With all the talk about 3D printing and creating STL files, I thought this was a fun link. Draw things in Minecraft and then print them into real objects!
Android for your TV in an affordable package; the Mini XPlus! Looks like you could use it for all sorts of things, too. Wifi, an A10 processor, HDMI, USB; all for $69.99. The Miniand site has a few other hackable platforms that also look interesting.
Never send anything confidential via email without using encryption. Exchanging tax documents with your accountant? Working with an online Mortgage company? DO NOT use email to transport this type of information in clear-text.