Posts Tagged ‘UK’

Sony XPERIA Z2 Delayed in the UK till Mid-April!

Sony XPERIA Z2 Delayed in the UK till Mid-April!

Sony Xperia fans will be pained today, as news that the incoming Flagship Android device, the Xperia Z2 has been delayed in the UK. The handset was set to land last week on Friday, but Sony have now announced that they have been forced to delay the smartphone release till mid-April.

Word is that Sony …

Dixons reveals Google Chromecast coming to the UK March 19th

Dixons reveals Google Chromecast coming to the UK March 19th

Google’s Android TV plugin Chromecast is looking set to launch for the first time outside of the US, this week on March 19th for UK folks.

A leaked document from UK retail chain Dixons has revealed the release date to the folks over at Android Police. Whilst no pricing is available it says …

Sony PSN down for 5.5 hours for scheduled maintenance on 10th March

Sony PSN down for 5.5 hours for scheduled maintenance on 10th March

Sony has announced another one of its scheduled maintenance outages for the PlayStation Network that has been planned to last for five hours today (March 10th, 2014) that could see some gamers unable to play online.

Sony announced the maintenance on their official US PlayStation forums:

“We wanted to take a moment to inform you …

Netflix UK airing ‘From Dusk Till Dawn: The Series’ from March 13th

Netflix UK airing 'From Dusk Till Dawn: The Series' from March 13th

Netflix UK announces some gritty new additions to the line-up including the launch of exclusive From Dusk Till Dawn and Sons of Anarchy season 5.

BBC Confirms closure of BBC Three by Autumn 2015

BBC Confirms closure of BBC Three by Autumn 2015

The BBC has today confirmed that it will be closing the BBC Three channel by Autumn 2015 if the plans are agreed to by the BBC Trust.

Yesterday news broke that in a bid to save £100 million in funds from the BBC budget, the Beeb was looking to shut down the youth-orientated BBC channel …

KitKat 4.4 update pulled for UK HTC One handsets

KitKat 4.4 update pulled for UK HTC One handsets

It would seem that HTC has not quite done enough beta testing for its latest KitKat update on the HTC One flagship phone, as the company has pulled the latest Android 4.4 KitKat update in the UK.

The update has already been rolling out to the HTC One devices since February 24th, but HTC has …

Roku steps to Google’s Chromecast with a new £50 TV streaming stick

Roku steps to Google’s Chromecast with a new £50 TV streaming stick

Roku have announced that they will be launching a HDMI stick called the Streaming Stick that will turn your TV into a smart TV.

BBC Three channel to close and move to iPlayer only service

BBC Three channel to close and move to iPlayer only service

The BBC has outlined some controversial cost cutting plans today that will see the very popular BBC Three channel get the axe, with its content being moved online to the BBC iPlayer platform.

The BBC’s media correspondent David Sillito has said that an official statement about the BBC Three plans will be announced on Thursday …

GameStop drops price of Xbox One + Titanfall to £369.99

GameStop drops price of Xbox One + Titanfall to £369.99

Yesterday Microsoft announced that as of February 28th it would be lowering the price of all Xbox One consoles to just £399.99, and for fans who want to play the incoming Titanfall there would also be a bundle including the game for £399.99 from March 14th in the UK.

Well, it seems that the deals …

Xbox One gets a price drop in the UK to £399.99 with Titanfall free

Xbox One gets a price drop in the UK to £399.99 with Titanfall free

Microsoft has today announced that the Xbox One will be getting a permanent price drop for us folks in the UK from February 28th (this Friday). The new pricing will be first shown off with a Titanfall bundle where gamers can buy the Xbox One console (standard) with the game for just £399.99.

Previously the …