But take a Mac mini, include the Front Row software; an IR sensor for the Remote; an optical audio output for connecting to your home theater system; and an S-Video output for connecting to your TV (in case your TV wont take DVI), and youve got a compact, easy to use home media center"the first one I think people would buy en masse. Unlike Windows MCE, it would play the music and video downloaded from the iTunes Music Storeyou know, the one with 84 percent of the market. And add a keyboard and mouse (such as Belkins MediaPilot) and it also just so happens to be a full-blown computer running Mac OS X. Now thats something Id like to have in my family room. Id buy one in a heartbeat; in fact, Id probably buy two.
Wow, that paragraph made my li'l Mac-lovin' heart race! I'd love to be able to put this as well as the article posted a few months ago about automating your house with Macs to good use. Mac mac maccy mac mac.