Tag "Netflix"

An hour with an LG Super UHD TV

May 22, 2017

Last week, in lieu of my usual preference for reviewing TVs in my office, I spent a bit of time with two of LG’s latest

Netflix co-founder Reed Hastings on a streaming mobile future

March 1, 2017

Way back in 1997 an American chap named Reed Hastings sold his computer software business for a cool $US700 million, and put $US2.5 million of

Valentine’s Day message from Netflix: Australians cheat on their significant others

February 14, 2017

Movie and TV streaming behemoth Netflix has issued a warning this Saint Valentine’s Day: there’s an epidemic of Australians cheating on their partners … when

CES 2017 – Sony’s Innovation promise

January 5, 2017

Sony hit the stage today at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas with a very surprising addition to its TV line up, along with

Last Minute Gifting

December 21, 2016

Bad news I’m afraid: there are only four days until Xmas. Okay, it might be good news for some. Little kids, for example, who are

Netflix changes: greater portability, more information, earlier release

December 7, 2016

Change is afoot, courtesy of streaming giant Netflix, with downloads for on-the-go viewing, the addition of video previews on its interface, and a shortcut through

Foxtel to shut down Presto, revamp Foxtel Play with cheaper prices

October 4, 2016

Foxtel buys out Presto to replace it with a revamped Foxtel Play streaming service to compete with Netflix and Stan.

Watch out for “Netflix” scam warns ACMA

August 18, 2016

The Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) is warning Australians that there is a scam email going around which purports to be from Netflix. It’s

Netflix launches speed test, see how fast/slow you are

May 19, 2016

The majority of complaints we hear about Netflix arise from slow download speeds, so to at least give you a clue as to how you’re doing, Netflix now has a speed test.

Netflix the new target for cybercriminals says Symantec

February 15, 2016

Forget worrying if you own a smartphone or a computer, because if you have a Netflix account, you’re about to be targeted by online scammers.

Netflix goes global, available nearly everywhere

January 7, 2016

Australia got a little lucky last year when Netflix decided to come to our shores, but now the rest of the world will be getting it, too.

Samsung’s 2016 TVs: better looking and more connected

January 6, 2016

New TVs are on the way, delivering now just more true to life picture quality, but also the ability to control your home.

Telstra takes on Apple TV with its own media hub

October 16, 2015

Telstra’s T-Box has gone and grown up, sort of, with the telco announcing that its T-Box is no more, set to be replaced by a more mature and properly pint-sized piece of tech.

What’s going on with Apple TV and the 4K iPhone 6s?

September 10, 2015

There’s a new Apple TV on the way, and a new iPhone that supports 4K, so will the Apple TV play nicely between these two? Shake the Magic 8 Ball and find out, because the answer may surprise you.

4K UHD video service “Vidity” appears in the US

May 22, 2015

Content has always been the problem when it came to the whole “4K TV” argument, but just like that, a 4K UHD service has showed up.

Simply stellar: hands-on with Samsung’s 2015 Series 9 TV

April 30, 2015

Every year, televisions get better, and this year, the important technology is quantum dot, also known as nano-crystals, but how does this actually look, and will it make your content shine? We're going hands-on with Samsung’s cream of the crop to find out.

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