NeoWin heard Microsoft will soon release an update for Windows Media Center Edition, codenamed Emerald. This update will be called Update Rollup 2 and may be launched within a month. According to their sources Microsoft will release it to OEMs next week.
Here's a look at the features of this update:
Microsoft also unveiled the future of Media Center this week.. More details at NeoWin
2x HD Tuner supported No CableCARD No QAM DVD Changer Xbox 360 Extender support Sonic DVD Burning fixes Slight improvements in Media Library performance