the best thing about having a HTPC is that you can use all of the free services. Hulu (not plus) ABC, CBS, NBC, Crackle, all without using a separate application. plus the advantage to use proxies for overseas streaming. don't get me wrong, i love my chromecast, but for local streaming and else said, HTPC is the way… » 10/08/14 2:07am 10/08/14 2:07am