Gadgets consolidate dispersed media on your home network

Any collector of music or taker of digital photographs knows the pain: You've got a killer collection of digital stuff on your various home PCs and NAS devices, but no way to easily show it all to guests without people crowding around a tiny laptop screen. Fortunately, many networking vendors are taking a stab at the problem and coming up with some pretty workable solutions. A few of those were on display at CES last week: Linksys' Media Hub:

Netgear's Digital Entertainer Elite:

And to a different extent, Seagate's FreeAgent Theater HD:

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