Category Archives: News

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Coming soon: The Lumia Denim update with 4K video, voice activation and improved camera app

Today at IFA Microsoft revelled the next update for Lumia devices following on from the Cyan update. The next update which is called Lumia Denim includes Windows Phone 8.1 Update…

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Video: Hands on with the £99 Toshiba Encore Mini

This week we have seen Microsoft flight back against cheap Android tablets and one of the devices launched was Toshiba’s Encore Mini a 7 inch low cost tablet running Windows…

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Media Browser for Roku 1.5.3 Beta Released

Media Browser is a great system for distributing your media collection on to all your devices and if you have a Roku player you should checkout the latest update to…

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The Digital Lifestyle Show #465 – Lunch is on Jason

Welcome to podcast 465. This week we look at the news coming out from IFA, Sonos drops the bridge, low cost Windows tablets, new phones Windows Phones from Nokia, Kodi…

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Samsung announce Galaxy Note 4 and Galaxy Note Edge

Samsung have announced the next generation of its next generation of the Galaxy Note, the Galaxy 4 and a new device with a curved screen called the Galaxy Note Edge….

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Toshiba announce $120 7 inch Windows tablet

With Windows 8.1 Update 1 Microsoft reduced hardware requirements of the OS and in some cases removed the licensing costs for OEMS as they aim to take on cheap Android…

Sonos update their iOS and Android apps, no Bridge required

Yesterday Sonos announced that they had removed the need to have a Sonos Bridge or wired network connection as part of your Sonos setup and they have just updated the…

Sonos remove the need for a Sonos Bridge on your network

In the past when you setup a Sonos system you needed to add a Sonos Bridge to your network before the Sonos speakers could be used. Starting today Sonos have…

Vidabox update their “Drop-n-Rip” server with auto-update of missing data and support for ISO and MVK

Back in May I reviewed Vidabox’s (one of our sponsors) LiivNAS media server, the server has automatic ripping features so you can put a DVD/Blu-ray into server and it will…

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XBMC distribution for the Raspberry Pi XBian 1.0 Release Candidate 3

It has been a while since Xbian have had a release of their XBMC distribution for the Raspberry Pi and now they have a new release. This release has an…