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Alternatives to Boxee

I have a mac mini that I'm using as a media hub. After hearing about Boxee I was quite excited. After installing it, however, I am far less excited. It's current state is... well... broken. 90% of ...
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Macbook Pro Fall 2010 (i7): Excessive Heat with Netflix playback

When I watch Netflix on Safari or Chrome on OS X Snow Leopard (with the latest version of Silverlight), the computer gets fairly hot. Is this a problem with the way Silverlight is programmed for OS ...
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Netflix streaming: how much bandwidth does it use?

Title more or less says the question. I'm thinking about getting netflix, but want to make sure that our connect is fast enough to watch movies streamed. So: what is the bandwidth used by netflix, ...
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Streaming Netflix on my CR-48

I'm running Chrome OS on my CR-48. I know Chrome OS doesn't currently support Silverlight and thus doesn't support Netflix but I'd like to give it a shot anyway. What about playing it on my PC and ...
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Netflix watch instantly doesn't stay fullscreen anymore

I've been using netflix on fullscreen on my secondary monitor, and the first time I used it, it asked if I wanted to stay in fullscreen when I switched applications, I said yes, and it worked like ...
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How to connect to my US network overseas via VPN?

I purchased an Apple TV for my parents and I have a netflix account. My parents live overseas, and I was wondering if they could use my account to get it to work. I read that it won't work unless ...
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Is there a way to get Netflix streaming movies to work on Fedora 13? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Watch Netflix “Instant Watch” in Linux Is there some way to watch Netflix streaming movies on my Fedora 13 machine? Can I install the windows version of ...
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Troubles streaming NetFlix to PS3 through router

I just downloaded and installed the new NetFlix application for the PS3, but it turns out my router is blocking it for some reason. If I connect the PS3 directly to the cable modem, NetFlix works ...
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Is there any software that can play a subtitle file without a video file? [closed]

My friend likes to stream movies through Netflix on her 360, and the problem with this is that Netflix does not usually provide subtitles or captioning on anything but foreign films. A few select ...
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Streaming Netflix through Wifi kills all other devices

I have a "Belkin N150" Router. My current setup is wired connection to my personal tv and xbox with wireless going to the Wii and Bedroom laptop. Anytime I try streaming Netflix Instant Queue on the ...
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Is it possible to play Netflix Watch Instantly on a PS3 Slim without the DVD? [closed]

I was shipped a Netflix DVD but lost it. Is there any way to stream Netflix "Watch Instantly" without the DVD?
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Consolidated queue for video on demand?

It's great having lots of video on demand options, but actually choosing something to watch is turning into a mess - I have to jump from one website or application to another. I'd like to have a ...
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Netflix not working in Windows Vista Media Center two icons, and won't play

Two part question. Why does Windows Media Center display two Netflix plugins on the main home screen? Why does Netflix have a popup saying "there was a problem retrieving data, please check your ...
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Watch Netflix with Windows 7 Media Center

Is this possible? I've heard that there's an extension or something for Vista's Media Center, but I can't figure out how to enable this in Windows 7.
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Will this hardware handle Netflix View Instantly? [closed]

I know Intel Atom cpus are limited in their performance. This model seems to have a Nvidia 9400 graphics card. It supposedly plays 1080p video and blueray quite nicely. Will this be able to stream ...
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Watch Netflix “Instant Watch” in Linux

I'm having trouble finding anyone who has successfully been able to watch Netflix Streaming in Linux, which is a bit surprising. I had trouble installing WM11 under Wine because of the Windows ...
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Is it possible to export your Netflix queue? [closed]

I'm about to cancel my Netflix account and I'd like to be able to keep the list of movies in my queue. Is there an easy way to export the list in plain text so I don't have to resort to printing it ...
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Why does my HTPC's HDTV refresh rate go to 23hz when powering on (sometimes)?

I have an HTPC connected with an HDTV through a receiver, and sometimes when turning the TV on, the refresh rate is set to 23hz instead of my setting of 60hz OS: Vista Home Premium (32bit). Graphics ...