I want a Wi-Fi to stereo out adapter
Mon, 20 Aug 2001 15:03:52 -0700
Michael Sippey writes:
[Gordon Mohr wrote:]
> > The NSR might have enough capability that it should really
> > become a remote MP3 cache-and-player. Hell, why not make it
> > a full windows PC, running a slaved WinAmp -- you get the UI
> > you want, the MP3s get shuffled around behind the scenes
> > automagically.
> > That is, what you *really* want might be:
> > - a brick PC with...
> > - nice audio and video chips/outputs
> > - 256MB+ RAM
> > - no hard drive, CDrom, or disk drive
> > - 802.11b, capable of operating as access point, client,
> > or ad-hoc
> i'll add something to the wish list... instead of video out provide
> remote control of the player queue, eq and volume via a handspring / palm
> using 802.11b or even IR (blech). something like the project at
> giantdisc.com, but control over wi-fi.
Actually, what I had in mind with the video-out was playback of
movies/shows to a nearby TV, moreso than displaying a local
Anyone care to venture a guess as to when the first 802.11b
keyboards and mice appear, and the price-points/battery-life?