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Amazon Instant Video app now includes personal photo and video viewer for Amazon Cloud Drive

Amazon Instant Video app now includes personal photo and video viewer for Amazon Cloud Drive

By 15 October 2014

Amazon has added the ability to view your own personal videos and photos through its Amazon Instant Video apps for several devices. As well as access the streamed content available to Amazon Prime Instant Video subscribers and TV shows and films you might... >>

Philips Fidelio E5 review
4 out of 5

Philips Fidelio E5 review

By 14 October 2014

The Philips Fidelio E5 is like the Transformer of home cinema. A solution that works as a compact 2.1 stereo system and can easily convert into a 5.1 surround system for when you want it. Aimed at those short on space, it negates the need for multiple... >>

PlayStation’s exclusive Powers TV show pulls no punches, coming winter (video)

PlayStation’s exclusive Powers TV show pulls no punches, coming winter (video)

By 13 October 2014

As part of its E3 press conference in LA earlier this year Sony announced that it would be producing original TV programming to be exclusively streamed through its PlayStation portfolio of devices. PS4, PS3 and PS Vita owners would be able to watch new... >>

Which is the best movie streaming service in the US? Netflix vs Instant Video vs iTunes vs Google Play and more

Which is the best movie streaming service in the US? Netflix vs Instant Video vs iTunes vs Google Play and more

By 10 October 2014

Pocket-lint has already detailed the best media streaming services available in the UK, and now we've done the same for the US. Such services have become increasingly important to the way that we consume our content, and fortunately, there are so many... >>

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,... >>

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... >>