Sigma Design Ultra-Thin HD set-top box with Z-Wave

very interesting…

Interesting, until I read this:
“The platform gets its networking connectivity over the power line.”

(thud)

Now THAT’s funny. The sturm und drang of getting PLC working is well documented here and all over the web. I would hope that someone would drop a tiny wifi chip in there and avoid that nightmare of power line communications. It sucks.