Tag Archives: streaming video

Using Android to Remotely Control Media Playback

July 26, 2011

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It’s interesting to see how mobile devices can be used for the oddest little tasks.  My Android phone can do a lot.  It can run all sorts of network apps.  And the latest app I’ve picked up is a remote control tool for the VideoLAN VLC media player. When you think about it, there isn’t […]

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Zombie “Kill of the Week”

February 19, 2011


There is a time and a place for everything.  This week was the time to upgrade my infrastructure.  I’ve had a wireless router since the beginning of the last decade.  My first WiFi router was a 3Com device.  It supported 802.11b.  My next router(s) was a Linksys WRT54G that supported 802.11g.  So now that the […]

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