Skifta archive

  • Xbox One: How to stream content using DLNA
    Gaming

    Xbox One: How to stream content using DLNA

    By 20 November 2013

    The Xbox One will let you stream content to the console using DLNA, although on day one there's no native support to initiate those streams, so the console acts as a receiver only. That means Xbox One won't go out and find content on your network, so...

  • Best Android apps for TV and movie fans
    Apps

    Best Android apps for TV and movie fans

    By 14 March 2012

    One of the most popular uses for tablets and phones is watching videos or catchup TV. From BBC iPlayer in bed, to movies on your travels, having a good-quality screen to hand makes your Android device a perfect choice for those who love television and...

  • Skifta Android streaming app launches with 3G functionality
    Phones

    Skifta Android streaming app launches with 3G functionality

    By 27 October 2011

    Qualcomm has announced the launch of Skifta 1.0, a new Android streaming app which enables Android users to stream their media to any DLNA connected devices worldwide. Pocket-lint covered the beta launch of Skifta back in February, and it's nice to see...

  • Qualcomm's DLNA Skifta app lands in beta form
    Apps

    Qualcomm's DLNA Skifta app lands in beta form

    By 7 February 2011

    The Qualcomm developed Skifta app for Android has become the first application to be certified by the Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) under its new Software Certification program. The app, which was demoed over in Vegas at CES, is designed to turn...

  • VIDEO: Skifta offers media sharing app
    Home Cinema

    VIDEO: Skifta offers media sharing app

    By 20 November 2009

    A small startup from Poole has created an app that aims to make it easier to share your digital media collection between your various gadgets. It's called Skifta, and allows you to shift content between a number of devices with just one catch - they have...