Friday October 17, 2003
This all-in-one home network hub that incorporates a HDD recorder, a wireless TV tuner, a movie server and a wireless broadband router, emerged from Toshiba's new line-up at ITU Telecom World 2003 in Switzerland this week. The TransCube 20 Wireless Home Media Station is able to serve a TV and two PCs at once, adding support for MP3 audio, JPEG picture and PC data files. TransCube is fully compliant with IEEE802.11a and IEEE80211b and includes a HDD capacity of 160GB.
No details on pricing and availability as yet. Check www.gizmo.com.au for updates.
About the Author
Mike grew up thinking he would become a mathematician, accidentally started motorcycle racing, got a job writing road tests for a motorcycle magazine while at university, and became a writer. As a travelling photojournalist during his early career, his work was published in a dozen languages across 20+ countries. He went on to edit or manage over 50 print publications, with target audiences ranging from pensioners to plumbers, many different sports, many car and motorcycle magazines, with many more in the fields of communication - narrow subject magazines on topics such as advertising, marketing, visual communications, design, presentation and direct marketing. Then came the internet and Mike managed internet projects for Australia's largest multimedia company, Telstra.com.au (Australia's largest Telco), Seek.com.au (Australia's largest employment site), top100.com.au, hitwise.com, and a dozen other internet start-ups before founding Gizmag in 2002. Now he writes and thinks.
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