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Jan 10, 2011

All you need to know about the Sony BRAVIA HDTVs for 2011

Posted by in CES 2011, HDTV, Sony
Sony BRAVIA HDTV for 2011

Sony has introduced its new line-up of BRAVIA HDTVs at CES 2011, and this time the emphasis seems to be as much on mobile and interconnectedness as it is on the quality of the TV picture. In previous years, the HDTV craze was all about 3D (last year) or thinness (2009), or even just the […]


Oct 26, 2010

Video: Hands-on preview of the new Sony Google TV

Posted by in Gadgets, HDTV, Internet TV, Sony, Video and TV
Sony Internet TV with Google review

I was away last week at BlogWorld in Las Vegas, where one of the sponsors was Sony, who were showing off their brand new Sony Internet TV with Google. Fortunately I happened to have my camcorder on me, and so, after apologising to Dinesh, the Sony rep, for ambushing him, I managed to get a […]


Oct 7, 2010

Panasonic MW-20 adds a new twist to the photo frame – music!

Posted by in Digital Photo Frames, Gadgets, Panasonic, Photos
Panasonic MW-20 multimedia photo frame

Are you one of those people who has a bedroom full of tech bits and bobs like digital photo frames, a Hi Fi, iPod docks, a clock radio? Well how about if you could roll them all up into one (reasonably) handy device? Panasonic may have the answer to your prayers with the new Panasonic […]


Oct 6, 2010

Everything you wanted to know about Google TV

Posted by in Google, Internet TV, Manufacturer, Media Center, Music, Video and TV
Google TV

Google TV has finally been announced in full, with Google launching the brand new Google TV site and Logitech showing off the first ever Google TV Set Top Box. Next week will see Sony showing off the first ever HDTV with integrated Google TV, meaning the Web has finally come to the best screen in […]


Oct 5, 2010

Leaked pictures of Sony’s Google TV – the Sony Bravia NSX-46GT1

Posted by in Coming Soon, Gadgets, HDTV, Internet TV, Sony, Video and TV
Sony Bravia NSX-46GT1 with Google TV

This is the first picture of the Sony Bravia GT1, the first HDTV with Google TV built-in. Sony will officially launch the TV next week, but Best Buy managed to inadvertently show it off through a demo they were doing during a press event last week. We know a fair bit about Google TV – […]


Sep 14, 2010

Panasonic adds pearlescent buff to its Viera D28 HDTVs

Posted by in HDTV, Manufacturer, Panasonic, Video and TV
Panasonic Viera HDTVs

Ever open to new ideas, Panasonic’s new Viera Pure line aims for maybe a slightly different demographic to the usual AV buffs. The LCD TVs are to be made available in a selection of different coloured frames from the industry standard black, including purple, silver and ice white. Panasonic have also added a pearlescent buff […]


Sep 13, 2010

YouTube adds live streaming as Google bets big on TV

Posted by in Google, Internet TV, Video and TV, Videos, YouTube Gadget
YouTube

Taking internet video the next logical step, YouTube are to begin streaming live content under the “Live on YouTube” banner. Initially a test of their live streaming platform, this heralds a major shift in YouTube’s content with on-demand video being joined in the future by a raft of ‘channels’. At present the content is only […]


Sep 9, 2010

Sony Bravia firmware update adds BBC iPlayer to your HDTV

Posted by in HDTV, Sony, Video and TV
Sony Bravia HDTV with iPlayer

Sony have today released a firmware upgrade for their newer Bravia series of LCD TVs, adding the long awaited BBC iPlayer to the impressive range of internet services. The iPlayer joins streaming video from Channel 5’s Demand 5 service, YouTube, LoveFilm and more, plus widgets that give access to Facebook, Twitter, Flickr and even more […]


Sep 7, 2010

Toshiba Places STB takes on Google TV

Posted by in Coming Soon, Internet TV, Toshiba, Video and TV
Toshiba Places on a set top box

Toshiba, a name not currently associated with web-on-TV, are looking to right this wrong with their forthcoming Toshiba Places service. Places offers an array of Web content, from news and weather, to photos from Flickr and videos from sites such as YouTube. OK, so that’s nothing new – every Internet TV solution has been doing […]


Sep 7, 2010

Video: Sony Internet TV – first HDTV with Google TV

Posted by in Google, HDTV, Internet TV, Sony, Video and TV
Sony Internet TV with Google TV

Sony has become the first HDTV manufacturer to create a HDTV with the forthcoming Google TV service built-in. Google TV looks set to revolutionize TV in the same way that Apple’s iPhone revolutionzed the mobile phone market with the concept of touch as an interface. It’s not touch that’s Google TV’s revolutionary feature, though – […]