Helios Odyssey Media Hub Gets BitTorrent, Emule Downloading

The Helios Odyssey, a 1TB, $169 storage center for your media files, just got an update for BitTorrent and Emule downloading capability. BitTorrent isn't anything brand new in Network Attached Storage devices such as the Planex and Procare and Jack In The Box, but Emule (something we used before BitTorrent became… » 3/11/08 1:00pm 3/11/08 1:00pm

Helios H2000 Player Turns DVD Video to Pseudo-HD on the Cheap

The price of upscaling video free-falls even more with the Helios H2000 upscaling DVD player. Sure, this one can only crank your video up to 1080i, but its $99 price makes that quite an attractive option. It can also handle XviD, the efficient video format that's one of our favorites, and also popular among those who,… » 7/23/07 11:17am 7/23/07 11:17am

Helios X3000 Upscaling Network DVD/DivX Player Hands-On

We've been fans of the Helios H4000 upconverting DivX player for a while, thanks to its slim form factor, 1080p output, and relatively low price. But if you're looking to go one level up to a connected player, the Helios X3000 is the one for you. Combining the H4000's playback features—which decodes DivX, MPEG1/2/4,… » 1/03/07 3:00pm 1/03/07 3:00pm