Short Takes - ATI

The All-in-Wonder 128 board from ATI has a Digital VCR functionality that allows a PC to be programmed to record favorite TV shows. Also, a "smart" TV tuner lets users watch TV through their PCs and allows for such applications as still and motion video capture and capturing closed caption transcripts. At any time while viewing a program, the previous two seconds to two minutes (depending on system memory size) can be replayed instantly. To learn more, visit


This article originally appeared in the 10/01/1999 issue of THE Journal.