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Best home cinemas and installations in Britain: CEDIA Awards 2014 winners in pictures

Best home cinemas and installations in Britain: CEDIA Awards 2014 winners in pictures

By 10 October 2014

With the rise in TV screen sizes and dropping of prices you could be forgiven for thinking that true home cinema was a dying fad. Everyone can have a massive screen these days, with a virtual surround sound system to enhance the audio experience. However,... >>

Which is the best movie streaming box for under £100? Roku Streaming Stick vs Apple TV vs Chromecast and more

Which is the best movie streaming box for under £100? Roku Streaming Stick vs Apple TV vs Chromecast and more

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The rise in the number of media streaming services has been scarily rapid in the last couple of years. There are now so many ways to have movies and TV shows delivered to your home, at a variety of subscriptions and fees, that you could never be found... >>

Which is the best movie streaming service in the UK? Netflix vs Amazon Prime vs Now TV and more

Which is the best movie streaming service in the UK? Netflix vs Amazon Prime vs Now TV and more

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Over the last few years, movie and TV show streaming services have become increasingly important to the way that we want to consume our content in the UK. As well as the big and obvious free platforms from the country's major broadcasters, such as BBC... >>

What is EE TV and why is it worthy of sitting under your TV?

What is EE TV and why is it worthy of sitting under your TV?

By 8 October 2014

EE has just announced a hardware release aimed at transforming your living room into the centre of your media home. EE TV is a set-top box that not only offers Freeview but also catch-up services and more. EE is focused on offering an experience for the... >>

Getting started with Plex: How to set up Plex to stream stuff to your Xbox One

Getting started with Plex: How to set up Plex to stream stuff to your Xbox One

By 7 October 2014

If you stream media from your computer to a television then you likely know all about Plex, a standout service that provides a simple user interface for watching and controlling your media library from multiple devices. And now Plex supports Xbox One... >>

Plex for Xbox One and Xbox 360 announced, stream your video and music files beautifully

Plex for Xbox One and Xbox 360 announced, stream your video and music files beautifully

By 6 October 2014

Plex, the media streamer server and client platform, has announced a version of its application for Xbox One and Xbox 360. The next-generation console version of the media hub will be available from tomorrow - Tuesday, 7 October - while the Xbox 360 app... >>

11 reasons why your next TV should be OLED

11 reasons why your next TV should be OLED

By 1 October 2014

Although LG will remain strongly behind the LED TV market, making sets at all sizes using LCD display technology and LED backlighting, it is ramping up its OLED production dramatically as it believes the panel tech is the future of flat screens. And considering... >>

Matchstick is the new Chromecast but based on Firefox OS

Matchstick is the new Chromecast but based on Firefox OS

By 1 October 2014

There's a new project on Kickstarter that is taking aim at Chromecast. It's called Matchstick, the streaming stick built on Firefox OS. Chromecast is a HDMI dongle from Google that works over Wi-Fi and plugs into your HDTV, allowing you to stream content... >>

UK football fans pay most in Europe to watch live TV matches, Virgin Media asks Ofcom to intervene

UK football fans pay most in Europe to watch live TV matches, Virgin Media asks Ofcom to intervene

By 30 September 2014

The live TV rights for FA Premier League are soon to be auctioned again, with the current agreements with BT Sport, Sky Sports and others expiring at the end of the 2016 season, and Virgin Media is calling on UK independent communications regular Ofcom... >>

Netflix to release its first movie in cinemas and at home in 2015, Crouching Tiger 2

Netflix to release its first movie in cinemas and at home in 2015, Crouching Tiger 2

By 30 September 2014

Netflix has announced that it will make the sequel to Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon as its first movie release. The film will be available on both Netflix and in IMAX cinemas at the same time when released. This will be the first time Netflix has released... >>