Sep 21, 2010

Cool media phone but no DLNA or HDMI? HTC Tube to the rescue

Posted by in DLNA, Media Receiver
HTC Tube

Got an awesome Android phone with excellent media capabilites like 720p video recording or HD playback? Ever use them? No? Sure you don’t – just who does want to faff around with memory cards or cables and transfers that take ages? Well HTC hears ya loud and clear, and is bringing out the HTC Tube […]

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 6, 2010

Samsung CL80: Super-social Wi-Fi camera gets the most from your memories

Posted by in Bluetooth, Cameras, CES 2010, DLNA, Events, Facebook Gadget, Flickr Gadget, Photos, Photos, Samsung, Social Media, Technology, Thoughts, Videos, Wi-Fi, YouTube Gadget
Samsung CL80 camera

Samsung have been showing off the Samsung CL80 camera at CES 2010, a camera so rich with features it makes mobile phones look barren! Samsung have managed to endow (for that really is the right word!) the CL80 not just with cracking camera optics and all sorts of image improvement trickery, but also a plethora […]

Oct 2, 2008

Hitachi goes Wooo with WiFi streaming HD Camcorder

Posted by in Coming Soon, DLNA, Prototypes, Technology, Wi-Fi
Hitachi Wooo WiFi Camcorder

Hitachi have been showing off a prototype of a new, and gloriously named Hitachi Wooo camcorder at this year’s CEATEC Japan 2008 exhibition. The new Wooo is an HD camcorder with built-in WiFi that can stream live HD pictures to your TV over your WiFi connection. The Wooo also supports the increasingly-popular DLNA, which is […]

Sep 11, 2008

Mysterious Samsung DVR set to topple Sky+

Posted by in DLNA, Media Recorder, Samsung, Video and TV
Samsung Set Top Box DVR takes on Sky+

News has leaked out that Samsung are set to launch a new Set Top Box in Europe that could revolutionize the way you use your TV. It’s an odd-looking box as you can see from the pics, with retro-looking green LEDs giving limited information from the box itself. This suggests to me that it’ll be […]

Aug 31, 2008

Samsung releases Yahoo! powered HDTVs

Posted by in DLNA, HDTV, Samsung, Video and TV
Samsung Series HDTV

Samsung has released a new range of HDTVs called the Samsung Series 7 range. The interesting thing about these high-end TVs (apart from their great looks) is that they’re designed not just for watching TV, but also for viewing content from all manner of sources. There’s a USB connector, for example, for plugging in your […]

Jul 28, 2008

Samsung INNOV8 – a true multimedia computer

Posted by in DLNA, Headline, Manufacturer, Samsung, Technology

Nokia have positioned their high-end mobile phones as multimedia computers, but the rather clunky phrase has never really caught on. Sure, their N-Series phones such as the N95 and new N96 can play and record video and music rather well, but despite the ability to upload media onto Web sites such as Flickr or YouTube, […]

Sep 9, 2007

Pioneer Blu-Ray player first to support all surround sound formats

Posted by in Blu-Ray player, DLNA, Ethernet, Pioneer, Technology, Video and TV
Pioneer BDP-95FD Blu-Ray DVD player

Pioneer have announced the Pioneer BDP-95FD, a cool looking fully specced top-end Bl-ray DVD player. The BP-95FD is the first Blu-ray player to support all four HD-level surruond sound formats (Dolby Digital Plus, TrueHD, DTS-HD High Resolution and Master Audio – yes, as if HD TV technology wasn’t confusing enough with all the different resolutions, […]

May 10, 2007

The Pioneer BDP-94HD – a cheaper Pioneer Blu-Ray player

Posted by in Blu-Ray player, DLNA, Pioneer
Pioneer BDP-94HD Blu-Ray player

No sooner had I posted about the Pioneer BDP-LX70, than I came across the Pioneer BDP-94HD, another stunning looking Blu-Ray player from the company. As its name suggests, the BDP094HD also offers full HD quality pictures, as well as Dolby True HD sound and DLNA support, but it doesn’t support 1080p/24p (it supports 1080p, just […]

May 10, 2007

Pioneer BDP-LX70 Blu-Ray player with DLNA

Posted by in Blu-Ray player, DLNA, Manufacturer, Pioneer, Video and TV
Pioneer BDP-LX70 Blu-Ray player

Pioneer have announced the pioneer BDP-LX70 Blu-Ray player. Apart from looking simply glorious and obviously offering excellent playback, the BDP-LX70 has one other trick up it’s sleeve – it’s DLNA-compliant, meaning it can stream all manner of media direct form your PC, including MPEG2 and WMV videos, and MP3 tunes. More details of the Pioneer […]