Music

Nov 4, 2010

5 of the best Internet Hi-Fis and Wireless Sound Systems

Posted by in Audio, Choose My Gadget, Lists, Music, Wireless Stereo Systems
Sony CMTMX750Ni DAB Micro HiFi

Internet Hi-Fis and Wirelss Sound Systems have evolved from the old Hi-Fis of yesterday. Whereas yesterday’s Hi-Fis used to have cassette tapes and record decks, today’s are high quality iPod docks, MP3 streamers and complete Interent music systems. But tracking down the best of these Internet Hi-Fis is not easy. Some are simply gimmicks, with […]


Oct 8, 2010

Logitech Revue Review – 9 things you need to know before you buy it

Posted by in Featured, Gadgets, Internet TV, Media Center, Music, Video and TV
Google TV and the Logitech Revue

The Logitech Revue is the first Set Top Box (STB) to feature the wonderful new Google TV. But does it work as well as the hype suggests it does? Can you really install Android apps from the Android marketplace on your TV, and can you control your TV with your Android phone? More importantly, will […]


Oct 6, 2010

Deal of the Day: save a bundle on Sonos and the Kymera Magic Wand

Posted by in Deals, Music
Sonos Bundle 150

Looking to save a few quid on the latest Sonos wireless music system, or the Dragons’ own Kymera Magic Wand? Then check out these deals, and save yourself a bundle! Kymera Magic Wand IR Remote Control (As seen on Dragons’ Den) The Kymera is a unique blend of Wiimote-style motion controller and Harry Potter wizardry! […]


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 […]


Sep 20, 2010

Google Music goes cloud to cloud with iTunes

Posted by in Google Music, Music, Music Services
Google Music

Further details are emerging about Google’s forthcoming cloud music service, and it makes for interesting reading. A $25 per year ‘locker’ fee will let you store your songs in the cloud, as well as give you full song previews (none of your 30 seconds here) and heavily integrated social interaction. Let’s take a more detailed […]


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

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 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 […]