Sonos has launched an entry-level speaker, the Play:1, at a price set to compete with the wider Bluetooth speaker market. Plus, buyers get a free Bridge until the end of the year. 1
Internet-connected Foxtel iQ boxes will soon allow users to watch selected missed shows directly from the electronic program guide.
Aussie music streaming-service Guvera offers unlimited mobile and web listening for free to its users. We chat with Guvera's general manager for more insights into the deal.
Bose launches a major overhaul of its product line-up, introducing new SoundTouch music-streaming features across 12 new and updated products.
Channel Ten has given its catch-up service an overhaul with TenPlay, available to iPhone, iPad and Sony Bravia TVs. Android support is coming "later this year". 3
Popular music video service Vevo is bringing its 75,000-strong library of HD music clips to Apple TV.
Android users can now play downloaded music directly from their device without the need for a separate PC or NAS.
Consumer lobby group Choice is encouraging Australians to avoid geo-blocks, but Quickflix has hit back at the basis for its arguments. 1
Sonos has announced an update to its software that promises improved playlist support and better Spotify integration.
Australian online video service Quickflix has announced that it will soon have digital sales rights for HBO programs, offering both download and streaming of shows within hours of US broadcast. 1
They haven't been announced yet, but both companies have Google-powered set-top boxes on the way.
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