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Media Center Master 1.32 released

A new version of the great Media Center Master addin for Windows Media Center has been released details from the change log: Changelog: Lots — full rewrite of the T.V….

HP Touchpad price reduced in the UK, is it enough?

After reducing the price of the the Touchpad in the US HP have also reduced the UK price down to £349 for the 16GB model and £429 for the 32GB…

Media Player 0.7 for aTVFlash released

Firecore have released Media Player 0.7 for the aTVFlash Apple TV addin. Version 0.7 adds support for subtitle and multiple audio tracks and fixes a number of bugs. Existing users…

Sony cuts the price of its Google TV powered HDTVs

A couple of weeks ago Logitech cut the price of the Google TV powered Revue to $99 after disappointing sales and so its no surprise that Sony have cut the…

Grooveshark music streaming comes to Boxee

Grooveshark is a US based music streaming service pretty similar to Spotify and has been added to Boxee.  The addin has a free trial and then costs $9 per month,…

30th anniversary of the IBM PC, so what is the future of the PC in the digital home?

With tomorrow being the 30th anniversary of the IBM PC I thought it interesting™ to take a look at the future of the PC in the home. First a look…

The Digital Lifestyle Show #315 – Going to leave this bit in

Welcome to another show, Garry was unavailable this week (we need to bail him out) so its just Andrew and I this week. We talk CableCARD, Skype addin for Window…

Amulet Beta Release 3.00.01

Amulet have a new beta version of their voice control software. The new version is fully integrated with My Movies and fixes the Youtube voice search.  You can get the…

HumuHumu announce Windows Home Server August price reduction

I am currently reviewing the HumuHumu Windows Home Server and they let me know today that they have a special offer in August reducing their Windows Home Server to £399.98…

Review: Time to Call for the iPhone

When I travel outside of the UK I always find the cost of calling home pretty high, especially calls from the US to home so the new app from Vonage…