PlayStation Now gaming on your 4K TV without a console

Sony XBR 79X900B 4K PlayStation TV

Sony announced PlayStation Now back at CES 2014 and revealed that the game-streaming system would be available to upcoming smart TVs as well as consoles. Yes, that means PlayStation games on your telly – surely that’s too good to be true? Well, Sony has only just gone and done it. In January, Sony unveiled PlayStation [...]

The new age of LED TV vs its family tree

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Sony’s 2014 TVs include the latest fashion of Ultra HD 4K sets, including the new flagship, 85-inch X95 model, but the Full HD series is still extremely important as you can see by its W95 and W85 ranges. Looking around at the selection of new televisions appearing it seems that different shaped screens are creeping in, [...]

UK will get Google Chromecast next month

google-chromecast

The UK will be the first territory outside of the US to get its hands on Google Chromecast, and it will be available here from March 1st. Chromecast is a little USB dongle that enables you to squirt the likes of YouTube and Netflix on to your HD telly via Wi-Fi. All you have to [...]

Asus 4K-playing bargain-priced mini Chromebox PC

asus chrome box 4k

Where the price of 4K TVs are kinda getting affordable, finding content and kit to play them on remains expensive if you can find them. Asus has just unwrapped their new mini Chrome OS PC that does just that and costs just US$180. The tiny Chromebox sits pretty at just under 5-inches wide and a little [...]

BT YouView boxes allow you to keep the movies you pay for

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BT has just announced a new service that will allow UK users to buy movies outright to watch on their YouView set-top-boxes. Customers will now be able to purchase blockbuster titles from 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment and Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, as well as modern greats and classics. This buy-to-keep movie service will be [...]

New Apple TV landing in March with new apps, interface and content

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Apple are expected to release a new Apple TV set top box shortly and, according to a recent report, the new Apple TV will launch in March. The current Apple TV is getting a little long in the tooth, to put it mildly — the basic design emerged in 2010, and the 2012 refresh was [...]