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Apple TV

Apple TV could get Siri voice controls in next update

Posted at 16:15, 23 Apr 2014

Apple could be planning on adding the Siri voice assistant to its Apple TV media streamer, according to references discovered in the latest iOS build

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YouTube on Roku

Google finally releases YouTube app for ALL Roku media streamers

Posted at 14:54, 23 Apr 2014

Watch YouTube videos on the big screen on all Roku media streamers released since July 2011

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FMP-X10 Sony 4K media player

New Sony 4K media player comes with 4K Netflix and 200 movie library

Posted at 11:14, 16 Apr 2014

Sony announces new FMP-X10 4K media player in the US

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Google Android TV

Google working on Android TV - the successor to Google TV you actually want?

Posted at 10:04, 07 Apr 2014

According to a leaked report, Google is working on a new TV-centric project, currently known as Android TV, which wants to take over your living room

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BT Sport

BT Sport app confirmed for Google Chromecast

Posted at 15:44, 03 Apr 2014

Premier League football on the big screen as BT Sport signs up to Chromecast

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One Chromecast sold every 4.5 seconds on UK launch

Posted at 17:42, 01 Apr 2014

The Chromecast soars on European launch, causing stores to sell-out and order more stock

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Google Chromecast

Google Chromecast out now in the UK for £30

Posted at 7:30, 19 Mar 2014

Streaming dongle available now with BBC iPlayer the first big UK app

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Roku Streaming Stick

Roku Streaming Stick launched to rival Google's Chromecast

Posted at 11:15, 05 Mar 2014

Roku has introduced a new HDMI Streaming Stick, which looks to upset Google's upcoming launch of its Chromecast dongle here in the UK

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New Roku Range

Roku revamps range with three new media streamers

Posted at 7:46, 25 Sep 2013

Roku updates its range of impressive media streamers and releases the range-topping Roku 3 in the UK

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Sony Smart Stick

Sony Smart Stick confirmed as Google TV-equipped Chromecast rival

Posted at 14:53, 17 Sep 2013

Sony has confirmed the existence of its Google TV-powered Smart Stick, an HDMI dongle set to take on Google's own Chromecast

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Google Chromecast review

Google Chromecast

Category: Gadgets
Rating: 4 out of 5
Price: £30
Naim UnitiLite review

Naim UnitiLite

Category: Media streamers
Rating: 4 out of 5
Price: £1,650
SONY HAP-S1 HDD Audio Player System review

SONY HAP-S1 HDD Audio Player System

Category: Media streamers
Rating: 3 out of 5
Price: £799
Pure Evoke F4 review

Pure Evoke F4

Category: Media streamers
Rating: 4 out of 5
Price: £180
Sonos Play:1 review

Sonos Play:1

Category: Media streamers
Rating: 5 out of 5
Price: £169

Best desktop PCs to buy in 2014

[UPDATED 23/04/14] The very best desktop PCs around, from all-in-ones to hardcore gaming rigs

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Chromecast apps that let you stream anything from any device

[UPDATED 23 April 2014] Picked up a Chromecast and annoyed that you can only use it for BBC iPlayer, YouTube and Netflix? These apps will let you stream just about anything.

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How to fix a Windows Vista or 7 corrupt user profile: The User Profile Service failed the logon

If you're getting a "The User Profile Service failed the logon" message in Windows 7 or Vista, don't panic - we show you how to fix it and enable the hidden Administrator account

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The 55 best Android apps for 2014

[UPDATED 16th April] We take a look at the best everyday Android apps for 2014

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Worried about Google reading your emails? Take control of Gmail's email privacy settings

Google is reading all your emails to show you "tailored advertising". We explain how to regain some control

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