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Arcam Solo Bar is an audiophile soundbar, fully loaded with connections (hands-on)

Arcam Solo Bar is an audiophile soundbar, fully loaded with connections (hands-on)

By 23 hours ago

Arcam has poured its audio expertise into the Solo Bar, which the Cambridge-based company is claiming to be a soundbar fit for audiophiles.  It's designed not just to bring audio enhancements to your TV, but to do much of the work that an AV receiver... >>

Amazon Fire Stick locks Chromecast and Roku in its $39 sights

Amazon Fire Stick locks Chromecast and Roku in its $39 sights

By 27 October 2014

Amazon has announced a new TV enhancing device in its Amazon Fire Stick. This follows the recent release of its Amazon Fire TV box. The Amazon Fire Stick is the company's version of Google's Chromecast and Roku's Stick. The Amazon Fire Stick will be $39,... >>

Hot new Warner comic book adaptation Constantine hits Amazon Prime Instant first

Hot new Warner comic book adaptation Constantine hits Amazon Prime Instant first

By 27 October 2014

Marvel has proven in recent times that comic book adaptations are hugely popular on the big and small screens alike, having huge success with its own-produced Avengers and tie-in movies. The second series of Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. has garnered great viewing... >>

Amazon Fire TV review
4 out of 5

Amazon Fire TV review

By 24 October 2014

When we first encountered the Amazon Fire TV and wrote our original review, it was a US product only. Since then though it has made it onto the UK market too and, with hindsight and time on its side, the UK version has implemented some of the things missing... >>

BBC connected red button finally available on BBC co-funded YouView... but not TalkTalk yet

BBC connected red button finally available on BBC co-funded YouView... but not TalkTalk yet

By 24 October 2014

YouView users can finally use the BBC's latest connected red button services. And the jazzed-up BBC iPlayer service has arrived on the platform too. Virgin Media's TiVo boxes were the first to get the connected red button at the end of 2012, while Smart... >>

Look at the fancy new NOW TV boxes you can get in time for Christmas

Look at the fancy new NOW TV boxes you can get in time for Christmas

By 23 October 2014

Sky has unveiled its Christmas present this year, and there's more than one. The Now TV services can be streamed to your TV from your own personalised Now TV box, with five to choose from. The special edition Now TV boxes will still be only £10 to buy... >>

Christian Bale didn’t have to audition for Steve Jobs role, he was the only candidate

Christian Bale didn’t have to audition for Steve Jobs role, he was the only candidate

By 23 October 2014

Christian Bale was the automatic choice to play Steve Jobs in the eponymous biopic of the Apple CEO's life, according to screenwriter Aaron Sorkin. Sorkin claims that the actor, perhaps best known in more recent times as Batman, didn't even have to audition,... >>

Which is the best movie streaming box for under £100? Fire TV vs Apple TV vs Chromecast and more

Which is the best movie streaming box for under £100? Fire TV vs Apple TV vs Chromecast and more

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The rise in the number of media streaming services has been scarily rapid in the last couple of years. There are now so many ways to have movies and TV shows delivered to your home, at a variety of subscriptions and fees, that you could never be found... >>

Amazon Fire TV now available in the UK

Amazon Fire TV now available in the UK

By 23 October 2014

Amazon's Fire TV connected set-top-box is now available in the UK. Previously only listed as coming soon, the box is now in stock on Amazon.co.uk and has started shipping to customers who pre-ordered it. The Amazon Fire Game Controller is also available... >>

Sky+ app upgrade allows you to fling photos to your TV

Sky+ app upgrade allows you to fling photos to your TV

By 22 October 2014

Sky has announced an update to its Sky+ app to work with Sky+ HD boxes. The latest software will enhance the service beyond a portal to TV and movies allowing you to make your TV smart using the app. The new Sky+ app update will allow users to fling images... >>