Category Android

USB-Ethernet for MiniX media player

Back in September I purchased a MiniX clone from DealExtreme. The device appears functional, and pre-rooted for convenient access via ADB. However, WiFi connectivity was…. pathetic. In the past few days I’ve received two cheap USB-Ethernet adapters from DealExtreme that solved my network connectivity problems. One is based on DM96xx chipset, the other on an […]

ADB (android debug bridge) access to MiniX media player

I’ve recently purchased a tiny, Android-based “MiniX” clone media player from DX.com. Primarily for my own records, this post summarises how I established an ADB link over the MiniX’s OTG USB port via my FreeBSD 8.3-PRERELEASE home server. ┬áIt might be of interest to you if you’re reading this and you’re not me.

The MiniX clone’s OTG USB port under FreeBSD

I’ve recently purchased a tiny, Android-based “MiniX” clone media player from DX.com. Primarily for my own records, this post summarises what the MiniX’s OTG USB port looks like when plugged into a FreeBSD host. It might be of interest to you if you’re reading this and you’re not me.

Mini Android 4.0 Network Media Player — a MiniX clone

I’ve recently purchased a tiny, Android-based media player from DX.com — mostly so I can hack on it, and perhaps use it for its nominal purpose of streaming media over my home network. I purchased mine on August 22nd 2012 and received it on September 12th — not too bad for DX.com free delivery. This […]