IPTV

  • TiVo to lose Sony Music content, June 27

    In an email to TiVo subscribers, news arrives that Sony Music content will no longer be available on TiVo. Starting from the 27th June 2011 the content loss also extends to Bandit.fm content. While the reason why the Sony Music content is being pulled still remains a mystery, what...
  • AFL Game Analyser app, now on Samsung SMART TV

    Samsung’s new range of SMART TV’s features an app store (doesn’t everything these days?). This afternoon in Melbourne, Essendon Football Club Captain Jobe Watson and players Mark McVeigh and Michael Hurley helped launch the BigPond AFL Game Analyser application. The free app allows you lucky few who have a...
  • On-demand TV takes off in Australia

    The following guest post is by Sarah Routledge who writes for Australian broadband comparison site Compare Broadband, which offers independent advice on choosing the best internet plan. On-demand TV over the internet is finally taking off in Australia in a big way, with FetchTV, Telstra’s T-Box and Foxtel on...
  • BigPond locks up AFL IPTV rights

    In today’s massive $1.53 Billion, 5 year announcement it was revealed that BigPond was successful in securing exclusive access to all AFL delivered via IPTV. This means if your not with BigPond, your out of luck. If you are indeed a BigPond subscriber, you can get matches via the...
  • Sorry Boxee Box, D-Links cheating on you, introducing Iomega TV.

    Digital Trends has a great post about a brand new hardware device from D-Link. While we seen a dedicated hardware set-top box with a cute-angled design from D-link in late 2010, D-Link aren’t stopping there. The Iomega TV set-top box has one significant difference – local store. Available in...
  • Optus iPhone customers get streaming ABC and SBS 24/7 free

    A very welcome SMS arrived today on my iPhone 4, alerting me to the fact there’s a new iPhone application from Optus available. It’s called Mobile TV and provides Optus iPhone customers with free access to ABC and SBS 24/7. As an added extra, there’s also the Today show...
  • TiVo: Blockbuster I don’t love you anymore

    Well only a few days after Valentines Day, we’ve got a breakup on our hands. This morning TiVo announced it will be discontinuing it’s Blockbuster movie rental service. “Blockbuster Movie Service on TiVo will be permanently closing on Friday 5th March 2010” There is some important information about the...
  • Revision 3 launch yet another new show – App Judgement

    Sure the iPhone app store started the mainstream trend, but almost every mobile platform now has an app store. Despite this the first episode seems very heavily weighted towards iPhone apps. Not too surprising given it’s popularity. Patrick Norton’s the host of AppJudgement, and while I usually like Patricks...