Home Theater To Take With You

[an error occurred while processing this directive]If you're so addicted to TV that you feel withdrawal pangs when you're outdoors, Microsoft wants to help.

It released two new portable media centers — built by Creative and Samsung — in September, with a third by iRiver out this month. Each has a color screen and a hard drive that can store music, pictures and video. It may prove difficult to enjoy a full-length movie on a 9-cm screen, but you will have other media from which to choose: Microsoft has partnered with content providers CinemaNow and Major League Baseball (just in time for the...

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