The Digital Lifestyle Show #317 – Grumpy Andrew

A complete compliment of hosts for you this week. Garry and Andrew join me to talk about the weeks news including HP dropping WebOS and possibly selling of their PC group, Google buying Motorola’s phone devision, new addins for Windows Media Center and great giveaways from TDL and UWHS. Make…

Review: Verbatim Portable USB Audio Bar

  Back in July I wrote about Verbatim’s portable USB Audio Bar and I have to say I was a little sceptical. The device is basically a USB powered speaker that you can clip on to your laptop and I wasn’t sure how useful it would be. However having got…

Steve Jobs resigns as Apple CEO

Just after we finished recording this weeks TDL Show Apple announced that Steve Jobs has resigned his role as Apple CEO. What ever you think about Apple, Steve Jobs has had a massive influence on the tech industry and has taken a struggling Apple in the 90’s to one of…

Two day left to win an 32GB iPad 2 with TDL

UPDATE: Enties are now closed, but there are still plenty of chances to win at www.callsfromsmartphone.com If you haven’t entered our iPad 2 competition yet you have just two days left to get your entry sorted. Thanks to Vonage and their Time to Call app we are giving away a 32GB…

Zune software updated to 4.8

There is a new version of the Zune desktop software available. Microsoft released version 4.8 yesterday and it looks like the update is targeted at  Windows Phone Mango but there are a few improvements in the syncing processes.  You can get the new version by going to Settings, Software, General…

Update Rollup 1 for Windows Home Server 2011 Available

Microsoft have released Update Rollup 1 for Windows Home Server 2011. There are a few fixes in the update and the once you have the package installed you will need to update the clients on your PCs. As I have said before my home server ticks over quite nicely but…

Preview of Google TV add-on now Available for Android SDK

Google has released a preview of the Google TV addon for the Android SDK, enabling developers to start creating apps for the Google TV platform. At the moment not all the features are implemented but APIs for TV interaction are there along with the UI guidelines (many Media Center developers…

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Are you missing missing cover art in new Media Center Movies?

                I spotted an issue that may be effecting some Windows Media Center users.  Movies recorded by Media Center that were made in 2010 or 2011 are not downloading the coverart and are showing as the default Movie image in Media center.  It…

iTunes 10.4.1 Released

Apple have released an update to iTunes, the update on the Mac comes in at 12.4MB and has a number of bug fixes, there is also an update for the Windows version.   What’s new in iTunes 10.4.1 iTunes 10.4 is now designed for OS X Lion. You can now use…

HP Touchpad sale causes feeding frenzy, save your cash and buy an iPad

Last week we asked was the the price cut of the HP Touchpad enough to sustain the platform and on Friday HP answered the question by canning the product. Since the launch of the Touchpad we have been very sceptical about HP’s policy of pricing the Touchpad at the same…

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