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Sky Sports gets price-drop with week pass on NOW TV

Sky Sports gets price-drop with week pass on NOW TV

By 11 August 2014

Sky has announced that it's online streaming NOW TV service will dish up sports for a more affordable price. Until this Thursday users wishing to get access to Sky Sports over the internet, via their NOW TV service, must pay for a day pass at £9.99.... >>

Behind the scenes at Sky Sports News HQ, bringing social, digital and broadcast closer together

Behind the scenes at Sky Sports News HQ, bringing social, digital and broadcast closer together

By 8 August 2014

For the first time in many years, Sky Sports is to redesign, rebrand and relaunch one of its most loyally viewed channels, Sky Sports News. Launching at 6am on Tuesday 12 August, Sky Sports News HQ will be the new name and new home for all of Sky's up-to-the-minute... >>

Turn your Xbox One into a Freeview HD set-top-box from October

Turn your Xbox One into a Freeview HD set-top-box from October

By 7 August 2014

Xbox One owners who subscribe to Virgin Media or Sky's TV services will already know the benefits of feeding their set-top-box through the console and using OneGuide and voice controls via Kinect, but the service has not been available for free-to-air... >>

Apple TV beta brings iOS 7-style flat interface to set-top box

Apple TV beta brings iOS 7-style flat interface to set-top box

By 5 August 2014

Alongside the latest beta for iOS 8, Apple has released a new software beta for Apple TV that includes a redesigned interface. You will notice that the update, which is currently limited to developers, makes the set-top box's interface look much more... >>

NOW TV box gradually becoming new Roku, adds YouTube

NOW TV box gradually becoming new Roku, adds YouTube

By 1 August 2014

It's a well-publicised fact that the NOW TV set-top-box is made by Roku. After all, Sky owns a significant stake in the streaming device manufacturer. And a recent system update even changed the user interface to look more like the Channels grid found... >>

Pocket-lint Gadget Awards 2014: Submit your entry form for consideration

Pocket-lint Gadget Awards 2014: Submit your entry form for consideration

By 1 August 2014

The time for us to get ready for the Pocket-lint Gadget Awards 2014 has started. This year, for our 11th Awards, we are going to be doing things a little bit differently and therefore asking for your help to nominate your favourite gadgets, whether you... >>

Updated Apple TV delayed until 2015 due to negotiation issues?

Updated Apple TV delayed until 2015 due to negotiation issues?

By 30 July 2014

Do you want a newer version of the Apple TV? Oh well - it looks like you'll have to wait until 2015. It has been a whle since Apple has updated its set-top box. And you know what that means...rumours galore. From a dedicated Game Store and built-in TV... >>

Xbox One gets NOW TV, becomes best media player on the planet?

Xbox One gets NOW TV, becomes best media player on the planet?

By 30 July 2014

After launching on the PS4 last week, NOW TV is now available through the Xbox One and, unlike the other apps available across platforms, it fits in with the Microsoft console's tile user interface. It might even seem a little unfamiliar to those used... >>

PS4 1.75 system update now available, adds 3D Blu-ray support and more

PS4 1.75 system update now available, adds 3D Blu-ray support and more

By 29 July 2014

Sony has pushed its latest system software update to the PlayStation 4. Version 1.75 adds a few minor patches and support for 3D Blu-ray playback, which many have been crying out for since day one. Beating the Xbox One to the punch, which will also add... >>

BSkyB starts European invasion, buys Sky Italia and stake in Sky Deutschland

BSkyB starts European invasion, buys Sky Italia and stake in Sky Deutschland

By 25 July 2014

Sky has released its financial year end results and revealed that it is expanding into Europe in order to become one the largest pay TV operators in the world. This will be achieved by acquiring 100 per cent of Sky Italia and a controlling stake in Sky... >>