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4K Ultra HD Blu-ray specs are great but is it too late?

4K Ultra HD Blu-ray specs are great but is it too late?

By 21 January 2015

The specifications for Ultra HD Blu-ray are expected to be formerly announced in mid-2015, but the chairman of the Blu-ray Disc Association's global promotions committee has revealed some of the advantages the format will have over 4K streaming services.... >>

Netflix to stream The Interview this month, but only in the US and Canada

Netflix to stream The Interview this month, but only in the US and Canada

By 20 January 2015

If renting The Interview or watching it in a small theater somewhere is too inconvenient, you might be glad to hear that a major streaming service is about to release the film. Buried in its quarterly earnings letter to shareholders, Netflix has announced... >>

Netflix called out by minister to offer same UK content Europe-wide

Netflix called out by minister to offer same UK content Europe-wide

By 20 January 2015

If you've travelled abroad and watched Netflix from your account you may have noticed different content available to you. UK business secretary Vince Cable wants this changed and has urged Netflix to offer the same content Europe-wide for UK travellers.... >>

Netflix is coming to your hotel room soon, first stop Marriott

Netflix is coming to your hotel room soon, first stop Marriott

By 20 January 2015

Having a TV in your hotel room is all well and good but it's fair to say there's rarely anything on worth watching, until now. Netflix is moving into hotels so you'll actually be able to enjoy your television with all its streaming media. Initially Netflix... >>

WWE Network now available in UK, PS4 app arrives for streaming service

WWE Network now available in UK, PS4 app arrives for streaming service

By 15 January 2015

After a failed first attempt, the WWE Network has finally launched in the UK and Europe, providing access to its subscription streaming service for fans outside North America for the first time. According to internet reports, it was due to go live on... >>

You must watch this: Top Gear and Lego team for perhaps the weirdest trailer for a show yet

You must watch this: Top Gear and Lego team for perhaps the weirdest trailer for a show yet

By 15 January 2015

Ever wondered what Top Gear would be like if it was animated and in Lego? No, us neither but bizarrely the BBC's official trailer for series 22 is exactly that. It is Lego representation of the show. Wow. It's actually quite good, with each of the presenters... >>

4 award-winning TV shows you can only stream (plus new original series to be excited about)

4 award-winning TV shows you can only stream (plus new original series to be excited about)

By 13 January 2015

If you're a cord-cutter, you're probably looking for a new TV show to binge-watch this weekend. You've long-ditched your pricey cable package in favour of a cheap subscription to Netflix or Amazon Instant Video or maybe even both, and now you're caught... >>

5 reasons why movie streaming services like Netflix and Amazon Instant are killing cinema

5 reasons why movie streaming services like Netflix and Amazon Instant are killing cinema

By 13 January 2015

The cinema is dying. It was once a place where families gathered to share films and even TV shows while people smoked and enjoyed the escapism that a home without TV could not offer. Nowadays many people own a huge TV with surround sound and have access... >>

LG SoundPlate 540 review: Super connected speaker base
4 out of 5

LG SoundPlate 540 review: Super connected speaker base

By 13 January 2015

The speaker base, which acts like a flattened speaker bar, has been something of an emerging trend in recent years, offering a way to boost your TV's speakers without resorting to a full-blown speaker system. The LG SoundPlate 540 mixes things up, crossing... >>

YouView gets Netflix: House of Cards, Breaking Bad and other top shows now come to TalkTalk too

YouView gets Netflix: House of Cards, Breaking Bad and other top shows now come to TalkTalk too

By 12 January 2015

Netflix is now available on TalkTalk YouView boxes as well as those from BT and standalone retail units. The rival boxes received the streaming service as a connected app in November last year and at the time it was said that TalkTalk would get it "early... >>


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