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Netflix vs Amazon Prime Instant Video: Which streaming service is best for you?

Netflix vs Amazon Prime Instant Video: Which streaming service is best for you?

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When we originally planned our mammoth movie streaming services feature (which you can find right here) it was mainly to highlight the differences, if there are any, between the two biggest movie and TV show platforms out there; Netflix and Amazon Prime... >>

Miracast explained: How is it different from Chromecast and AirPlay?

Miracast explained: How is it different from Chromecast and AirPlay?

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When Amazon recently launched the 4K Fire TV, it arrived with a marketing campaign touting all of its noteworthy features, including something called screen mirroring with Miracast. But Fire TV isn't the only device with Miracast, which is a wireless... >>

Amazon Fire TV tips and tricks: 16 things you probably had no clue you could do

Amazon Fire TV tips and tricks: 16 things you probably had no clue you could do

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Amazon's Fire TV platform includes streaming set-top boxes and sticks, and it's latest device, the Amazon Fire TV 4K, recently launched, meaning you probably already own it and are wondering how to master it. To help you get the most out of it, as well... >>

Last chance: Access geo-blocked content for life with Getflix

Last chance: Access geo-blocked content for life with Getflix

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Most streaming services use geo-restrictions to limit access to their services, but a solution has been found in Getflix. It's a smart DNS service which removes the geoblock feature for US versions of countless streaming media hosts.   The headaches... >>

14 cool features and other things you can do with the new Apple TV

14 cool features and other things you can do with the new Apple TV

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When Apple unveiled the all-new Apple TV with an all-new remote during its iPhone 6S September event, it glossed over some really interesting features for the new set-top box. So, we have created this feature to tell you about a few of them. The new Apple... >>

Get a 21-minute look at Fox's new X-Files with this behind-the-scenes tease

Get a 21-minute look at Fox's new X-Files with this behind-the-scenes tease

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The X-Files is set to premiere next month - 13 years after the original ended. Fox's new miniseries, which will consist of six episodes, has been teased a lot in recent months, thanks to set photos, trailers, and more, but we still don't know much about... >>

Best Apple TV games: What to play first

Best Apple TV games: What to play first

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You've got a new Apple TV (2015) and now you are looking for some games to play on it. It might be able to stream Netflix at 1080p, but app support means it's a somewhat fully-fledged games console, albeit one that isn't as powerful as the Xbox One or... >>

Best place to put a speaker: Sonos head of design gives us tips and tricks of the trade

Best place to put a speaker: Sonos head of design gives us tips and tricks of the trade

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Sonos has a mission to fill every home with music, as well as to give you the ultimate home music experience. To do this, you not only need to have great speakers, but you also have to have the best possible set-up for them with the best possible objects... >>

Roku tips and tricks: 14 things you probably didn't know you could do

Roku tips and tricks: 14 things you probably didn't know you could do

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So you got the Roku 4 and want to know its hidden features. Or maybe you own an older player, like the Roku 3, and haven't yet used it to its full potential. No worries. It's never too late to dig in and explore what your player can do. To help you get... >>

Best Apple TV apps to try right now

Best Apple TV apps to try right now

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Apple unveiled the new Apple TV in September during its iPhone 6S event, and now that set-top box is widely available to buy online or through Apple's retail stores. That means it's time to start figuring out which Apple TV apps you want to download first.... >>