More resources on low-power computing

The Via Epia mini-ITX boards are some of the lowest power around. has a power simulator that’s good for comparing the differences in boards.

Although, I’ve noticed that the VB7001G board I’m using has inconsistent results on the calculator — 16.23 watts idle versus 13.92 in “network mode”. Take it for what it’s worth.

While [...]

pchdtv 5500 tuner card setup

The pcHDTV 5500 tv tuner capture card allows Linux users the ability to record television broadcasts using an antenna or from cable. Using MythTV the setup is fairly straight forward, at least, it should have been…

Once it is installed, the first thing is to get the listing service setup. Seams simple enough with not-for-profit Schedules Direct [...]