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BT YouView now with Netflix

BT YouView now with Netflix

Everyone and their cat seems to have a Netflix account these days; but if you’ve been a loyal BT YouView customer, you probably would have noticed the absence of the sought after app. Finally BT has struck up a deal with the streaming service to bring Netflix to BT YouView boxes.

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Naim Launches the mu-so its First Wireless Music System

Naim Launches the mu-so its First Wireless Music System

High end British audio equipment manufacturer Naim Audio is causing shock waves in the industry with its first wireless music system called mu-so.

Naim is well known for producing some of the finest audio equipment available, which has seen the company work with Bentley Motors to deliver a world class in-car audio system. Naim Audio …

WWE Network Billing Revised – No Commitment, Netflix Style Payments

WWE Network Billing Revised – No Commitment, Netflix Style Payments

WWE today announced a change in its payment structure for the WWE network and also gave some hope for potential UK subscribers.

While addressing the company’s overall third quarter earnings World Wrestling Entertainment revealed the total number of subscribers to the on-demand grapple fest that is the WWE Network is currently 731,000 with 182,000 of …

YouTube Talk Music Streaming, Ad Removal

YouTube Talk Music Streaming, Ad Removal


YouTube is a video streaming site. This much is clear. It says it on the label, people tell you that’s what it’s for. But under the skin is another, hidden use for the site – which sees users gluing their own private playlists of copyrighted music tracks, uploaded as ‘videos’ displaying a single image accompanied …

R.I.P. Plasma TV as LG Ceases Production

R.I.P. Plasma TV as LG Ceases Production

Things are moving on in the television market. Today, the televisions found in the most cutting edge living rooms are festooned with new features designed to take screen technology and high definition programming into a new, exciting era. Abbreviations such as ‘OLED’, ‘LCD’, ‘4k’ and ‘5k’ are being thrown around, as well as the phrase …

Xbox One to get a $50 price cut in the US – What about the UK?

Xbox One to get a $50 price cut in the US – What about the UK?

If there is one thing that will add fuel to the 2014 Christmas console wars, it’s a good old price cut, and our Xbox One-less cousins over in the US should be rejoicing if they are expecting a XB1 under the Christmas tree, as the Console will be seeing a $50 price drop over the …

Amazon launches affordable Fire TV streaming stick

Amazon launches affordable Fire TV streaming stick

Amazon seem to be attacking every aspect of the Technology world at the moment, with it’s Amazon Fire Phone, Fire Tablet, Prime service, Kindle eReader and the Prime Streaming service, so it’s not so shocking that the company has released its own Chromecast/Roku-esq streaming stick called the Amazon Fire TV Stick.

The HDMI based streaming …

Apple Rumoured to Unite Beats Music with iTunes

Apple Rumoured to Unite Beats Music with iTunes

With sales of music downloads on the decline, partly due to the rise in success of streaming services like Spotify, Apple is reportedly scheduling to unite Beats Music with iTunes in a hope to hinder the demise of Apple.

One of the suspected reasons for Apples interest in the company was for their music streaming …

PS4 2.0 ‘Masamune’ software to be released October 28th

PS4 2.0 'Masamune' software to be released October 28th

Last week, Sony detailed its incoming PlayStation 4’s 2.0 system software update that will be landing in the coming weeks, but whilst the company released the info of what’s n the update, they didn’t tell us when we would get the update.

That was last week though, as today Sony has announced that the PS4 …

Will Halo 5 : Guardians be released on 10th Nov 2015?

Will Halo 5 : Guardians be released on 10th Nov 2015?

We are all awaiting the release of the Halo Masterchief collection on Xbox One next month, but on top of the news that we will be able to play all of our old and favourite Halo games re-mastered, is the tantalising idea that next year, we will also be playing a new Halo game, in …