Update for Media Center Health Monitor

I have finally got round to updating the Media Center Health Monitor application to work with the changes in Twitter’s authentication policies. There are no changes to the twitter functionally…

My Movies 3.17 Released

My Movies the ever popular addin for Windows Media Center has been updated to version 3.17 today. The new version has some new features and some many bug fixes. Details…

Apple updates iOS Remote app to add iPad, Retina Display support

OK not major news but if you have an Apple TV it may be interesting. Apple have updated the Remote app for iOS devices (at last) it now supports Retina…

MSN Music to integrate with Zune in UK

Microsoft have announced that they are planning to integrate MSN Music with Zune. As part of Microsoft’s plan to roll out the Zune service internationally Zune will replace the current…

OffTopic: Virgin Media Cable and FilmFlex launch on-demand 3D movies in the UK

No matter what your stance on the whole 3D TV scene, one issue for early 3D TV adopters in the UK has been a distinct lack of content. Well if…

Another Device To Integrate: Rim Launches the BlackBerry Tablet

Just as we are struggling to integrate our Android phones and iOS devices in to our digital lifestyle along comes another device. RIM have launched a 7-inch tablet device called…

Textbooks vs. eTextbooks: A Student’s Experiment

Note: I originally posted this to my personal blog, but given the relevance, I’ve posted a portion of the article here. You can read the article in its entirety here….

Amulet Voice-activated Remote on Video

At the UK User Group earlier this year Amulet showed off their voice activated remote for Windows Media Center and last week at CEDIA Amulet showed off the remote to…

Apple Updates iTunes to 10.0.1

Apple have released an update to iTunes that adds extra Ping features and fixes a number of issues. The update adds a Ping Sidebar and the ability to “Like” a…

Orb Launches Hardware Music Player

I have been an Orb user on and off since 2005 and for a couple of years they sponsored the podcast so I was interested to see they have brought…