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Philips adds YouTube Movie Rentals to Smart TV

Philips adds YouTube Movie Rentals to Smart TV

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Philips has confirmed to Pocket-lint that Philips Smart TV owners will soon be able to rent movies from the YouTube Movie Rental store when it launches on its TVs in the UK later this year. Philips Smart TV will be among the first TV platforms to offer... >>

Dune HD Connect stick is world's smallest Full HD Media player

Dune HD Connect stick is world's smallest Full HD Media player

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Plug the Dune HD Connect into the back of your “normal” televison and you’ll get the same experience as that of a smart TV, with access to the internet and a host of apps. Dune’s dongle is the world’s smallest Full HD Media Player and slots... >>

Netflix Post-play feature now lets you watch non-stop

Netflix Post-play feature now lets you watch non-stop

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Netflix has launched a new "Post-play" feature aimed at those trying to work their way through the box sets of their favourite TV shows. Now when viewers get to the end of an episode, instead of boring you with details like who was the Best Boy or the... >>

Is Sky about to take on Netflix in its own back yard through Roku investment?

Is Sky about to take on Netflix in its own back yard through Roku investment?

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Roku, the TV box provider that offers access to web streaming services such as Netflix, has received a cash investment of $45 million. The financial backing comes from, among others, News Corporation and BSkyB, which, when combined with the launch of... >>

Netflix "Just for kids" section just got bigger

Netflix "Just for kids" section just got bigger

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Kids rejoice! Those that live in the US at least. Netflix has agreed a new deal that means you’ll have even more shows to help put off your homework. The internet subscription service has thrashed out a deal with Hasbro Studios that will see its various... >>

BBC to launch iTunes rival

BBC to launch iTunes rival

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The BBC is to launch a premium download video service to take on the likes of Apple's ITunes. The move - part of an initiative called Project Barcelona - has long been rumoured but has now been officially confirmed by BBC director-general Mark Thompson.... >>

Netflix Just for Kids hits the PS3

Netflix Just for Kids hits the PS3

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If you don't like the idea of your little cherubs accidentally stumbling across the raunchy antics of Hank Moody in Californication, have them witness Walter White cooking up crystal meth in Breaking Bad, or subject them to the loose and foul tongue of... >>

Sky Store replaces Sky Box Office for Anytime+, movie selection expands

Sky Store replaces Sky Box Office for Anytime+, movie selection expands

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Sky Box Office is to be replaced by Sky Store on Anytime+, as the company moves to strengthen its position against invading online rental services like Lovefilm, Knowhow Movies and iTunes. Sky's pay-as-you-go movie rental service will feature more than... >>

Netflix: 8pm on Sunday night our most popular time

Netflix: 8pm on Sunday night our most popular time

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Sunday night, 8pm. That's the moment most of Netflix's 23 million subscribers tune it to watch the company's selection of movies and TV shows. Speaking to Pocket-lint in a one-to-one briefing in a London hotel, Adrian Cockcroft, the "cloud" architect... >>

Netflix: We are paying to make the internet better

Netflix: We are paying to make the internet better

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Netflix has told Pocket-lint that it believes it is making the internet better for all of us, regardless of whether you use the service or not. The amount of money it invests in making sure the internet can stream its movies and TV shows to its customers... >>