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Save £180 on Sky Q bundle deal with Sky Sports and more
Save £180 on Sky Q bundle deal with Sky Sports and more By Rob Kerr

22% off this Sky Q best deal today with Sky Sports and more, costing £35 a month instead of £45... Read more

Apple TV streaming service: When is it launching and for how much?
Apple TV streaming service: When is it launching and for how much? By Maggie Tillman

According to numerous reports from the past few years, Apple has been secretly tinkering away on a television service... Read more

What is the Pocket-lint daily and how do you get it for free?
What is the Pocket-lint daily and how do you get it for free? By Stuart Miles

Pocket-lint daily is a new daily tech newsletter curated by Stuart Miles, Pocket-lint's founder. Find out how to get it every morning. Read more

Netflix confirms it won't be part of Apple's new TV service
Netflix confirms it won't be part of Apple's new TV service By Chris Hall

Reed Hastings, Netflix CEO, confirmed at a press conference on 18 March that it won't be part of Apple's new video streaming service... Read more

You vs Wild with Bear Grylls is Netflix's next interactive show - watch the trailer
You vs Wild with Bear Grylls is Netflix's next interactive show - watch the trailer By Maggie Tillman

It was revealed last week that Netflix was planning more Bandersnatch-style content, and now a new interactive show has been announced.... Read more

What is Sky Q, how much does it cost and how can I get it?
What is Sky Q, how much does it cost and how can I get it? By Chris Hall

Read our guide to Sky Q. Everything you need to know about what it, how to get it and all the features it offers from 4K UHD to multi-screen viewing.... Read more

Sky Q Kids Safe Mode rolling out now, turns your box into a child-friendly zone
Sky Q Kids Safe Mode rolling out now, turns your box into a child-friendly zone By Rik Henderson

Sky has started to roll out a feature promised for a while: Kids Safe Mode.... Read more

What is Freeview Play and how can I get it?
What is Freeview Play and how can I get it? By Rik Henderson

Freeview Play adds connected services to the Freeview mix.... Read more

The golden age of video streaming is dead
The golden age of video streaming is dead By Chris Hall

With the date locked in for Apple to make a big move in content services - predicted to be its own video streaming service to rival Netflix - there's a... Read more

Samsung details the improved picture tech behind its 2019 QLED TVs
Samsung details the improved picture tech behind its 2019 QLED TVs By Dan Grabham

Samsung has now detailed more about some of the tech behind the improved picture on its 2019 TVs including improved viewing angles, more effective upscaling... Read more

Apple sends out invites for 25 March event, video streaming service expected
Apple sends out invites for 25 March event, video streaming service expected By Chris Hall

Apple has sent out invitations for a special event to be held on 25 March in at the Steve Jobs Theater in Cupertino... Read more

OLED TVs about to get smaller and hopefully more affordable
OLED TVs about to get smaller and hopefully more affordable By Rik Henderson

LG Display has announced that it had plans to build 48-inch OLED TV panels, thereby reducing the entry screen size to more like the UK's average.... Read more

Photoshop fails go to the movies: The worst film posters of all time
Photoshop fails go to the movies: The worst film posters of all time By Max Langridge

We've rounded up a selection of some the of the funniest, unbelievable and downright bizarre movie poster Photoshop fails.... Read more

Disney's vault is finally coming to an end, all thanks to Disney+
Disney's vault is finally coming to an end, all thanks to Disney+ By Maggie Tillman

Disney CEO Bob Iger revealed to shareholders that Disney+ will carry all the classic Disney films that have been kept in the Disney Vault.... Read more

Amazing Now TV deals gives you 50% off Sky Cinema
Amazing Now TV deals gives you 50% off Sky Cinema By Rik Henderson

Now TV is offering some amazing deals on its subscription Passes, plus Smart Stick bundles - ideal for streaming Game of Thrones, season 1 to 7... Read more

Game of Thrones season 8: Full trailer, when it's on and how to watch the final season
Game of Thrones season 8: Full trailer, when it's on and how to watch the final season By Rik Henderson

It's almost here! The final season of Game of Thrones will start soon in the US and UK and it promises to be the most fierce yet.... Read more

Roku now supports Alexa for full voice control
Roku now supports Alexa for full voice control By Rik Henderson

Roku has added Alexa voice assistant support to its Roku streaming devices and compatible TVs in the US.... Read more

Best upcoming TV shows on Netflix and Amazon Prime Video
Best upcoming TV shows on Netflix and Amazon Prime Video By Rik Henderson

