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Introduction to VirtualBox

Oracle VM VirtualBox is an open-source hypervisor for x86 computers that is developed and distributed by Oracle Corporation. A hypervisor is computer software that creates and runs virtual machines. The computer which runs the hypervisor and the virtual machines is … Continue reading






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Books About Classic Air-Cooled Volkswagens

From 1936 in Germany until approximately 1980 in the USA, Volkswagen manufactured it’s entire line of automobiles (das auto) with an air-cooled boxer engine.  The air-cooled motor is distinct from its water (i.e., radiator) cooled cousin in that it uses … Continue reading






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How to power off the piMC

It is necessary to power off your piMC through XBMC. Click the power button in the lower left corner and select Power off System.






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piMC – additional photos of the RaspPi Media Center Computer

                                                         






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piMC – Raspberry Pi Media Center Computer

The piMC is a fully assembled and functional media center computer running RaspBMC on a Raspberry Pi (Broadcom BCM2835) System on a Chip (SoC). The Operating System (RaspBMC) is an XBMC distribution that supports many audio, video, and image formats, playlists, … Continue reading






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