Intel’s WiDi 2.0 Update Brings DRM Compatibility for DVD and Blu-ray Discs

IDF 2010 Intel Atom WiDi DemoBig news today for those following wireless display technology. Intel has just announced that a new driver update will enable WiDi equipped laptops to playback DVD and Blu-ray discs, as well as other HDCP 2.0 protected content, to your HDTV in 1080p sans cables. Remember, previously one could only mirror unprotected media from their laptop [...]

Intel Demos WiDi-enabled Atom Tablet at IDF 2010

IDF 2010 Intel Atom WiDi DemoNice. Intel's Wireless Display (aka WiDi) technology — first introduced January 2010 — has found its way to Atom-powered devices! Originally designed for Intel's 2010 Core i5/7 processor family, WiDi will soon be integrated for use with Intel Atom processors that ship in products like netbooks and tablets. If you've forgotten what what WiDi [...]

Clicker Unveils Clicker.tv for Television Browsing

Clicker.tv ScreenshotClicker.com today intoduced a new version of their "TV Guide for the Web" offering for large-screen televisions and computer displays. What's innovative here is that Clicker.tv (note the .tv) is an HTML5 web application that requires no software to download and can be controlled using your PC remote or your keyboard's directional arrow keys. Clicker.tv [...]

Netgear Push2TV Adapter for Intel Wireless Display

Netgear Push2TV DiagramWe've recently seen a demo of Alereon's Wireless USB Laptop to HDTV extender and came away impressed. Well, it turns out Intel has a similar technology now being built into some of the newer boards sporting 2010 Intel Core Processors. The technology is called Intel Wireless Display and will work with a compatible HDTV adapter [...]