Category Archives: News

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Come and join us for the TDL Meetup at The Centre for Computing History in Cambridge

We thought it was about time we had another community get together so I am very pleased to announce we have a meetup planned for Saturday October 18th. You can…

OneDrive for iOS update with AirDrop support

Over the weekend Microsoft updated the iPad and iPhone version of OneDrive its cloud storage service. Version 4.3 adds the option to exclude video uploads from the camera backup, AirDrop…

Xbox Music and Video for Windows Phone 8.1 updated

Microsoft have continued with their regular updates of the Xbox Music and Video apps with another release yesterday. Version 2.6.155.0 of Xbox Music is faster to load your music collection,…

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Amulet Voice Remote 4.1 adds support for My Movies 5

Amulet’s voice control remote is a great way to control Windows Media Center and your whole home via the voice. As well as controlling Media Center it will also control…

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Sky launch Sky Service apps for iOS and Android

Sky have launched new apps for iOS and Android designed to enable manage your Sky account. Once you have signed into the app you can setup a pin code so…

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Roku Beta 1.22 for Media Browser released

As we have previously noted Media Browser is a great system if you want to have clients on multiple platforms and the Roku version has just been updated. The update…

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Microsoft to shift Android powered Nokia X designs to Lumia running Windows Phone

As part of Microsoft announcing 18,000 job cuts there was an interesting comment about the future of the Android powered Nokia X phones. Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella said that they…

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OpenELEC 4.2 Beta 1 released

The OpenELEC team have started developing the next version of OpenELEC the embedded distribution of XBMC. Version 4.2 will be the successor to 4.0 and many parts of the core…

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The Digital Lifestyle Show #458 – Ed Bott on Microsoft complicated relationship with Android

We have a special guest on the podcast this week. Old friend of the show Ed Bott joins us to talk about Microsoft complicated relationship with Android. We ask should…

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Microsoft release Surface Pro 3 WiFi update

Microsoft Surface Pro 3 has had its fair share of WiFi and power issues since its launch and in the release notes for the July Surface update Microsoft said there…