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Gracenote will personalise TV adverts in the US next year

Gracenote will personalise TV adverts in the US next year

By 27 December 2012

Adverts are often some of the most creative and entertaining things on TV. But more often, they're monotonous, boring and irrelevant to you, the viewer. With that in mind, Gracenote - a company famous for identifying music - plans to launch a new system... >>

Behind the scenes of Sky 1's Gadget Geeks

Behind the scenes of Sky 1's Gadget Geeks

By 16 January 2012

In January 2011 I got, along with quite a few other people, an email asking if I’d like to be on a TV show for Sky. I didn’t take it all that seriously, I mean, why would I? Normal people don’t get offered TV shows, that’s something that happens... >>

Heavy Rain video game to get TV treatment

Heavy Rain video game to get TV treatment

By 28 January 2011

The video game Heavy Rain looks as though it could be coming to the small screen as producer and writer David Milch is signing to adapt it into a television series. Variety is reporting that Milch will partnered by Bob Shaye and Michael Lynne, "producing... >>

Ginx: UK games channel to launch in November

Ginx: UK games channel to launch in November

By 27 August 2010

The makers of Bravo's GameFace have announced that they will be launching a dedicated games channel on UK television in November. Ginx, which currently has 24/7 channels in Turkey and Indonesia, will launch its UK channel via both cable and satellite;... >>

Blinkbox offers optimised PS3 service

Blinkbox offers optimised PS3 service

By 10 May 2010

Blinkbox has launched a PS3 version of its popular streaming service, in a move that it hopes will make it the "British equivalent" to US streaming service Netflix. When PS3 users visit the Blinkbox site, they will now find a PS3 friendly screen that... >>

Free films and audiobooks for your media player

Free films and audiobooks for your media player

By 24 November 2009

It's Thanksgiving week which means three certain things. First and foremost is that America goes on holiday while the rest of the world sits in confusion trying to work out what's going on. So, citizens of the UK and Europe, that is why things will be... >>

Sky shows to make a return to Virgin?

Sky shows to make a return to Virgin?

By 9 May 2008

Virgin Media customers could finally get all of the Sky channels back 18 months after a wrangle between the two companies saw the likes of Lost and 24 taken off air for them. Reports on the internet suggest that top execs from both companies are sitting... >>

Worker runs up £27k mobile bill

Worker runs up £27k mobile bill

By 29 December 2007

A factory worker from Darlington in County Durham had a bit of a shock when he opened his monthly mobile phone bill. Ian Simpson, 29, was more than a little shocked to find out he had managed to tot up a £27,322 mobile bill, according to the Daily Mirror.... >>

2007: A year in review, February

2007: A year in review, February

By 26 December 2007

The month of lurve saw the settlement of the Apple versus Apple legal case ending 25 years of feuding as a new agreement was penned between Apple Inc and Apple Corp after the bitter battle finally came to an end. Both sides mounted up huge legal costs,... >>

Comment: Do we really want Channel 4 plus one?

Comment: Do we really want Channel 4 plus one?

By 22 August 2007

With the launch of Channel 4 +1, pseudo time-shifting TV has come to the mainstream. But in a world of Personal Video Recorders, electronic programming guides and Sky+ do we really yet another TV channel that offers us the same programs but simply an... >>


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