Replace Games Consoles, Hard Disk Recorders and various legacy systems with one PC based system.
Detailed Description / Abstract
It is proposed that the idea of Graphical Terminals should be borrowed from the Unix world so as to deliver conventional PC functionality while locating the computer's System Box under a television set i.e. where Games Consoles, Hard Disk Recorders etc. are usually located.
The various additional design requirements for Hard Disk Recording, Games Console etc. are identified and discussed.
Finally an economics, supply and demand, based strategy is identified that will allow this new type of Home Entertainment System to erode existing Games Console and Hard Disk Recorder Markets.
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