Posts Tagged: Ubuntu

XBMC vs Boxee: first impressions

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So, ever since my failed Roku streamer experience I decided to investigate other options. From the silent and small group there’s WD Live and Popcorn Hour. From “stuff lying around” side — old intel box with Nvidia GeForce 310 512Mb video card. Well, in reality it had 9600 GT, but I had Pegatron Nvidia GeForce […]

ATI: still making horrible linux drivers, 5830 included

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All these years I was using nVidia video cards in home computer. Well, lately nVidia has been slacking — no DirectX 11 for a loooong time, and when they finally got one on the market, the price is about the cost of a small vacation in Europe. I mean, it’s almost 80% of the computer […]