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Any planned feature updates for W7MC CableCard only users?

Any planned feature updates for W7MC CableCard only users?

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Silver Contributor III
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Registered: ‎09-01-2008
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I know I can not be the only one to have a CableCard only setup, and to use Windows 7 Media Center as their conduit to enjoying all TV things FiOS. Ceton seems to have solved their supply-chain issues with the InfiniTV4, and announced at CES an InfinTV6 and the InfiniTV4-USB products, while SiliconDust is close to releasing their HDHomeRun Prime. I don't ever recall the PC CableCard tuner alive with any activity such as this.

 

That said, I understand the TV anywhere, anytime, any device theme.. However, does that include Windows Media Center? All I am looking for is some way (when IPTV for Live TV is deployed) to integrate the Verizon VOD/PPV and whatever live TV will be streamed via IP into my Windows Media Center interface/guide and maybe even directly to extenders?

 

 

Thanks,


Carl

 

 

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At CES we discussed porting the IMG to many devices... like game consoles as well as Win MCE devices.... would allow the device to fully replace a traditional set top... that is definitely in the works (and no.... I don't have dates to share... but if we are talking about it publicly that means we are making good progress on getting it to your home)

Silver Contributor III
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Thanks Joe. I know I am looking forward to what FiOS has to offer in the future!

 

Can you DM me the dates on Twitter? I promise I will keep them very very quiet!!! Smiley Wink Imagine an Elmer Fudd smiley here!!

 

Carl

 

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I can tell you that it won't be tomorrow or probably the day after that... but that I have several of these devices working in my office... and my meeting before this event was a status update from the development team.

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