These are eight, random "Daily Photographs" from my personal Flickr collection.

Sunday, August 10, 2014

The Palm-Sized Box Packs a Punch

It's still too early for an all-out review. I just had to mention that I'm a lot happier with the new, little device after a few days of use. My Netflix app updated and it is a bit better. I have set the box up with the favourite apps from my other Android devices. Of course, only the ones for big-screen viewing are being installed. As well as video, the tiny little box will be pulling in all radio stations and music services from the Internet.

Minix Launcher

The first full-feature movies we watched on it was Rio 2. I am keeping an old mobile external drive plugged into the Minix for easy access to mp4 files. I expect to collect a number of classics and personal favorites on it until I run out of room. It already contains a number of old backups of photos and camcorder video. It is only 320GB. I saw that new 2TB mobile Seagate drives are selling for less than $100 bucks nowadays. One like that can be a replacement later this year.


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