Earlier this year I had posted about Media Browser 3 and some big changes that were coming. Well, just a short while ago a public beta was made available for both Media Browser Classic and Media Browser Server. Here is the developer’s recent post: I just posted links on our download page for public beta versions of both […]

CloudBerry Lab has released version 3.4 of their popular Cloudberry Backup for Windows Home Server (v1, 2011, and SBS 2011). You can get the new version here and the release summary is posted below. You can read the full release blog post at the Cloudberry site. We are pleased to announce that CloudBerry Backup for […]

If you’ve been holding off on purchasing a license for the Remote Notification Add-In for Windows Home Server v1, then now is the time as the price has been decreased nearly 50% to $8.00US. If you’re not familiar with Remote Notification you can download the Add-In and take it for a free 30 day test […]

A Possible New Server Build

by Damian on February 22, 2013 · 60 comments

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I have been kicking around the idea for a while of building a new server to replace my current WHSv1 server (codename: Shawshank Redemption). I built Shawshank back in August of 2009 and aside from a few hiccups along the way it has been rock solid. Naturally this brings up the question, if it ain’t broke […]

Media Browser, my go to HTPC front end, is making some big moves as it looks to expand its role beyond Windows Media Center. Here are some of things you can expect when Media Browser 3 is released: Media Browser will become a client-server application beginning with version three, and will be targeting multiple platforms. […]

Just yesterday I posted a brief update on some various tidbits relating to Dune HD. After digging around, I was able to come up with a little more information that I thought would be worth posting about. Dune Base 3D, TV303D, and Zappiti Player You can now pre order these models over at The […]

Dune HD News

by Damian on January 15, 2013 · 14 comments

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The past year + has been interesting for Dune HD, or more importantly for the consumers as we try to decipher exactly what the future holds. Most recent was the announcement of the new line of Dune Media Players back in September, but details were scarce. One of the biggest issues was Cinavia. One thing the […]

Bizmodeller have announced a new version of the iHomeServer Add-In which now includes support for Windows Server 2012 Essentials and iTunes 11. If you haven’t used iHomeServer and use any Apple device then it is a highly recommended Add-In which makes your iTunes library always available by running iTunes as a service. I’ve been using […]

Andreas Miceli has updated his popular WHS Add-In, the Advanced Admin Console 2011 (AAC 2011) to version 1.5.1 removing a few bugs that users were experiencing. There have been a couple of reports from users who experienced Dashboard crashes on Windows Server 2012 Essentials with the Advanced Admin Console 2011 Add-In installed. This new release […]