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BlackGold To Release Freeview HD & Freesat HD Low Profile TV Tuner Card

I love my Blackgold BGT3620 Freeview HD card, I did have some issues initially but its spot on now and the best Media Center TV tuner I have ever used….

No iTunes in the Cloud for the UK Until 2012 At Least

One of the key things Apple announced at WWDC on Monday was iTunes in the Cloud and Music Match, so you can store your music collection in iCloud and you…

HP Touchpad: Starting at £399, Preorder June 19th

One of the best iPad competitors I have seen is HP’s Touchpad, at the Gadget Show in April I got to play around with one and really liked how well…

The Digital Lifestyle Show #307–Bad Prawns

Just Andrew and I this week as Garry was feeling a bit unwell but we have a great show for you. It’s been a busy week with Windows 8 previews,…

How to enable DVB-S2 in Windows 7 Media Center on HVR-4000 and NOVA-HD-S2

Yesterday Tony posted about the BBC move of their BBC HD and BBC1 HD to DVB-S2 which was causing some users problems getting the channels. For users of Hauppauge HVR-4400…

Microsoft Branded Windows 8 Tablet? I can’t see it

The are reports going around that Microsoft may be launching a Microsoft branded tablet next year. Seems digitimes reported that the plan is in consideration and that Microsoft will work…

HP ProLiant MicroServer Cash Back Offer Extended

The box I purchases for my Windows Home Server 2011 build project HP’s ProLiant MicroServer has had it’s cash back offer extended until the end of June. The server costs…

iTunes 10.3 Available, adds Automatic Downloads and Previous Purchases

Following on from Apple’s announcements yesterday Apple have released iTunes 10.3 for Mac and Windows. The new version includes Automatic Downloads, Books in iTunes, and you can also download previous…

Xbox 360 to get Live TV, YouTube and Voice Search

Yesterday at E3 Microsoft unveiled new features for the Xbox 360 as Microsoft continue to focus the 360 as Microsoft’s main push in to the home. The TV features come…

Meteor Windows Phone/Media Center app now in the Marketplace

  Last year I wrote about Meteor a Windows Phone 7 / Windows Media Center application. At the time there was a nice video demo but the the application wasn’t…