There is an amazing line-up of TV shows and series coming our way soon on streaming services. We've rounded up the best with trailers.... Read more

The UK's second Dolby Cinema is set to open soon in...
The UK's second Dolby Cinema is set to open soon in... By Dan Grabham

Dolby is working with Odeon to build the UK's second Dolby Cinema.... Read more

What is BritBox? New BBC and ITV streaming service explained
What is BritBox? New BBC and ITV streaming service explained By Rik Henderson

We explain when, why and how the BBC and ITV plan to bring BritBox to UK.... Read more

Reasons why 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray is dying before it really started
Reasons why 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray is dying before it really started By Rik Henderson

Samsung has quit the 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray market, which is another indication on why the format is on a precipice. Here are our thoughts.... Read more

Panasonic 2019 OLED TV line-up expands to four different models all with Dolby Atmos and wide HDR support
Panasonic 2019 OLED TV line-up expands to four different models all with Dolby Atmos and wide HDR support By Chris Hall

Panasonic has outlined a full range of OLED TVs, joining the GZ2000 which was announced earlier in the year... Read more

Doctor Who virtual reality film will let you take a trip inside Jodie Whittaker's Tardis
Doctor Who virtual reality film will let you take a trip inside Jodie Whittaker's Tardis By Adrian Willings

Doctor Who fans will soon be able to take a trip inside Jodie Whittaker's Tardis, thanks to an upcoming VR short film from the BBC.... Read more

QLED for the masses: Samsung's 2019 4K & 8K TV range offers models from 43- to 98-inches
QLED for the masses: Samsung's 2019 4K & 8K TV range offers models from 43- to 98-inches By Mike Lowe

QLED technology for all: Samsung's 2019 TV 4K and 8K line-up encompasses over 20 models, from 43- to 98-inches in size, offering better viewing angles... Read more

BT Sport now available directly through Apple TV, Xbox One and Samsung TVs
BT Sport now available directly through Apple TV, Xbox One and Samsung TVs By Rik Henderson

You no longer have to have Sky Q, Virgin Media or BT's own TV service to get BT Sport.... Read more

Disney+ streaming service: Release date, movie and show lineup, price and rumours
Disney+ streaming service: Release date, movie and show lineup, price and rumours By Maggie Tillman

Disney is developing its own rival service to Netflix and Amazon Prime Video to launch in 2019. Here's everything you need to know about it.... Read more

Roku Streaming Stick+ price dropped to £59, making this one of the best media devices you can buy
Disney+ takes first swipe at Netflix with Captain Marvel exclusive
Disney+ takes first swipe at Netflix with Captain Marvel exclusive By Rik Henderson

Disney has revealed that blockbuster movie Captain Marvel will only be available on Disney+ after its theatrical release.... Read more

Sky at 30: Sky News Raw shows you what's going on behind the scenes
Sky at 30: Sky News Raw shows you what's going on behind the scenes By Dan Grabham

It’s 30 years to the day since Sky launched its satellite TV service in the UK.To celebrate, Sky News has decided to do something rather unusual –... Read more

Roku could bring Apple AirPlay 2 to virtually any TV
Roku could bring Apple AirPlay 2 to virtually any TV By Chris Hall

Roku is said to be in talks with Apple about support for AirPlay 2 - which could see support for Apple's wireless technology on just about any TV... Read more

Best Super Bowl LIII (2019) commercials: Tech giants Amazon, Microsoft, Audi and more
Best Super Bowl LIII (2019) commercials: Tech giants Amazon, Microsoft, Audi and more By Stuart Miles

The best American Super Bowl adverts from tech giants... Read more

Super Bowl LIII (2019): How to watch with a VPN outside the US and UK
Super Bowl LIII (2019): How to watch with a VPN outside the US and UK By Pocket-lint Promotion

But due to streaming restrictions, there are regional blackouts and hard-to-find good streams. There is a way, however, to bypass these restrictions.... Read more

Sony has a 4K HDR TV for all types of viewer, from 43 to 75-inches
Sony has a 4K HDR TV for all types of viewer, from 43 to 75-inches By Rik Henderson

Sony has announced four new 4K HDR TV models in multiple sizes and configurations. There's basically something there for everyone.... Read more

What is The Criterion Channel and why is it perfect for true film lovers?
What is The Criterion Channel and why is it perfect for true film lovers? By Maggie Tillman

The Criterion Collection is a well-respected library of vintage and contemporary films, including auteur classics, blockbusters, and more.... Read more

UltraViolet to close down, your digital film library is in danger of deletion
UltraViolet to close down, your digital film library is in danger of deletion By Rik Henderson

