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Netflix trumps cable kings like AMC and Showtime, with 31 Emmy nominations

Netflix trumps cable kings like AMC and Showtime, with 31 Emmy nominations

By 10 July 2014

Netflix is no longer that cute streaming service with a single hit series. It is a powerhouse with 31 new Emmy nods under its belt for several original shows. More than doubling the number of Emmy awards it was nominated for last year, Netflix has received... >>

Ditch the day job and get paid to watch Netflix by becoming a Tagger, see Originals before anyone else

Ditch the day job and get paid to watch Netflix by becoming a Tagger, see Originals before anyone else

By 7 July 2014

If you thought watching Netflix was fun, and cheap, you've seen nothing. Now Netflix wants to pay you to use its online streaming services. And you get to see its Originals before anyone else. Netflix is recruiting "Taggers" who will be paid to watch... >>

Netflix adds Post-Play feature to Android, Chromecast coming soon

Netflix adds Post-Play feature to Android, Chromecast coming soon

By 9 June 2014

Netflix has added the Post-Play feature to its Android app, making it even easier to binge on your favourite TV shows. The Post-Play feature lets you roll straight into the next episode of a TV series, so you don't have to hit play; you can just sit there... >>

Chromecast is now available in Australia, Belgium, Japan, Korea, Portugal and Switzerland

Chromecast is now available in Australia, Belgium, Japan, Korea, Portugal and Switzerland

By 28 May 2014

It's time to celebrate, Chromecast fans, as the connected HDMI dongle is now available in more countries internationally. Google has announced Chromecast availability for Australia, Belgium, Japan, Korea, Portugal and Switzerland. Google's Chromecast... >>

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 23 May 2014

When it comes to digital distribution of media, music has always led the way. Napster had the music industry in uproar in 2002 when it was ordered shut down. Now with TV and film being torrented it's all starting up again with Pirate Bay in the sights... >>

Qualcomm: 'Snapdragon 805 is the first end-to-end full 4K mobile experience'

Qualcomm: 'Snapdragon 805 is the first end-to-end full 4K mobile experience'

By 22 May 2014

Qualcomm is making one thing abundantly clear about its forthcoming Snapdragon 805 processor: it's all about 4K. "Our belief is that 4K will be driven by mobile," said Tim McDonough, Qualcomm's vice president of marketing, at a preview session exploring... >>

Spotify has 10 million paying subscribers, 40 million active monthly users

Spotify has 10 million paying subscribers, 40 million active monthly users

By 21 May 2014

Spotify has confirmed that it has 10 million paying subscribers globally and that there are now 40 million active monthly users for the music streaming platform. Spotify, launched in 2008, has become the name to beat when it comes to music streaming,... >>

Amazon reportedly planning ad-supported video streaming service

Amazon reportedly planning ad-supported video streaming service

By 27 March 2014

Amazon has plans to unveil a free, advertising-supported streaming service complete with television and music video content, according to the Wall Street Journal. It won't be based around Amazon Prime, which costs $99 per year, like originally thought.... >>

A week in reviews: 17 - 21 March

A week in reviews: 17 - 21 March

By 22 March 2014

Gaming season is upon us, with two major launches this week: Infamous and Metal Gear Solid. Second Son and Ground Zeroes to give the games their respective full title names are both fresh looks at established series, delivering in equal measure of pleasure... >>

Google Chromecast review
4.5 out of 5

Google Chromecast review

By 19 March 2014

Following its successful US launch last summer, Google has launched Chromecast in the UK. And it's a rather big deal. Chromecast is an HDMI dongle designed to plug into your TV and is a rival to Apple's AirPlay and devices like Apple TV, Roku and other... >>