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Netflix explains why it's great to be paid to watch TV all day and gives update on offline viewing

Netflix explains why it's great to be paid to watch TV all day and gives update on offline viewing

By 29 August 2014

Recently, Netflix embarked on a recruitment drive to employee a Tagger to cover the UK and Ireland for the first time. It basically meant that a British or Irish person would get what many would think is the dream job - being paid to watch TV and movies... >>

Amazon Prime Instant Video to stream in 4K from October

Amazon Prime Instant Video to stream in 4K from October

By 28 August 2014

Amazon will begin streaming in 4K according to a Samsung release that let the cat out of the bag. Samsung sent out a release that said its 4K UHD TV line would largely be able to support Amazon's Prime Instant Video UHD streaming service. The Samsung... >>

Sky Sports News HQ viewable by all NOW TV subscribers, just in time for transfer deadline day

Sky Sports News HQ viewable by all NOW TV subscribers, just in time for transfer deadline day

By 28 August 2014

NOW TV has added a standalone application to its NOW TV set-top-box that provides direct access to the recently relaunched Sky Sports News HQ. And what's more, you don't need a subscription to the daily or weekly Sky Sports packages to watch it. Sky Sports... >>

Curved 4K Ultra-HD OLED TVs from LG available for pre-order, will you pay £6k or more for a telly?

Curved 4K Ultra-HD OLED TVs from LG available for pre-order, will you pay £6k or more for a telly?

By 25 August 2014

LG has announced ahead of IFA 2104 in Berlin that its two 4K Ultra-HD OLED televisions, the first to be commercialised, will be available for pre-order in South Korea this week. They will soon be available in the UK, Europe and North America too. As... >>

Netflix shows off Oculus Rift VR interface, Philips Hue atmospheric lighting and more

Netflix shows off Oculus Rift VR interface, Philips Hue atmospheric lighting and more

By 21 August 2014

Netflix has just completed its Hack Day Summer 2014 and some brilliant ideas have bubbled to the surface. Our favourite has to be the use of Oculus Rift for a virtual reality browsing menu. This was called Oculix. Though it's less menu and more entire... >>

Sky takes aim at Netflix with recommendations and Smart Series Link

Sky takes aim at Netflix with recommendations and Smart Series Link

By 21 August 2014

Sky has announced a new recommendation engine, not unlike Netflix uses, that aims to offer up showings based on a viewer's likes and dislikes. The recommendation engine comes as part of Sky's latest Electronic Programme Guide update that's rolling out... >>

Xbox One Digital TV Tuner hands-on: It's smaller than you think

Xbox One Digital TV Tuner hands-on: It's smaller than you think

By 12 August 2014

It's amazing what you can find lurking in a place you least expect. And while we were hoping to catch up with the recently announced Xbox One Digital TV Tuner at some point during our Gamescom visit, we didn't bank on it lying in plain sight during a... >>

Sky Sports free to Sky, TalkTalk and Virgin Media customers for Premier League first day

Sky Sports free to Sky, TalkTalk and Virgin Media customers for Premier League first day

By 12 August 2014

Anyone signed up to Sky, TalkTalk or Virgin Media will be able to enjoy Sky Sports for free on Saturday 16 August. The start of the Barclays Premier League kicks off on Saturday and Sky wants everyone in the football spirit, so it's giving away coverage... >>

Sky Sports gets price-drop with week pass on NOW TV

Sky Sports gets price-drop with week pass on NOW TV

By 11 August 2014

Sky has announced that it's online streaming NOW TV service will dish up sports for a more affordable price. Until this Thursday users wishing to get access to Sky Sports over the internet, via their NOW TV service, must pay for a day pass at £9.99.... >>

Behind the scenes at Sky Sports News HQ, bringing social, digital and broadcast closer together

Behind the scenes at Sky Sports News HQ, bringing social, digital and broadcast closer together

By 8 August 2014

For the first time in many years, Sky Sports is to redesign, rebrand and relaunch one of its most loyally viewed channels, Sky Sports News. Launching at 6am on Tuesday 12 August, Sky Sports News HQ will be the new name and new home for all of Sky's up-to-the-minute... >>