[FoRK] What do you think of my http://techcrunch.com/2013/07/24/google-chromecast/

Gregory Alan Bolcer greg at bolcer.org
Wed Jul 24 19:21:53 PDT 2013

Here's a stupid idea.  Put a small cable on the side of it with a USB 
connector and use that power. I have on all my tvs open hdmi slots and 
also open USB slots.  I wouldn't mind using one of each if it meant not 
having to add yet another power cord.


On 7/24/2013 7:16 PM, Joseph S. Barrera III wrote:
> But it does need aux power from a separate line. If only there were PoE
> for HDMI.
> - Joe
> P.S. And yes, I did invent PoE, but the wrong one. It was just for Mach.
> On 7/24/2013 7:13 PM, Gregory Alan Bolcer wrote:
>> Never mind, it says HDMI in the article. Very cool!
>> On 7/24/2013 6:54 PM, Joseph S. Barrera III wrote:
>>> http://techcrunch.com/2013/07/24/google-chromecast/
>>> Yes, it's true, I developed this thing from scratch while listening to
>>> Noogler lectures, and have spent the rest of my time here getting Google
>>> to market the thing. Well, that's not the only thing I've been doing. My
>>> next project is Google Washout.
>>> (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Washout_toilet) It may be one of the most
>>> significant health advances of the 21st century. And yes, you can and
>>> will automatically blog the results of Google Washout analysis. With
>>> automatically calculated references to any photos you've posted from
>>> restaurants you've visited. People consult Yelp for the restaurant
>>> experience, but they will consult Google Washout if they care about
>>> their health.
>>> - Joe

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