Posted on Thursday, January 05 2006 @ 9:25 CET by Thomas De Maesschalck
Yes, the PC stalwarts have been banking on this vision for sometime, only to be disappointed (as has the entire digital home industry). One of the primary inhibitors to this vision, however, was the lack of compelling Internet-based media content. If you are trying to encourage the masses to view their home PC as an entertainment device, then you must (at minimum) offer them content that they consider compelling. Without such content, PC-based entertainment has been relegated to an early adopter or niche market. Head over to Designtechnica
to learn more.