UltraViolet, the digital film service set up by a majority of the major movie studios, is to shut down. You could soon lose your library of films.... Read more

Now TV adds offline viewing to iOS and Android apps
Now TV adds offline viewing to iOS and Android apps By Rik Henderson

Now TV has finally added a feature promised since late last year. It has introduced offline viewing on its Now TV apps for iOS and Android.... Read more

Huawei and Honor to launch both premium and budget TVs this year
Huawei and Honor to launch both premium and budget TVs this year By Maggie Tillman

Huawei might enter the television market with its Honor sub-brand, according to a new report.... Read more

Hulu drops price of basic plan following Netflix's price hikes
Hulu drops price of basic plan following Netflix's price hikes By Maggie Tillman

This announcement is clearly a shot across the bough at Netflix, given its recent US price hike across all its subscription options.... Read more

Dolby Vision is no longer the preserve of high-end TVs
Dolby Vision is no longer the preserve of high-end TVs By Chris Hall

Dolby Vision has long been pitched as the "best" HDR (high dynamic range) solution out there. The Dolby system uses dynamic metadata to tell the TV the... Read more

What is Dolby Vision? Dolby's own HDR TV tech explained
What is Dolby Vision? Dolby's own HDR TV tech explained By Max Langridge

Aside from 4K, the biggest TV trend to come out of the past few years is High Dynamic Range, or HDR. We've already covered exactly what that is in a separate... Read more

Philips OLED 804 and OLED 854 models boost picture performance for 2019
Philips OLED 804 and OLED 854 models boost picture performance for 2019 By Chris Hall

Philips - having skipped out on the TV launch-fest of CES 2019 - has just announced that it will be launching new OLED models in the first half of 2019... Read more

Philips wants to make TV buying simple, says The One is what you want
Philips wants to make TV buying simple, says The One is what you want By Chris Hall

Philips is attempting to do something a little different with one of its 2019 models - it's just saying it's the TV you should buy... Read more

Philips extends Bowers & Wilkins partnership to LCD with the Philips 8804 TV
Philips extends Bowers & Wilkins partnership to LCD with the Philips 8804 TV By Chris Hall

Philips has announced new TVs for 2019 and one of these introductions is the Philips 8804. What's exciting about this model is that it adds sound from... Read more

Freeview hits iOS, start live and on demand shows from free app
Freeview hits iOS, start live and on demand shows from free app By Rik Henderson

UK free to air digital TV service Freeview has released a new app for iOS devices that gives you the ability to start live or on demand programming.... Read more

Do VPNs work with Netflix and Amazon Prime Video?
Do VPNs work with Netflix and Amazon Prime Video? By Pocket-lint Promotion

A virtual private network, or VPN, can help you disguise your IP address when accessing the internet and can be a useful, legal tool.... Read more

Amazon brings its new Alexa voice remote to the original Fire TV Stick
Amazon brings its new Alexa voice remote to the original Fire TV Stick By Dan Grabham

Amazon has a little update for the original Fire TV Stick - it's bundling the new Fire TV Alexa Voice remote with the original stick from now on.The new... Read more

Amazon's new Alexa Voice Remote with power and volume controls is 50% off
Amazon's new Alexa Voice Remote with power and volume controls is 50% off By Maggie Tillman

Amazon is also selling a new Fire Stick and Alexa Voice Control bundle for only $39.... Read more

What is 8K TV, when is it coming and does it really matter?
What is 8K TV, when is it coming and does it really matter? By Chris Hall

The future of TV is 8K, but what is it, when can you get it and how much will it cost? We have all the answers.... Read more

How does IMDb Freedive work and which movies does it offer?
How does IMDb Freedive work and which movies does it offer? By Maggie Tillman

Amazon-owned IMDb has launched a video streaming service that's free to use. It's called IMDb Freedive.... Read more

Sony's new soundbars add Dolby Atmos surround sound to your TV
Sony's new soundbars add Dolby Atmos surround sound to your TV By Maggie Tillman

Sony is introducing the Sony HT-X8500 and Sony HT-S350 soundbars. Here’s a breakdown of what they can do.... Read more

Panasonic GZ2000 OLED TV brings HDR10+, Dolby Vision and upfiring Dolby Atmos speakers
Panasonic GZ2000 OLED TV brings HDR10+, Dolby Vision and upfiring Dolby Atmos speakers By Mike Lowe

Panasonic GZ2000 OLED TV is the first to bring HDR10+, Dolby Vision and upfiring Dolby Atmos speakers into one high-end set.... Read more

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