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Oculus VR's Studio Story is set to bring virtual reality to the movies, starting with Lost

Oculus VR's Studio Story is set to bring virtual reality to the movies, starting with Lost

By 18 hours ago

Facebook-owned Oculus VR is about to tackle the movie business. According to The Wall Street Journal, Oculus VR plans to unveil a new in-house group dedicated to developing and producing virtual reality films and researching story-telling practices. The... >>

5 great BBC tech innovations that will change TV and radio forever: Oculus Rift, 4K and more

5 great BBC tech innovations that will change TV and radio forever: Oculus Rift, 4K and more

By 26 January 2015

The BBC has made the unprecedented step of opening up its innovations labs to public scrutiny in the form of BBC Taster, a web service that will host some of the corporation's most experimental digital projects before they have been rolled out to all... >>

You can sample the BBC's new digital innovations for free through BBC Taster

You can sample the BBC's new digital innovations for free through BBC Taster

By 26 January 2015

The BBC is opening its R&D labs to the general public in order to have its innovations and experimental ideas tested and trialled by everyone. Called BBC Taster, the scheme will be a "place to try, rate and share something new". The BBC Taster service... >>

Amazon makes Golden Globe winner Transparent free to all, not just Prime members

Amazon makes Golden Globe winner Transparent free to all, not just Prime members

By 22 January 2015

To celebrate its two Golden Globe awards, Amazon is making its original series Transparent free to all this Saturday, 24 January. Starting at 12.01am and concluding at 11.59pm all 10 episodes of the comedy series will be free to watch, even if you don't... >>

4K Ultra HD Blu-ray specs are great but is it too late?

4K Ultra HD Blu-ray specs are great but is it too late?

By 21 January 2015

The specifications for Ultra HD Blu-ray are expected to be formerly announced in mid-2015, but the chairman of the Blu-ray Disc Association's global promotions committee has revealed some of the advantages the format will have over 4K streaming services.... >>

Netflix to stream The Interview this month, but only in the US and Canada

Netflix to stream The Interview this month, but only in the US and Canada

By 20 January 2015

If renting The Interview or watching it in a small theater somewhere is too inconvenient, you might be glad to hear that a major streaming service is about to release the film. Buried in its quarterly earnings letter to shareholders, Netflix has announced... >>

Netflix called out by minister to offer same UK content Europe-wide

Netflix called out by minister to offer same UK content Europe-wide

By 20 January 2015

If you've travelled abroad and watched Netflix from your account you may have noticed different content available to you. UK business secretary Vince Cable wants this changed and has urged Netflix to offer the same content Europe-wide for UK travellers.... >>

Netflix is coming to your hotel room soon, first stop Marriott

Netflix is coming to your hotel room soon, first stop Marriott

By 20 January 2015

Having a TV in your hotel room is all well and good but it's fair to say there's rarely anything on worth watching, until now. Netflix is moving into hotels so you'll actually be able to enjoy your television with all its streaming media. Initially Netflix... >>

WWE Network now available in UK, PS4 app arrives for streaming service

WWE Network now available in UK, PS4 app arrives for streaming service

By 15 January 2015

After a failed first attempt, the WWE Network has finally launched in the UK and Europe, providing access to its subscription streaming service for fans outside North America for the first time. According to internet reports, it was due to go live on... >>

You must watch this: Top Gear and Lego team for perhaps the weirdest trailer for a show yet

You must watch this: Top Gear and Lego team for perhaps the weirdest trailer for a show yet

By 15 January 2015

Ever wondered what Top Gear would be like if it was animated and in Lego? No, us neither but bizarrely the BBC's official trailer for series 22 is exactly that. It is Lego representation of the show. Wow. It's actually quite good, with each of the presenters... >>


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