Category Archives: News

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Tesco to close Clubcard TV movie and TV streaming service.

Last year Tesco announced a movie and TV streaming service for Tesco Club Card members, the serviced called ClubCard TV had access to free TV shows and movies using Tescos…

OpenELEC 4.2.0 released

After 6 months of testing the release version of OpenELEC 4.2.0 is available for downloading. The embedded version of XBMC uses the an updated Linux Kernel (3.16), it has an…

Xbox Video for Windows Phone 8.1 update adds subtitle support

Microsoft have updated the Xbox Video app for Windows Phone 8.1 adding a couple of nice features. The update adds support for SRT subtitles on personal videos so if you…

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My Movies for Windows 5.10 released

After 10 pre-release builds of My Movies for Windows the final version is available for downloading. My Movies 5.10 for Windows has a lot of small changes introduced since version…

Microsoft announce the return of the WinHEC event, are Microsoft trying to reconnect with its hardware partners?

Microsoft used to have a trade show the Windows Hardware Engineering Conference (WinHEC) that was aimed at hardware partners and developers, Microsoft often used the event to announce hardware plans…

Xbox Music for Windows 8.1 update improves the usability of the app

The Xbox Music team have updated the Windows 8.1 version of the app with a few tweaks that improve the usability of the music app. When you buy an album…

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Will Windows Media Center be in the next version of Windows?

Next week Microsoft are set to lift the lid on the next version of Windows (which could be called Windows 9) and I have many people ask me if Windows…

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The Digital Lifestyle Show #468 – Status Quo with your Denim

Welcome to show 468 and this week we are talking iPhone 6 and iOS 8, the next version of Windows which we should find more about next week, updates to…

Microsoft roll out a new build of the Windows Phone 8.1 Developer Preview, includes update for HTC devices

Today Microsoft have pushed out a new build of Windows Phone 8.1 for the Developer Preview. Build 8.10.14176 address update issues with the preview release (80188308 error) and for the…

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Version 1.9.1.1 of the DVBLink XBMC PVR addon released

If you want to use XBMC as your TV client to your DVBLink server you need to use the DVBLink XBMC PVR addon for XBMC. The addin has been updated…