Tag Archives: TV

Sony promises “different” kind of TV

sony Sony is planning a type of TV set which is going to be very different from its current offerings, apparently. How so? Well CEO Howard Stringer didn’t make that clear when.. more
Posted in All Tech News, Digital TV News: Satellite, Cable, IPTV & HDTV / 3DTV, HDTV / 3D TV News

Teenagers value mobiles over TV

Ofcom Logo Ofcom has produced another one of its surveys looking at the nation’s viewing and surfing habits. This one is focused on youngsters aged between 5 and 15 and their parents, examining.. more
Posted in All Tech News, Digital TV News: Satellite, Cable, IPTV & HDTV / 3DTV

Sony sets up inspection program for Bravia LCD TVs

sony Today hasn’t been a good day for Sony – in fact 2011 on the whole just hasn’t been kind to the giant consumer electronics company. We’ve had news of another security.. more
Posted in All Tech News, Digital TV News: Satellite, Cable, IPTV & HDTV / 3DTV, HDTV / 3D TV News

Xbox Live dashboard update coming November 25th

The next major update for the Xbox dashboard has been dated for delivery, and it’s rumoured to be coming later next month. It’s a biggie which brings with it a number of goodies, including support for various streaming TV platforms as we reported last week... more
Posted in All Tech News, Gaming News: PC, Xbox, PS3 & Nintendo, Xbox News

Bebo owners have snapped up SeeSaw

It seems that online TV service SeeSaw will live to fight another day. At the end of May, it seemed the SeeSaw ride had finally come to an end when Arqiva announced that it was going to close the service at the end of June.. more
Posted in All Tech News, IPTV News

Tablet market to sky-rocket to $49 billion by 2015

The tablet market is big business, that much is clear, and analysts are certain that in a few years time, the explosive growth we’re seeing now will have continued. Particularly when tablets really come down to a more mainstream price level – some new offerings.. more
Posted in All Tech News, Android News, Computer News: Hardware, Tablet PC's, Computing, iPad News, Tablet PC news

Britain’s oldest functioning TV set goes on auction

Forget your high definition pictures, plasma and LCD panels, 3D capabilities and Internet links that modern televisions come with. A real TV doesn’t need all this fancy nonsense. A real piece of TV history, anyway, such as the Marconi Type 702 which was made in.. more
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iPlayer international version to cost under $10 per month

The Beeb’s iPlayer has been going from strength to strength recently. January’s figure of 162 million requests served by the catch-up TV service represents the fourth month in a row that the iPlayer has broken its own record (jumping from 145 million requests in December)... more
Posted in All Tech News, IPTV News

BBC iPlayer to feature ITV, Ch4 and other programmes

A new feature has been introduced to the iPlayer, to expand the catch-up TV service to cover not just BBC programmes, but shows from other channels. Paul Clark, Head of Audience-Facing Services, Programmes and On Demand, explains on the Beeb’s Internet blog that via metadata-sharing.. more
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Beeb’s iPlayer has a record breaking January

The BBC iPlayer’s figures keep getting stronger, with record breaking performances from month to month. In fact, January’s figure of 162 million requests served is the fourth month the record has been broken in a row. Previously, it was 145 million requests in December, 141.. more
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