Friday, December 3, 2010


Notes From the Technoground: Mission—Stream Everything, Everywhere!
The Orb Music Player sets me off on a quest to set up the ultimate media-streaming arrangement for my movies, music and photos. See how I got a third of the way there...
I like to take my media with me wherever I go. That’s why my iPhone is filled to the gills with my favorite music, videos, podcasts, recent photos, and even the odd audiobook. The trouble is, I can’t fit it all on my iPhone. My entire iTunes music library is currently at 6,568 items (iTunes reports that's 30.5 days worth of music) and takes up 65.28GB of space. It’s not that there’s so much I want to listen to at any given moment; I just like to know that I can access whatever I want, whenever I want. For instance, there have been occasions where I wanted to play a song for someone, but I couldn’t, because it wasn’t currently residing on my iPhone...