T-Mobile’s unlimited plan not so unlimited

Last week I wrote about T-Mobile’s “Full Monty Plan” that was promised unlimited data and calls. Well it looks like its no so unlimited when you see the small print. While the data allowance is unlimited there is a catch, they are throttling the download speed to 1MB/S Via a…

Plex updated to use Google TV’s enhanced HLS support

When I interviewed Plex at CES we talked about an update that was coming for Plex that would bring better video support and more features that was dependent on improved HLS (HTTP Live Streaming) support in the Google TV OS. In the latest update rollout out for Google TV (3.2)…

Thoughts on the Nokia Lumia 800

The very first mobile I had, and every subsequent device, was a Nokia until I started a new job in 2007 where I was issued a Windows Mobile device and stopped using my 6310i.  I hated that very first WM phone that required a stylus to tap out text messages and it was only when…

Elgato EyeTV Mobile app adds background recording

Last year Elgato launched a TV tuner for the iPad that enabled live TV viewing on the iPad. Elgato have updated the app and added background TV recording. So if you have the tuner and iOS5 you can set it to record shows for watching later. Also added is a…

Skype Updated To Version 5.8 adds HD video support

Skype have released an update to the Windows version of their software, version 5.8 adds support for full HD video calling and some other features: Full HD video-calling Support for Facebook audio and video-calling (beta) Group screen sharing Hide offline Facebook contacts Push to Talk Skype updater service Bing Toolbar…

Details leak about Windows Phone 8

There has been a lot of speculation on what Windows Phone 8 (code name Apollo) will look like and whether it will be based on Windows 8 and today many of the features have leaked out.  In a post on PocketNow they have details from a leaked video intended for partner…

Hauppauge launch myTV 2GO portable wireless TV tuner for iOS,PC and Mac

  There are many TV apps for mobile devices where you can stream TV over your data connection but if looks for a solution that doesn’t eat up your data allowance myTV 2GO from Hauppauge looks interesting.  The Freeview tuner connects wirelessly to an iOS device, PC or Mac so…

The Digital Lifestyle Show #339–The Band Are Back Together

This week Garry and Andrew join me to talk about the weeks news including Sky announcing new TV services, Sky Go coming to Android, Cyberlink PowerDVD 12, Lovefilm, Netflix, bandwidth issues, My Movies updates, new EPG apps for Windows Media Center and whole host of other topics. Listen Here (download mp3)…

DVBLogic introduce DVBLink Zattoo Tuner

DVBLogic have added a new TV source for DVBLink. DVBLink Zattoo Tuner enables Zattoo internet content into Windows Media Center. The content is for Swiss users and brings 60 TV channels to Media Center without the need for a tuner. The plugin is free but you do need a Zattoo…

Mac OS X 10.7.3 released

Apple have just released Mac OS X 10.7.3, the update comes in at just over 730MB and Apple say it “improve the stability, compatibility, and security of your Mac”. Details from Apple:   The 10.7.3 update is recommended for all OS X Lion users and includes general operating system fixes…

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