Tag Archives: macosx

Boxee delivers a quality media center experience

So I recently received my alpha invite to Boxee, a new service that combines a slick media center app with social networking elements. The centerpiece is a multi-platform app (currently only Linux and Mac OS X are supported, with Windows support coming) based on XBMC that provides a rich user experience. XBMC has been around […]

Sun’s VirtualBox is a welcome treat

Since Jonathan Schwartz has taken the reigns, Sun has been on increasingly friendly terms with the open source world. Witness the recent work of opening the Java language, the purchase of MySQL AB (the company behind the ubiquitous open source database), and of course the much lauded Microsoft Office suite alternative OpenOffice.org. VirtualBox, Sun’s entry […]