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1966 World Cup final being shown online by BBC today

1966 World Cup final being shown online by BBC today

By 30 May 2014

The BBC will be broadcasting the 1966 World Cup final online today at 12pm as if it is a live match. Across BBC Sport, there are references and sections dedicated to the final, in which England takes on West Germany, including a 1966 themed version of... >>

Vimeo takes on Netflix with High Maintenance, its own funded original series

Vimeo takes on Netflix with High Maintenance, its own funded original series

By 29 May 2014

Under pressure from YouTube and the prospective Yahoo video platform on one side and Netflix and Amazon Prime Instant Video on the other, Vimeo has responded by following some of its rivals in investing in original television content. High Maintenance... >>

Chromecast is now available in Australia, Belgium, Japan, Korea, Portugal and Switzerland

Chromecast is now available in Australia, Belgium, Japan, Korea, Portugal and Switzerland

By 28 May 2014

It's time to celebrate, Chromecast fans, as the connected HDMI dongle is now available in more countries internationally. Google has announced Chromecast availability for Australia, Belgium, Japan, Korea, Portugal and Switzerland. Google's Chromecast... >>

Ofcom plans to give networks digital TV spectrum for 4G: How will it affect you?

Ofcom plans to give networks digital TV spectrum for 4G: How will it affect you?

By 28 May 2014

UK independent communications regulator Ofcom has revealed its plans to make new spectrum available to the country's networks to improve their mobile broadband services, without affecting existing free-to-air digital terrestrial TV services. Its proposals... >>

Wuaki.tv comes to Chromecast, offers Google's dongle for £10 with box-sets

Wuaki.tv comes to Chromecast, offers Google's dongle for £10 with box-sets

By 28 May 2014

Movie and TV show streaming service Wuaki.tv is now available to access through Chromecast. And to celebrate, it is offering Google's device for just £10 when purchased with one of HBO's digital box-sets. Wuaki.tv, part of the Rakuten group, reveals... >>

YouView tips and tricks: Getting more from your set-top box

YouView tips and tricks: Getting more from your set-top box

By 27 May 2014

Did you know that by changing a few settings within your YouView box you can make it boot up faster? What about searching to see if that movie you want to watch is on soon? We've compiled as many YouView tips and tricks that we can find, and even talked... >>

A week in reviews: 19 - 23 May

A week in reviews: 19 - 23 May

By 24 May 2014

Ever the varied week, it's a mixture of all kinds of goodies on Pocket-lint this week, headed by the surprise announcement from Microsoft that the Surface 3 is a larger format device than its predecessor. And while that might boggle the mind, you should... >>

Virgin Media TiVo subscribers get dedicated Eurosport app in time for French Open tennis

Virgin Media TiVo subscribers get dedicated Eurosport app in time for French Open tennis

By 23 May 2014

Virgin Media has partnered with Eurosport to offer a dedicated application for sports content from the broadcaster on its TiVo platform. The app is available on UK TiVo boxes from today and it provides access to streamed video content from the Eurosport... >>

Roku Streaming Stick review
4 out of 5

Roku Streaming Stick review

By 22 May 2014

If you haven't bought a TV for the last couple of years then chances are it is not "smart". If you want the latest streaming and catch-up services without the cost implication of signing up to the binding contracts for a set-top box, then there are ways... >>

Is Game of Thrones still the most pirated TV show?

Is Game of Thrones still the most pirated TV show?

By 20 May 2014

With just a few episodes left to be aired, Game of Thrones season four is almost at an end and just looking at the US viewing figures alone, it has been the most successful for HBO yet. It has also been the most successful for the stealyweb too, with... >>