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Nvidia Shield is the Apple TV beater we’ve been waiting for (hands-on)

Nvidia Shield is the Apple TV beater we’ve been waiting for (hands-on)

By 13 hours ago

Nvidia has announced its entrance into the set-top box market with Shield, a new game console and media player based on Android. Shield features the Tegra X1 chipset announced at CES 2015 in January, which is Nvidia’s most powerful mobile processor... >>

What is Freeview Play, when is it coming and how can I get it?

What is Freeview Play, when is it coming and how can I get it?

By 2 March 2015

To stay relevant in a world of television where catch-up and on demand video is king, Freeview has announced its plans for a connected future. Managing director Guy North outlined the plans for Freeview Play at a London briefing for Pocket-lint and select... >>

Your first Freeview Play box could well be from Humax

Your first Freeview Play box could well be from Humax

By 2 March 2015

Humax will be the first manufacturer to get a Freeview Play set-top-box onto the market. Indeed, it will be producing at least two devices, with different options based on storage capacity and therefore at different price points. The actual boxes are... >>

Disney and Lego team up to make Star Wars animated series, will air later this year

Disney and Lego team up to make Star Wars animated series, will air later this year

By 27 February 2015

Those of you who love both Star Wars and Lego are about to have your minds blown. All six Star Wars films are being remade as Lego films. Disney XD, which is an American cable and satellite channel owned by the Disney Channels Worldwide unit of the Disney–ABC... >>

Who says there's no 4K content? 150m 4K video cameras have already been sold

Who says there's no 4K content? 150m 4K video cameras have already been sold

By 27 February 2015

Own a 4K television and are struggling to find content other than season three of House of Cards to watch? Well that's strange because new figures show that in 2014 over 150 million devices were sold that have the ability of recording 4K footage. And... >>

6 ways the BBC could fund itself if the licence fee is ditched as rumoured

6 ways the BBC could fund itself if the licence fee is ditched as rumoured

By 26 February 2015

Talk of the BBC ditching the licence fee that keeps it funded isn't new. But now that the UK's Culture, Media and Sport Committee has weighed in saying it doesn't see "a long-term future" for the licence fee, the end may be nigh. Currently UK residents... >>

Beam is the light bulb that doubles as a projector, turns a table into a screen

Beam is the light bulb that doubles as a projector, turns a table into a screen

By 24 February 2015

Little by little, we're getting closer to living in space age-like, internet-connected world. During CES 2015, Pocket-lint took a tour of Sony's Life Space UX concept, which included an apartment-type setup, filled with interactive lights, speakers, and... >>

Plex for Roku radically redesigned, takes cues from Xbox One

Plex for Roku radically redesigned, takes cues from Xbox One

By 24 February 2015

Plex has relaunched its channel for Roku boxes and the new version brings the platform up to speed with the apps for Xbox One and PS4. The design has completely changed to represent the tile-style look found on other consoles and devices. It is much... >>

You'll never guess what this is

You'll never guess what this is

By 24 February 2015

Pocket-lint has been sent some pictures and details of a device that on first glance doesn't give anything away. Just from the picture, it's so unlike anything else we've seen of its type that you might be surprised to find out what it actually does.... >>

Are you a Frozen fan who has Sky? You'll want the Sky Disney Frozen remote then

Are you a Frozen fan who has Sky? You'll want the Sky Disney Frozen remote then

By 24 February 2015

Sky has often come out with interestingly designed remote controls - such as the football team editions - or set-top-boxes, and its latest venture is to partner with Disney to launch a dedicated Sky+HD Frozen-themed remote control for those that just... >>