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  • Freeview Plus to get ‘Major’ upgrade – “Even better than free”

    Freeview Australia have announced a significant upgrade to Freeview Plus in June this year. The upgrade will see a complete UI overhaul with a simplified user experience and sophisticated look and feel for the catch-up service. FreeView worked with March One to refresh the branding which includes a new logo...
  • Foxtel Play starts at just $10 per month from Dec, Presto is dead

    It seems Foxtel have discovered Aussies like like cheaper streaming options. Of all the IPTV offerings, Foxtel play has always been the most expensive of the mix, but after dropping from an entry price of $50 to $25 per month, the service will now start at $10pm. Foxtel today confirmed the...
  • Review: Humax 2tune puts Netflix in your guide

    When TiVo dies in Australia, I looked to other PVRs and found Humax as the best option. A few years on and their product lineup continues to grow, most recently with the new Humax 2tune. While less tuners than it’s 4tune big brother, its smaller, faster and in many...
  • NBN promote 8K TV, day after Barnaby Joyce says nobody wants 1Tbps NBN

    The nbn have just published a pretty fantastic post that looks at connected tech trends that will see us consuming even more data in the future. This amazingly timed article comes the day after our Deputy Prime Minister, Barnaby Joyce, appeared on the ABC’s QandA program and told Australia...
  • Review: Foxtel play on Xbox one

    Those of us who live in the digital world will look at the prospect of having a satellite installed on the roof as antiquated. Thankfully there is an option. Foxtel PLAY on the Xbox One was released last month and allows customers digital only experience and access to living...
  • Foxtel PLAY app now available on Xbox One

    If you like the idea of skipping on a hardware box from Foxtel, but want the content streamed to your over the internet, there’s great news. The Foxtel PLAY app for Xbox One is now available, for free, in the Xbox Store. The app features the live channels, EPG...
  • Presto TV costs $9.99pm starting on Jan 18, $14.99pm with movies

    Presto is the subscription service from Foxtel that has until now offered movies, but today announced the addition of TV. A Presto TV subscription can be purchased from January 18th, and can be had for A$9.99 per month. If you’re a fan of TV shows and Movies, you can...
  • V8SC sign new $241M deal with Foxtel and Ten, FreeView fans stuck with SD till 2021

    V8 Supercars have just announced a new six-year deal with Foxtel, FOX SPORTS and Ten Network. The deal worth $241 million media includes all media rights including digital from 2015 to 2020. The deal consists of $196 million cash and $45 million of advertising and is the biggest deal...
  • Delayed TV broadcast causing heat for V8 Supercars

    We live in a world that demands real time and when artificial delays are imposed on fans, they bite back. At 1:03PM, the Official V8 Supercars Facebook page posted an image of Tander’s heavily damaged car with the result of qualifying. Fans quickly rushed to abuse V8 Supercars for...