IPTV

  • 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...
  • Foxtel Play – Foxtel without subscriptions is available today

    Foxtel has just made a big move in the future of Australian TV by announcing its new Foxtel Play service. The new service makes many Foxtel channels available on pretty much any device without the need for a home-based Foxtel subscription – “Just add internet”. For a while now,...
  • V8SuperView: Watch all V8SC races live and ad free

    V8 Supercar have just made a substantial sporting announcement. Fans of motorsport are now able to watch all of the action from every race during the Championship season, live and ad free with a new streaming service V8SuperView. Apparently the recent trial of the service went well and is...
  • H+ is a breathtaking sci-fi YouTube series, just try not hitting subscribe

    Fast forward to the future and imagine a world where we all had computers in the brain. H+ is an original sci-fi series on YouTube about the near future of technology and implants. This isn’t a cheap and nasty, there’s some serious resources going into this one and is...
  • Foxtel on Xbox 360 now available to regional (Austar) areas

    In the past the IP-based delivery of Foxtel channels on your Xbox 360 had been artificially limited to specific geographical areas. Those areas being the metro locations where Foxtel via satellite was available and those of us living in regional Australia were excluded. As we know IPTV content is...
  • Review: Nixeus Fusion XS, the Android-powered STB

    The Nixeus Fusion XS is an Android-powered set-top-box. Running Google Android 2.2 (Froyo), it’s certainly a few steps behind the latest 4.0 version. But does running a custom build of a mobile operating system on your HDTV make any sense? We spent some time with the device, so get...
  • Can YouTube take on television ?

    YouTube just announced with a blog post, that they are bringing loads or new original content via new YouTube channels. The new channels will be created by well-known personalities and content producers as well as some of the most innovative up-and-coming media companies and some of YouTube’s own existing...