and grows daily due to having some great contributors. At the time of writing the site hosts over 50,000 images, with the music section currently being the biggest section on the site, but the Movie section is new to th... Read More »

TheTVDB Artwork Templates

TheTVDB Artwork Templates

A collection of templates for artwork for TheTVDB.com, these templates should ensure uploaded artwork is set to the correct dimensions. All templates come in a PSD so they can be easily edited and each PSD has multiple style for you to choose from. I will try to update the templates regularly. Read More »

unRAID with SABnzbd+ and Sickbeard

This guide will lead you through a step by step process to install SABnzbd+ and Sickbeard on an Unraid Server. SABnzbd+ is an Open Source Binary Newsreader written in Python, it also verifies, repairs, and extracts downloaded nzb's. Sickbeard is a usenet PVR. It watches for new episodes of your favorite shows and when they are posted it downloads them, sorts and renames them, and optionally gen... Read More »

XBMC Live / Linux with amBX lighting

This tutorial will guide you through the process of using a Philips amBX Lighting system (Philips amBX Starter Kit is used in the tutorial) with the fantastic XBMC Live or Linux media centre (Using Boblight and Combustd). Together they create a truly immersive and visually compelling addition to anyones home entertainment system. Read More »