Tag Archives: On Demand

OnLive gaming service inbound to UK this autumn

OnLive, the cloud-based on-demand gaming platform which launched in the US last year, will go live in the UK this autumn. The OnLive UK site proudly proclaims this fact, and provides.. more
Posted in All Tech News, Gaming News: PC, Xbox, PS3 & Nintendo

Channel 4’s on-demand service arrives on Apple iPad

Channel 4’s on-demand service, 4oD, is now available on the iPad. The catch-up TV service joins the likes of the Beeb’s iPlayer on the Apple tablet. Officially named 4oD Catch Up,.. more
Posted in All Tech News, Apple News: iPad, iPhone, iPod and Mac OSX

BBC iPlayer app for iPad out this week

The BBC’s iPlayer app for the iPad is due to be released on Thursday. This is according to the Twitter account of an online engineer at the Beeb, Geoff Marshall. Recombu.com.. more
Posted in All Tech News, Apple News: iPad, iPhone, iPod and Mac OSX, iPad News, Tablet PC news

Samsung Smart TV shown off

Samsung has been showing off its new Smart TV features over at CES in Las Vegas, with a large range of live on-demand content being added into the mix. The new Smart Hub system sees user photos, music and video sections being amalgamated into one.. more
Posted in All Tech News, Digital TV News: Satellite, Cable, IPTV & HDTV / 3DTV

Virgin Media officially unveils TiVo STB

Virgin Media has officially launched what the company is calling the UK’s first next-gen entertainment platform. The TiVo powered set-top box boasts a “game-changing” interface (which we saw leaked screenshots of yesterday), and it brings a new “world of apps” to the living room. Virgin.. more
Posted in All Tech News, Cable News

Channel Five on-demand service on its way to PS3?

It seems that Channel Five’s catch-up TV service might be winging its way to the PS3 soon, in the form of a dedicated application. Five Demand will be joining the likes of the Beeb’s iPlayer and Channel 4oD which are already available on Sony’s console... more
Posted in All Tech News, IPTV News, PS3 News

Project Canvas officially christened YouView

Project Canvas has officially been named YouView, the brand which many had speculated would be given to the service. The name is reminiscent of a certain behemoth online video sharing service owned by Google, and any association with that doubtless won’t do the scheme’s chances.. more
Posted in All Tech News, IPTV News

Sony Qriocity announced to rival iTunes

Sony has announced a new movies and music platform called Qriocity which, apart from being a pain to spell, is positioned as a rival to the dominance of services such as iTunes. Qriocity (which was previously known as Sony Online Services) will initially offer on-demand.. more
Posted in All Tech News, Internet News: Broadband, Telecoms, Social Networks, ISP's, PS3 News

Panasonic launches on demand service

The television maker Panasonic has announced that it is building a partnership with Acetrax to develop a new and innovative service. This will include video streaming as well as a cloud based film download service designed for owners of internet connected Viera televisions. If it.. more
Posted in All Tech News, Digital TV News: Satellite, Cable, IPTV & HDTV / 3DTV

BT Vision to offer more films

The on-demand service offered by BT will be providing access to around twenty more films following a new agreement with UTV Motion Pictures. The new films will be available through the BT Vision service, which can be part of a bundled deal with the broadband.. more
Posted in All Tech News, Digital TV News: Satellite, Cable, IPTV & HDTV / 3DTV