The ultimate Internet-connected TV accessory isn't Roku. It's not Apple TV, and it's not Boxee.
It's something you probably already own: a computer.
With an inexpensive cable (like this one for Mac), you can mirror your computer on your television, giving you complete access to any Internet streaming services or local content on your hard drive.
Many newer laptops even include HDMI out, giving you full 1080p mirroring. Older machines would have to rely on DVI or VGA out with an accompanying audio-out cable.
But once you hook up your computer to your TV, the setup … Read more