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Recorded TV HD for Windows Media Center v1.7.7 released

The excellent Recorded TV HD for Windows Media Center has been updated to version 1.7.7. The update adds storage pooling, thumbnail generator and extra warning messages. DOWNLOAD THE LATEST BETA – v1.7.7    CHANGES SINCE THE LAST OFFICIAL PUBLIC RELEASEv1.7.7 – 6/26/12 (changes in this release) Added Recording Storage Pooling…

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The Digital Lifestyle Show #360 – Down In Detroit

This week Andrew and I are over in Detroit with Ford so we recorded the show from the hospitality area today. We talk about Microsoft’s Surface announcements, Windows Phone 8 and 7.8 updates, Plex, new Macs, BBC iPlayer, Media Center not longer included in MS Certification kits, Google TV coming…

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HTC announce HTC Connect Airplay type service

HTC have announced a new wireless audio and video streaming system for HTC One devices called HTC Connect. The system is similar to Apple’s Airplay where you can stream video and music from a phone to a HTC Connect certified receiver. Pioneer Electronics are going to be the first company…

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Video: Microsoft show off Windows Phone 7.8

When Microsoft announced that Windows Phone 8 would not be coming to the current generation of Windows Phones they did offer up Windows Phone 7.8 as some small consolation to current owners. While 7.8 doesn’t get any of the headline features of Windows Phone 8 it does get a new…

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Sony’s NSZ-GS7 Google TV box coming to the UK in July

Today Sony have issues more details on the Google TV powered set top box shown off at CES. The NSZ-GS7 is available to pre-order in the US today at $199 and will be in stores July 22nd. Here in the UK it will be on sale in July. This will…

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VMware Fusion for OS X updated to 4.1.3

VMware have released a maintenance release for the Mac version of Fusion. There are no major changes to this version but it does resolve an issue with Mountain Lion. Details from VMware: Resolved Issues This release resolves the following issues. General Issues Resolved an intermittent issue with an unreleased version…

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GoodPlayer for iPad updated to support Retina

A couple of weeks ago I installed GoodPlayer for iOS an app for watching just about any type of video content on the iPad. It supports virtual any format of video and works as a UPNP client making it a great app to have in your collection. The latest update…

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Skype for Windows Phone updated to version 1.2

It looks like there is an update to Skype for Windows Phone, the 1.2 update improves the contact list features by including all contacts with phone numbers, adds the ability to edit ad phone number from the dial pad before calling and stops calendar or phone notifications from terminating Skype…

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Amazon Appstore heading to the UK

Amazon have are opening up their appstore to the UK, Germany, France, Italy and Spain. Up to now the Amazon Appstore has been US only and finally  its coming to Europe. Android users I have spoken to in the US have said they like Amazon’s store as a good alternative…

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Microsoft SmartGlass SDK released to Microsoft partners

Microsoft have released an SDK (Software Development Kit) for SmartGlass. SmartGlass is Microsoft remote control and interactive content system for the Xbox 360 with PC, smartphone and tablet apps. So far only it’s only available to Microsoft employees and partners signed up to the Microsoft Game Developer Network. To me…

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