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Sep 3, 2010

Got Sonos? Love Spotify? Get Excited!

Posted by in Audio, Last.FM, Music, Music Services, Spotify, Wireless Stereo Systems
Sonos wireless music system

What’s better than having one of the premier multiroom music systems in your home? How about a never ending record collection to go with it? That’sd what Sonos owners can now do, as the Sonos multiroom music system will now hook up with the £9.99 ad-free premium service available to Spotify customers, joining Last.FM to […]


Sep 2, 2010

Is the Sony Bloggie Touch the blogger’s perfect video cam?

Posted by in Camcorder, Flickr Gadget, Manufacturer, Photos, Social Media, Sony, Video and TV, Videos, YouTube Gadget
Sony Bloggie Touch

With a name like the Sony Bloggie Touch, you don’t have to be a genius to work out Sony’s demographic for their cute little video camera. Aimed squarely at bloggers, the Bloggie Touch comes with a touch screen, and a 3″ capacitive one at that! That’s not the only trick it’s got up its sleeve […]


Sep 2, 2010

6 TVs with YouTube – making the TV social again

Posted by in Featured, HDTV, Lists, Music, Social Media, Video and TV, Videos, YouTube Gadget

If you’ve never thought of a TV with YouTube, it might be time to give it some thought. TV is going through a transformation the likes of which it’s not seen since the birth of Satellite TV. New Internet TVs don’t just give you a TV with YouTube – they give you a whole new […]


Aug 25, 2010

Record, upload and playback video with YouTube Mobile and a Samsung Galaxy S

Posted by in Social Media, Videos, YouTube Gadget
YouTube mobile

The web’s foremost video site, Google’s YouTube, has revamped its mobile site for the first time since its launch in 2007. Using the much hyped HTML5, the site is built from the ground up for modern smartphone browsers such as the WebKit-based browsers found on devices like the iPhone and Android phones. Google claim to […]


Aug 23, 2010

6 gadgets to bring Last.FM into your Living Room

Posted by in Audio, Featured, Gadgets, Last.FM, Last.FM gadget, Music, Wireless Stereo Systems
gadgets to stream Last.FM to your Hi-Fi

Last.FM is an intelligent Internet Radio station that streams millions of tunes, tailored to your tastes, direct to your PC for free. But what if you want those tunes piped through your expensive home HiFi instead? Simple: get one of these 5 glorious gadgets that stream Last.FM to your stereo, and the perfect radio station […]


Jan 18, 2010

Looking for an MKV Player? Here are 6 of the best MKV Media Players around

Posted by in Featured, Media Center, Music, Video and TV
MKV Player

An MKV Player lets you watch the very latest HD videos by supporting the new Matroska Multimedia Container format. Although MKV files are everywhere on file sharing networks, finding an MKV Player is difficult as there aren’t many available, simply because the format is so new. So we thought we’d help you with a guide […]


Jan 15, 2010

Sony Bravia Internet Video brings social media to your 3D TV

Posted by in CES 2010, DLNA, Events, HDTV, Music, Social Media, Sony, Video and TV, Wi-Fi
Sony Bravia Internet Video HDTV

The new Sony Bravia Internet Video platform is Sony’s answer to the huge interest in Internet video that we’ve seen this year. Featuring 25 different applications from the likes of YouTube and Netflix, the Sony Bravia Internet Video system comes built into many of Sony’s shiny new HDTVs, which, together with Wi-Fi and 3D, provide […]


Jan 12, 2010

ICD Vega Android tablet offers full HD for the kitchen

Posted by in CES 2010, Events, Portable Gadgets, Social Media
ICD Vega Internet Tablet with T-Mobile SIM

T-Mobile and ICD beat Apple to the punch at CES 2010 by showing off a new tablet. Developed by ICD, the ICD Vega is a 15″ tablet that’s described as a “portable family hub tablet”, which is not exactly a term that’s likely to catch on! Dodgy naming aside, the ICD Vega actually has some […]


Jan 11, 2010

From Facebook to fish, the Kodak PlaySport pocket camcorder captures it all

Posted by in Cameras, CES 2010, Events, Facebook Gadget, Photos, Social Media, Thoughts, Videos, YouTube Gadget
Kodak PlaySport camcorder

Kodak have put on an interesting demo of their new Kodak PlaySport pocket camcorder at CES 2010 – they’ve shoved it in a goldfish bowl! Obviously this is to show off the PlaySport’s waterproof abilities, as it will work happily in depths of 10 feet or less.


Jan 10, 2010

Samsung F-Series camcorders bring their own editing software to the party

Posted by in Camcorder, CES 2010, Events, Samsung, Social Media, Video and TV, Videos, YouTube Gadget
Samsung SMX-F40

Samsung announced a series of new camcorders at CES 2010, each optimized to work seamlessly with YouTube. The Samsung SMX-F40, SMX-F43 and SMX-F44 camcorders do this via Samsung’s Intelli-studio 2.0 software, which lets you edit, play and upload videos from any PC. The interesting thing about Intelli-studio 2.0, though, is that all of the software […]