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Virgin Media TiVo users get significantly better Netflix experience

Virgin Media TiVo users get significantly better Netflix experience

By 12 December 2014

It's been a year since Virgin Media launched a Netflix application for its TiVo set-top-box, even adding an access channel in its electronic programme guide. However, although the paid TV platform is one of few to offer the service on its device, it has... >>

EE is going to kill the Orange Wednesdays cinema deal

EE is going to kill the Orange Wednesdays cinema deal

By 12 December 2014

It's a sad day for cinema goers as EE announces it's done with the Orange Wednesdays deal and will be killing it once and for all. The Orange Wednesdays deal, which let movie fans buy two cinema tickets for the price of one, has been going for 10 years.... >>

Chromecast now has a guest mode: Here's how to turn on the feature

Chromecast now has a guest mode: Here's how to turn on the feature

By 11 December 2014

Chromecast just got a little more powerful, thanks to a new update from Google. The update essentially allows your friends to take control of your Chromecast, an HDMI dongle from Google that plays video content on a high-definition display by directly... >>

How BBC Three will move to BBC iPlayer: The Beeb unveils its proposals

How BBC Three will move to BBC iPlayer: The Beeb unveils its proposals

By 10 December 2014

BBC director general Tony Hall and other senior executives at the BBC have outlined the corporation's plans on how BBC Three will switch to being an online-only channel in 2015. The channel is controversially moving from its terrestrial broadcast slot... >>

HBO to launch standalone streaming service in April, separate from HBO Go

HBO to launch standalone streaming service in April, separate from HBO Go

By 10 December 2014

Although HBO has been working on an in-house streaming service, it has canceled the project, outsourced the work, and hopes to ready a standalone streaming service by spring, it's claimed. Fortune has reported that HBO shelved its in-house project, codenamed... >>

Where can you watch 4K streams right now? Netflix, Amazon, YouTube, and more

Where can you watch 4K streams right now? Netflix, Amazon, YouTube, and more

By 9 December 2014

Is 1080p no longer good enough for you? Well, you're not alone. Consumers are eager to embrace 4K content, but the same can't be said for streaming services. Although the notion of high-definition television has been around for a few years, only a handful... >>

Dolby Atmos is a must for home cinema fans and here's why the Onkyo TX-NR838 is leading the way

Dolby Atmos is a must for home cinema fans and here's why the Onkyo TX-NR838 is leading the way

By 9 December 2014

Dolby Atmos has made fantastic in-roads into cinemas in the last couple of years, with a flood of movies featuring the more immersive surround sound format having screened already and many more on the way. However, in the home it is a different story.... >>

Apple TV vs Amazon Fire TV: What’s the difference after using each for months?

Apple TV vs Amazon Fire TV: What’s the difference after using each for months?

By 9 December 2014

So...you're thinking about buying a set-top box but feel stuck between what Apple and Amazon both have to offer. We understand. It's a difficult decision to make. Which device provides access to the most amount of movies and TV shows and apps and games?... >>

Vimeo now lets you download 4K videos but doesn't offer 4K streams yet

Vimeo now lets you download 4K videos but doesn't offer 4K streams yet

By 8 December 2014

Oh hey, 4K lovers. You now have a new avenue for getting super-crisp videos: Vimeo. Starting today, anyone can download 4K video files from Vimeo and watch them. Vimeo has announced that creators, which includes Vimeo Pro members and Vimeo On Demand sellers,... >>

Exploring Middle Earth: How Jaunt VR could change the way we watch television

Exploring Middle Earth: How Jaunt VR could change the way we watch television

By 8 December 2014

It is a pleasant evening in The Shire. Primroses sway in the wind as the sun catches on the green grass of the rolling hills that stretch as far as the eye can see. Gandalf, tall and commanding but shaggy and dirty, is ambling off into the distance down... >>


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