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Netflix pushes stealthy price hike

Netflix pushes stealthy price hike

By 11 June 2015

Netflix has put up its prices in the UK, as detailed in an email sent to subscribers, including Pocket-lint. New subscribers will have to pay £7.49 a month for a subscription that allows users to watch HD content on the service on two screens at once... >>

Forget 4K this YouTube video is 8K: Bet you can't run it though

Forget 4K this YouTube video is 8K: Bet you can't run it though

By 10 June 2015

A video able to run in 8K has appeared on YouTube. It is also labelled as such and has a 4320p resolution (7680 x 4320). Of course, considering you need a beefy computer and display to get 4K video to work it's highly unlikely you'll get 8K video to run... >>

BT launching BT Sport Ultra HD, with a new UHD YouView set-top box

BT launching BT Sport Ultra HD, with a new UHD YouView set-top box

By 9 June 2015

BT Sport has confirmed that it will be bringing 4K sport to your TV in August 2015. Alongside a number of announcements, BT confirmed that a new channel, appropriately called BT Sport Ultra HD will be launching in August. At the same time, it's confirmed... >>

No Apple TV at WWDC claim sources

No Apple TV at WWDC claim sources

By 3 June 2015

Apple has supposedly cancelled plans to launch a new Apple TV device at the annual developer conference, WWDC, next week, if the latest rumours are to be believed. According to "sources" talking to The New York Times, the set-top box, which was widely... >>

Arrested Development is coming back to Netflix after three-year hiatus

Arrested Development is coming back to Netflix after three-year hiatus

By 3 June 2015

Arrested Development is getting a revival on Netflix... for the second time in three years. Arrested Development is an American comedy sitcom that focuses on the fictitious, wealthy, and highly dysfunctional Bluth family. It originally aired in 2003 on... >>

The Big Bang Theory gets Lego-fied, see the cast in minifig form

The Big Bang Theory gets Lego-fied, see the cast in minifig form

By 2 June 2015

Those of you who love The Big Bang Theory will be stoked to hear Lego has had its way with the show. According to Entertainment Weekly, Lego has created a set for The Big Bang Theory. It's described as "Leonard and Sheldon’s Lego living room set" -... >>

Why are we seeing ads on Netflix? Should we be worried?

Why are we seeing ads on Netflix? Should we be worried?

By 2 June 2015

Adverts on Netflix are starting to appear for more and more users. Initially trailers were run at the end of shows, now they're appearing before them also. Obviously people paying for the Netflix service have taken to the interwebs to explode with outrage.... >>

Apple TV subscription service: Has it really been delayed until 2016?

Apple TV subscription service: Has it really been delayed until 2016?

By 2 June 2015

Sometimes there are so many Apple rumours going around that they're difficult to keep straight, such as the latest information surrounding the Apple TV set-top box and its upcoming, so-called subscription TV streaming service. The Apple TV is overdue... >>

Now you can change your Roku UI with new themes available, including Star Trek

Now you can change your Roku UI with new themes available, including Star Trek

By 29 May 2015

Roku has introduced themes for users to install on their media streamers that include favourite shows and movies, such as Star Trek and The Big Lebowski. Although you could change the colour of the homescreen from the traditional purple in the past, you... >>

Nvidia's 4K Shield Android TV console is now available in two different versions

Nvidia's 4K Shield Android TV console is now available in two different versions

By 28 May 2015

Nvidia said we could expect the Nvidia Shield Android TV console by May, and lo and behold - it's here. The company has just announced you can order the device from its website as well as online retailers like Amazon and Best Buy. Nvidia's thin set top-box... >>