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LG CINEMA Smart TVs get 3D content boost

LG CINEMA Smart TVs get 3D content boost

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Owners of LG’s Cinema 3D Smart TV will soon have access to even more three-dimensional content. LG’s 3D World service will offer more programmes in entertainment, sports, documentaries, lifestyle and children’s shows. While LG customers who purchased... >>

Spotify streams in to Virgin Media

Spotify streams in to Virgin Media

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The long awaited Spotify app for Virgin Media's TiVo platform has finally arrived, meaning Spotify Premium users can now access their favourite songs and playlists on their telly boxes, and better still, through their home cinema speaker setup. Last month,... >>

Adobe Flash 11 ready for download - even on your TV

Adobe Flash 11 ready for download - even on your TV

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The joys of Flash apps look set to grace our television sets thanks to the newly-announced Flash Player 11 and Air 3.  LG and TiVo users have joined in on the televisual Flash app party, alongside Samsung, which allow access to new Air-based applications... >>

New BBC homepage coming for smartphones, tablets and TVs too

New BBC homepage coming for smartphones, tablets and TVs too

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If you thought that the BBC's new homepage looked like it'd be a perfect fit for a smartphone or a tablet, then you'd be right. The homepage was built with Auntie's "1 service, 10 products, 4 screens" policy in mind - and a smartphone, tablet and even,... >>

Google TV Android apps now in the making

Google TV Android apps now in the making

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Google has announced that the preview version of the Google TV add-on for the Android SDK has gone live, letting developers get to work on apps for Google TV devices. "With the upcoming OS update to Honeycomb, Google TV devices will be Android compatible,"... >>

V Festival TiVo app fires up on Virgin Media

V Festival TiVo app fires up on Virgin Media

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Virgin Media is pumping up the volume ahead of the V Festival weekend with the release of a dedicated app on its TiVo boxes. Designed to sit alongside the V coverage that Channel 4 will be offering up, the app will give non-V goers the chance to see extra... >>

Samsung Teletext Holidays app takes us back to the 90s

Samsung Teletext Holidays app takes us back to the 90s

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In 1992 Pocket-lint and Mrs Pocket-lint had a week in the Algarve, 4-star, half-board, flights with BA and all transfers and taxes included for just £4.50 after booking with Teletext Holidays. And whilst that story is not actually true, it is a fact... >>

Sony 3D on demand app takes on Samsung

Sony 3D on demand app takes on Samsung

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Back in May, Samsung announced Explore 3D - a 3D video-on-demand app for its Smart TV range - and now it's Sony's turn to get in on the action with the launch of its 3D VOD offering: 3D Experience. Like Sammy's effort the Sony app gives users of connected... >>

APP OF THE DAY: BBC News review (Samsung TV)

APP OF THE DAY: BBC News review (Samsung TV)

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You may have read earlier on Pocket-lint how the BBC News app has hit the "fourth screen" - i.e. the TV - with the launch of the service on Samsung connected TVs (with more manufacturers to come on board in the future). Well, if you haven't had time to... >>

BBC News app hits Samsung TVs

BBC News app hits Samsung TVs

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The BBC has unveiled the latest platform for its popular BBC News app - connected Samsung TVs. Speaking at an event at the BAFTA HQ in London, Ralph Rivera - the new director of future media at the BBC - described how the big screen platform fits into... >>