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Sky Go to get live World Cup matches as ITV signs up to service

Sky Go to get live World Cup matches as ITV signs up to service

By 4 June 2014

Sky has signed ITV's channels for inclusion in its Sky Go application, which introduces live World Cup matches to the mix. As ITV has half the terrestrial TV rights to the live matches throughout the tournament in Brazil, Sky Go users will be able to... >>

Xbox One goes football crazy with dedicated World Cup hub and companion app

Xbox One goes football crazy with dedicated World Cup hub and companion app

By 2 June 2014

By 12 June, when Brazil takes on Croatia in the first match of the 2014 World Cup, Microsoft will launch a dedicated zone on Xbox One that will provide access to stacks of original and related content. Destination Brazil will provide a one-stop shop for... >>

BT Extra Box service launches for multi-room YouView viewing

BT Extra Box service launches for multi-room YouView viewing

By 2 June 2014

BT now offers its Extra Box option for users who would like to have their channel subscriptions in more than one room. The additional YouView+ box will work with all the same subscription channels and bolt-ons as the main box in the house. The second... >>

Samsung working with Oculus on own-brand virtual reality headset

Samsung working with Oculus on own-brand virtual reality headset

By 30 May 2014

A week ago it was revealed that Samsung is working on its own virtual reality headset to rival products such as Sony's Project Morpheus and the Oculus Rift. New information provides confirmation and throws an interesting surprise into the mix. Samsung's... >>

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... >>