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Which is the best music streaming service in the UK? Spotify vs Rdio vs Deezer and more

Which is the best music streaming service in the UK? Spotify vs Rdio vs Deezer and more

By 26 February 2015

As long as there have been digital music files there has been digital music piracy, with services like Napster becoming massive around a decade ago simply because the music industry couldn't keep up with the illegal distribution of its content. However,... >>

Google Play Music: Now store 50,000 songs in the cloud to stream anywhere, free

Google Play Music: Now store 50,000 songs in the cloud to stream anywhere, free

By 26 February 2015

Google Play Music has extended its cloud storage offerings from 20,000 songs to a whopping 50,000 tracks. For those that want to keep their owned music files but also like to stream, rather than carry the files on their device, Google Play Music is ideal.... >>

Zane Lowe leaves BBC for Apple, here are 6 jobs he could be doing

Zane Lowe leaves BBC for Apple, here are 6 jobs he could be doing

By 16 February 2015

Zane Lowe, the BBC Radio 1 DJ has announced that he will leave the BBC in March to join Apple. Lowe, who has been with the BBC for 12 years, currently hosts a number of shows at the station, but is giving all that up to relocate to Cupertino with his... >>

Dish Sling TV: What is it, and why is everyone talking about it?

Dish Sling TV: What is it, and why is everyone talking about it?

By 9 February 2015

There were many things announced at CES 2015 in Las Vegas, but one of the most buzz-worthy things unveiled during the week wasn't a virtual-reality headset or an expensive television or a even wearable gadget that could read every function in your body.... >>

Sky lets slip updated Now TV box due later this year

Sky lets slip updated Now TV box due later this year

By 4 February 2015

Sky has let slip that it will be releasing a new Now TV box later this year. The announcement appeared in Sky's business results that were shown off this morning. Very little detail has been announced at this stage but it's clear from the information... >>

Tesco sells Blinkbox Music to Australian music service Guvera

Tesco sells Blinkbox Music to Australian music service Guvera

By 26 January 2015

Blinkbox Music has been sold to Australian music service Guvera, as Tesco continues to offload its digital properties. Following the sale of Blinkbox Movies to TalkTalk, the music arm has now moved to the lesser-known Guvera. It's likely that Guvera is... >>

11 Spotify tips and tricks you’ll wish you were already using

11 Spotify tips and tricks you’ll wish you were already using

By 20 January 2015

Spotify may have been around since 2006 but that doesn't mean everyone knows just how much it has to offer. There's a lot more to Spotify than simply finding and playing music. From curating shared playlists to importing stored music you'll be amazed... >>

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... >>

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... >>

What is Spotify Connect, and why does it matter?

What is Spotify Connect, and why does it matter?

By 9 January 2015

Spotify has a tonne of features, though some of the fancier ones, such as Spotify Connect, are limited to users who pay up. Spotify Connect is a relatively new feature (or rather a new button in the Spotify app) that enables you to play tunes from Spotify's... >>