Chromecast apps for iOS and Android update enables personalisation of the TV home screen

Google have updated the Chromecast app for iOS introducing a personalisation feature to the device. Up until the latest update the photo backgrounds on Chromecast where picked by Google and you had no control over it but now you set it to use your photos from your Google+ photo gallery,…

ITV Player for iOS, Android and Windows Phone updated

ITV have been busy updating their mobile apps adding new channels are redesigning the user interface. The iOS version of the app adds catch up and live streaming of ITVBe (its entertainment and lifestyle channel) and a new flatter looking modern designed UI. The Android version gets the new ITVBe…

BBC iPlayer for iPhone/iPad update improves viewing and browsing

The BBC have updated the iOS version of the iPlayer app saying they are improving the viewing and browsing experience. The app seems to be faster when scrolling around the interface, I couldn’t much difference when actually watching a TV show but the BBC say is should be “smoother”. There…

The Digital Lifestyle Show #468 – Status Quo with your Denim

Welcome to show 468 and this week we are talking iPhone 6 and iOS 8, the next version of Windows which we should find more about next week, updates to Windows Phone 8.1, the future of the Surface range and will Windows Media Center be in the next version of…

BBC iPlayer Radio for iOS updated for iOS 8 and new landscape view

The BBC have updated the BBC iPlayer Radio for the iPhone and iPad adding support for iOS 8. You need the new version to be able to use the app on a device running iOS 8 and the update improves the background audio reconnection issues. The other change is a…

New version of My Movies for the iPhone and iPad on the way

The My Movies team have a new version of the iOS version of the My Movies app in the works and on their Facebook page they have outlined some of the changes to the app. The app is going to be a new application and not an update to the…

Microsoft announce the multiplatform Universal Mobile Keyboard

Recently Microsoft has embraced the cross platform software mantra with apps that we wouldn’t excepted to see just a few years ago like Office for the iPad, Xbox Music on Android and OneNote on Android Ware. It looks like it isn’t only software that Microsoft is looking at, today they…

Google Play Movie & TV for iOS adds offline playback

Google have updated the iOS version of Google Play Movie & TV adding the ability to play videos when you don’t have an internet connection. You can download videos and watched then offline and to go with the download option there is a new Downloads section where you can manage…

Sonos update their iOS and Android apps, no Bridge required

Yesterday Sonos announced that they had removed the need to have a Sonos Bridge or wired network connection as part of your Sonos setup and they have just updated the iOS and Android apps to take advantage of the change. The iPad and iPhone versions has been updated to version…

Google Play Music for iOS updated

Google Play Music is a great music service for Android user and iOS users aren’t left completely out in the cold as there is an official Google Play Music for the iPhone. The app has just been updated up to version 1.3.2.2559 and it has the ability to remove music…

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