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Minix Z83-4 Fanless Mini Windows 10 PC

On first impressions, you would be forgiven if you thought this was going to be another android TV media player from Minix. However you would be wrong.  774 more words


MINIX Neo U1 - Android Media Box

After having much experience in using and reviewing the plethora of android based media boxes on the market, one which had been somewhat elusive was the MINIX brand. 414 more words


Home Theatre PC Redux

A number of years ago I purchased my first barebones Shuttle PC.  At the time, it was about the size of two stacked shoe boxes, which was quite compact compared to the behemoth desktops circa 2005.   900 more words

Linux Turns 25

TechCrunch reports –

Linux will turn 25 years old on August 25, the day Linus Torvalds sent out his fateful message asking for help with a new operating system. 84 more words

Media Center

Don’t have the budget or patience to build your very own HTPC? Want a home entertainment system that just works? Do you have excess gadgets just gathering dust in your drawer? 831 more words


Installing MINIX 3 on QEMU/KVM with networking

For quite some time I’ve been wanting to play around with the source code of MINIX, partly because I like to understand how operating systems, well, operate, and partly because I am a firm believer in the design philosophy of a modular micro-kernel OS architecture (vs the traditional monolithic approach) and wanted to see how one was implemented. 1,213 more words


MINIX NEO U1 Android TV Box powered by Amlogic S905

MINIX NEO U1, 64-bit Quad Core Media Hub for Android™

Amazing Ultra HD Streaming Media Hub

MINIX NEO U1 is the ultimate home entertainment media hub, designed to bring a world of online entertainment to your living room; including web browsing, stunning Ultra High-Definition video playback and real-time streaming, access to popular media player apps such as KODI, screen-casting capability, local media playback capability via USB port, Internet radio and audio streaming services, Skype along with other VoIP services, Android gaming and much more. 313 more words

Android TV Box