Category Archives: News

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Plex coming to the Android TV

Yesterday Google announced its new Android TV platform which I have to say looks pretty good and all ready Plex have announced support for the new platform. Plex will be…

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The Digital Lifestyle Show #455 – Broadband on the Moon

Welcome to this week’s podcast and as ever we have a packed show for you. This week we are talking about the Nokia X2 Android phone and is Android the…

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Thoughts on Google’s new Android TV

Yesterday at Google I/O Google announced another platform for set top boxes called Android TV. Android TV is part of the Android L SDK and uses Google’s new martial UI. It…

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Roku release new Roku apps for Windows 8.1 and Windows Phone

On our podcast we oftern talk about set top boxes and the Roku devices come up frequently as they are low cost and very flexible. So I was pleased to…

OpenELEC 4.0.6 released

There is a new build of OpenELEC ready for downloading. The embedded distribution of XBMC has been updated to 4.0.6 and fixes issues with AMD mainboards, has additional support for…

New builds of DVBLink Server, TVSource and Digiguide Loader available

DVBLogic have released updated builds of its version 5.0.0 products including DVBLink Server, TVSource and Digiguide Loader. The new builds of DVBLink Server includes a new manual series recording option…

Xbox One SmartGlass Beta, FourSquare and Facebook Beta for Windows Phone updated

Just as there is a beta version of the Xbox One SmartGlass app for Android there is also a beta version for Windows Phone. The SmartGlass Beta has just been…

Netflix for Android updated with new UI

Netflix have updated the Android version of their app with a new look. The UI takes on Netflix new flat UI style with a new icon and branding, other than…

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Microsoft announce the Android powered Nokia X2

When Microsoft took over Nokia’s mobile division many thought that it could be the end for the Android powered X range phones but Microsoft isn’t ditching the devices. Today they…

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Windows 8.1 Google Music app Outcoldplayer updated

One of my favourite apps for Windows 8.1 is Outcoldplayer a 3rd party Google Play Music app, it supports offline playback and all-access subscriptions. The app has just been updated…