Zune HD Firmware Update, sadly just an SSL Update only

If you see an update for your Zune HD when you connect it to your PC don’t get to excited its not a major update or sign that development is continuing with the Zune HD its just a SSL security fix that had previously been issues for Windows Phones.  According…

The Digital Lifestyle Show #310–Mission Implausible

Great show for you this week, Garry is away on a top secret mission so Andrew and I talk ITV on the iPad, Media Center guide editor, Windows Embedded Media Center, death of Zune originals, Apple TV and new videos. Plus the latest Windows Home Server news. We will be…

Amazon offers unlimited cloud music storage and iPad web app

Amazon have upped the ante in the battle with Apple and Google’s cloud storage systems by offering unlimited space for $20 per year and free storage for MP3s purchased from Amazon’s store. Amazon have also announced iPad compatibility for the cloud web player, I gave the web player a try…

BT to launch new broadband TV service called TV Connect

BT are set to relaunch the BT Vision system with a new service called TV Connect. The system will offer more channels and more video on demand delivered over BT’s broadband network rather than BT paying for Freeview slots as it does now. BT Vision which uses Microsoft technology including…

D-Link Introduces Boxee Remote Control for PC and Mac

D-Link have announced a new Boxee Remote that works with the Boxee software on the PC and Macs, the remote is similar to the remote that  shipped with the D-Link box and is designed to work with the downloadable version of the app.  It comes with a USB dongle and…

TweakMC resurrected for Windows 7

Back in 2008 there was TweakMC for Vista Media Center a tool Microsoft released that enabled things like Overscan adjustments, screen resolution, toolbar settings, enable DVD Library and other DVD functions. There was never a Windows 7 version but Microsoft did release the source code at the time and Brian Reynolds from…

Windows Media Center Guide Editor 2.0.1

If you want an easy way to edit your Windows Media Center guide data there is a new tool that could be helpful. GuideEditor 2.0.1 enables you to edit the the channel sources, re-order the channels and rename the channels. With the long weekend, I rewrote the user added channel…

ITV Launch ITV Player App for the iPad and iPhone

ITV join Channel 4 and the BBC with UK TV apps for the iPad and iPhone. With the app you can watch shows from ITV1, ITV2, ITV3 and ITV over wifi, so you can catch up on your soaps (or even better ITV’s Motor Sport coverage which is aired at…

Zune Originals shuts down, end of the road for the Zune HD

Looks like another nail in the coffin for the Zune brand. This time its the closure of the Zune Originals store, this was the service where you could order a Zune with the engravings on the back. Since the Zune HD is not selling its not surprising that Microsoft would…

aTV Flash (black) Beta6 Now Available

Firecore have released Beta6 of the aTV Flash for the 2nd gen Apple TV. Beta6 has a lot of improvements especially on the playback front . Existing users can get the update via the Apple TV’s Maintenance/extra’s menu, new users can order from here. Beta6 includes huge improvements in playback…

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