Emby Theater app coming to the Xbox One

Emby Server is a fantastic media server solution with client apps for iOS, Android, Windows and many others platforms. You can use it to store and manage your personal music, video and photo collections and then access it from any of the client apps (it was one of the featured…

My Movies developers ask My Movies for Windows users to update version 5.22 (Build 2).

Users of My Movies for Windows and the Home and Essentials Server Solution versions are being asked by the My Movies developers to update to the last version (5.22 build 2). In an email sent to registered users the developers say they have identified a problem with the previous version…

Lumia 950 XL firmware update with double tap wake is rolling out to UK users

Microsoft are rolling out a firmware update to UK Lumia 950 XL users. The update includes wifi improvements, call quality improvements, Bluetooth drivers and the main feature is double tap to wake. Double tap to wake was something I really missed on the 950 XL as I used it all…

Plex adds DVR features to its Plex Server

Plex has long been a good alternative to Windows Media Center with its TV features being the only weakness, Plex are addressing with a new Plex DVR now in beta. Using SiliconDust’s HDHomeRun Plex can stream or record TV shows to its range of Plex apps including iOS, Windows, Android…

Hands on with Windows 10 Redstone 2 build 14915

Welcome to another Windows 10 Redstone 2 build video. This video is build 14915 for Windows Insiders on the fast ring. The main change with this release is an updated download optimisation setting and a number of bug fixes. In this video I take a look at the changes and…

Hands on with Windows 10 Mobile Redstone 2 build 14915

After a week off Microsoft are back with new builds for Windows Insiders. This video looks at build 14915 (Redstone 2) for Windows 10 Mobile running on a Lumia 950 XL. As you can see in the video this build doesn’t really have new features but there are plenty of…

The Digital Lifestyle Show #566 – Talaptop

We are back after our summer break and as ever we have a packed show for you. This week Jason, Garry and I discus the fix to Surface Pro 3 battery issues, Google Maps v Windows Maps for navigating the traffic, using movies services abroad, Windows 10 Redstone 2, Sonos…

Microsoft release Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 14915 for PC and Mobile

After a week off (which rather nicely coincided with my holiday) Microsoft have a new build for Windows Insiders on the fast ring. Redstone 2 build 14915 is available for PC and Mobile and the first change is delivery optimisation, introduced last year Windows can obtain OS updates from other…

Go to sleep with Google Play Music, Google adds a sleep timer to the Android app

Google have added a nice little feature to the Android version of the Google Play Music app. In the app there is now a sleep timer so you can set your music to play and the app will turn off music when the time is up. So you can drift…

New UEFI drivers available for the Surface Pro 4

Owners of Surface Pro 3 devices this week had an update that fixes the battery woes and yesterday Surface Pro 4 owners also received a firmware update. The update for Surface Pro 4 owners is a driver for the system BIOS rather than an actual new BIOS firmware that the…

This site uses cookies.
Setting up a smart home for the rest of usRead More
+ +