New XBMC Beta Adds New Features and Addon Framework

I know many readers of TDL like trying alternative media applications and one that is very popular is XBMC. The new Dharma Beta 1 brings a new add-on framework to…

TDL Mobile No.47

A ton of news in mobile over the past couple of weeks. Tons of device leaks/rumors/announcements from HTC, Samsung, LG and Sony Ericsson; Sheldon gives his impressions of WebOS compared…

Meteor Windows Phone 7 Media Center App in Action

One of the most interesting applications for Windows Phone 7 I have seen so far is the Meteor Media Center application. Meteor is an advanced remote control for Windows Phone…

Review: Doxie Document Scanner

Something a bit different from the normal items I normally review. If I want to get a paper document or photo in to an electronic format then I normally go…

AverMedia Launch Networked TV Tuner

AverMedia have launched a network based TV Tuner called HD HomeFree, the tuner enables you to watch digital TV from any machine on your network. The solution is very much…

New version of Boxee adds Movie Libraries

It’s interesting to watch Boxee develop and the latest build includes a number of new Movie Libraries.  The new build includes some free ad supported movies and there should be…

iPhone vs. Nexus One vs. Palm Pre

If you’re a regular listener to TDL Mobile on TheDigitalLifestyle.com, you’ll know that I’ve been pretty keen to get my hands on a WebOS device for  while.  Happy as I…

Update on MediaBrowser iPhone app

Yesterday I highlighted the new iPhone MediaBrowser app and the developer of the frontend (shitburg) wanted to me to let you know that there is a beta out http://code.google.com/p/mediabrowser-rc/  and…

Taking a second look at Apple TV (and hacking it)

I have had an Apple TV sitting in a cupboard for a while now and not had a lot of use of out if so having spent some time in…

Securing your Mobile Device

I posted an article last week around my thoughts for using smartphones in business.  This is really a follow up post, or a companion to that, looking at some of…