PLEX Media Server for Linux Now Available for Ubuntu, Slackware, and ReadyNAS

PLEX Media Server for Linux Download PageOh, my. PLEX has just become the Linux community's' new best friend. The devs at PLEX have just announced the availability of its PLEX Media Server for NETGEAR's popular ReadyNAS network storage server that will allow it to stream media to PLEX clients around the home — be it a tablet like your iPad or [...]

Skifta DLNA Media Shifting ‘Play To’ Solution Launched on Android

Skifta Android App GraphicSkifta, a DLNA-based project that was originally designed for NAS products (see: NETGEAR ReadyNAS), has just launched a new Android app that enables one to access photo, music, playlists, and video files from local or remote DLNA certified NAS servers or PC's with Skifta's desktop software, as well as from select cloud-based services through its [...]

NETGEAR ReadyNAS Ultra Family and RangeMax Dual Band Wireless-N Gigabit Router Get DLNA Certification

NETGEAR ReadyNAS Ultra 4More and more products are becoming DLNA certified, insuring that these type devices will be able to discover themselves and share media for via the home network for playback. Now, NETGEAR is officially announcing that their ReadyNAS Ultra Family and WNDR3700 RangeMax Dual Band Wireless-N Gigabit Router are both DLNA certified media server products (both [...]

3 Reasons Why Personal Cloud Services Need to Be Home Server Based

ZumoCast iPad AppOriginally I was going to write a post on a cool new service called ZumoCast for Windows and Mac PCs that enables iPad owners to stream media files instantly from their home computer for playback without taking up any storage on their device. But then I got to thinking... there's something wrong here. 1. No one [...]