Enjoying the control over your HTPC while you are sitting fairly away from it is a great option that every HTPC user wishes to work smoothly with all the needed features but, unfortunately, there are some glitches with the different remote controls used with HTPC.
When it comes to purchasing an HTPC keyboard, the choices can be overwhelming as there are lots of different shapes, designs, sizes, brands and colors to choose from. However, by considering some factors, you will be on your way to finding the perfect keyboard for your HTPC.
In this 21st century, the technical age, gadgets are the best kind of gifts that you can give your friends. This time we are not only focusing on the home theater PC related accessories, but what other gifts could you give with a small budget. Discover new gadgets here.
We know that geeks love to get practical gifts. But most of us do not have any clue what this practical gift for geeks is all about and what they mean with the term practical when it is related with gifts.
MX Air mouse looks probably more like a remote control than a mouse and thus fits perfectly to the living room design with it’s sleek and black design. Instead of moving the mouse on a surface, the air mouse is being used in the air just like a remote control. The receiver uses RF-technology, so it works without line of sight. It also supports air gestures, such as turning volume higher and lower by simply waving your hands.
Choosing a wireless keyboard for your media center can be a challenge. User needs and preferences vary and not all the recommended keyboards are suitable to be used in the living room. In this wireless keyboard round up we will go through the top selling keyboards and summarize the ones suitable for the living room usage.
In search for the best HTPC remote control? This review will compare the top 3 options to find the optimal way to control your computer. Logitech Harmony remotes are the most traditional choice of media remote for home theater PC and are excellent in controlling all the devices and media center softwares. Logitech Harmony remotes have the possibility to program predefined activities for tasks like preparing all the devices for movie playback or playing games etc. Having a computer in your living room means that you still need a mouse and keyboard for most of the activities.
Logitech MX Air Mouse widens the usage possibilities as it allows to use all kind of applications from your media center. iPod Touch or iPhone is the best choice for tech savvy users who wish to combine remote control, mouse and keyboard into a one stylish media remote.
Setting up video conference tools into your living room is simple. Get a good camera like Logitech Sphere that is easy to locate next to the TV, get a wireless bluetooth headset mic for convenience and install the latest Skype. Staying touch with your friends and family is simpler and easier than ever.
Air Mouse makes browsing Internet a breeze as you can e.g. zoom in and out text size by simply waving your hand to left or right. Similarly volume control works with gestures. Air Mouse works well in both PC and Mac environments.