Microsoft detail improved upgrade experience for Windows 8

Microsoft have revelled details of the improved upgrade process for Windows 8 including the online upgrade system. Microsoft plan to make the online experience better by including the product key in the online setup, reducing the footprint of the download and reducing size needed for the install. Most Windows users…

My Movies enables PDF reports of your movie collection

My Movies have introduced a great new feature for movie buffs. The My Movies Report Generator enables you to produce a PDF report of your movies collection, enabling you to print off and store your movie collection off line. I am not really that much of a collector so its…

Podcast: TDL Gaming Show 1

Welcome to another pilot show on TDL this one is for kids by kids. Jack and James are 9 year old twins and they love their Xbox 360, as with most 9 years they don’t have a lot of money so they love trying out the game demos on Xbox Live….

VMWare Fusion updated to 4.1 improves on full screen experience

When I first got my Mac the first thing I installed was VMWare Fusion so that I could run Window whenever I needed it, however I found that I haven’t need Windows that much but its handy to have it available.  Last week VMware updated Fusion and it now includes…

SMK-Link releases Wireless Ultra-Mini Touchpad Keyboard with Media Center button

I know many people hate the idea of having a PC keyboard in the living room but I would rather have a small keyboard then a remote so was interested to see a new mini keyboard with touchpad from SMK. The small keyboard is RF based with a USB dongle,…

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HumuHumu Windows Home Server review

I have had HumuHumu’s Window Home Sever in my office for some months now and I have been meaning to do a review for a while. The main reason for I haven’t done a review earlier is that the server has been sat in the office diligently backing up my…

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DVBLink Android Client v1.1.1 – now with EPG search functionality

DVBLogic have released an update to their Android client. Version 1.1.1 adds EPG search features to the existing TV and EPG features and if free from the Android market. Don’t forgot you will need DVBLink Connect! Server for it to work. DVBLink Android Client v1.1.1 – now with EPG search…

Roku boxes heading to UK

I have heard many good reports about the Ruku set top boxes from US users and I was pleased to see that Roku are planning to bring the devices over to the UK. According to cnet the Ruku should be launching the boxes early in 2012. The devices range from…

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Windows Phone Xbmc Remote updated

We talk about XBMC from time to time on TDL and I spotted that the XMBC Windows Phone remote has been updated to support XMBC Eden.  As well as the support for Eden there are some other fixes including the ability to manually refresh media items and to show or…

Skype launch Facebook to Facebook calling

Skype have launched Facebook calling with the new Skype 5.4 Beta for Mac and Skype 5.7 Beta for Windows. With the new version you can make Facebook to Facebook called, all you need to do is link your Skype and Facebook accounts. Its good to see Facebook expanding but we really…