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I want to see movies that are on my Mac on the screen connected to my PS3 or Xbox 360

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PS3mediaserver

Supposedly works with XBox 360 as well. Supports streaming and transcoding.

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Nullriver Software:

Medialink - PS3

Connect360 - Xbox360

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I have used Connect360 for the last few years. Very solid and works nice, but I would recommend Rivet above it I think. –  jmlumpkin Oct 20 '10 at 15:45
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I use MediaLink, which lets you use your Mac as a server which the PS3 can connect to for music, pictures, and movies. It seems to work well enough; my only problem is that I don't like the PS3's interface for browsing through large collections of things. For example, when sharing my entire iTunes library, I'm just about restricted to playlists or random shuffle -- pulling a particular artist/album/song out of thousands is just a pain. For movies, it's worked just fine for me.

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I use Rivet for streaming to my PS3. It's completely painless to set up, while I've had trouble with another solution in the past (unfortunately I can't remember the name of that one).

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Works for the Xbox 360 as well! –  Chealion Oct 20 '10 at 0:06
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I am using Vuze for that: http://www.vuze.com/features/device Not sure if there are any alternatives for OSX.

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