With a DIY audio streamer, you can send your favorite tunes wirelessly from your computer to other rooms
By Dave Prochnow
Posted 07.14.2008 at 11:45 am 19 Comments
Here’s the scenario: You have a thousand MP3 music files sitting on your home computer—which is great when you’re actually sitting at your computer but a lot less useful when you’re in the kitchen or living room. What you need is a dedicated device in another room that can pull songs wirelessly from your PC’s music library and play them through its own speakers. Several off-the-shelf products can handle this task, such as Logitech’s Squeezebox; unfortunately, they start at around $300.
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