This week: How to build your own TiVo (or, How to never miss an important football game ever again.) Building your own TiVo—or FreeVo, as some call it—is more than a dream. It's more than a trend.
a semantical argument, i'm sure, but this article does not really talk about building a computer from scratch, but rather from components. when i was a kid my dad and i sort of built a tv "from scratch" but in reality all we did was collect thousands of bits and some solder. built the case from particle board and white formica too.. we built each circuit board up from the individual parts...