After technical difficulties with the first attempt of this episode, Chris and Jeff talk about all things streaming media! The long-awaited AppleTV 4 has finally arrived, and Jeff breaks down why you can’t watch your favorite sports team without jumping through hoops.
Chris used to have a crappy Linksys router, but ended up purchasing the Apple AirPort Extreme router. 802.11ac has multi-station WLAN throughput of at least 1 gigabit per second and a single link throughput of at least 500 megabits per second.
The AppleTV doesn’t have gigabit ethernet
Best new app for the Apple TV? Plex
The AppleTV remote is pretty great.
A walk down TiVo memory lane.
Jeff prefers to watch The Daily Show on his MythTV setup because he can skip the commercials… until they added copy protection!
Copy Control bits encrypt the channel streams, and don’t let you record without the decryption key.
John Oliver may have stolen our hearts. And he posts the long videos on youtube for free!
Our Lady of Perpetual Exemption
“The Goal Is to Become HBO Faster Than HBO Can Become Us”
HBO uses MLB’s streaming infrastructure
Andy Samberg and the HBO CEO love giving out HBO GO passwords!
To binge, or not to binge? That is the question.