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TV prices highest since 2012
Published in Graphics
Thursday, 21 October 2021 11:45

TV prices highest since 2012


Average price of a TV was $363

Pricing on TVs is the highest since at least 2012, according to figures from the NPD group.

Microsoft markets LG's OLED TVs as best for Xbox Series X
Published in Gaming


Best way to experience HDR games

LG and Microsoft have teamed up in an exclusive partnership to promote next-gen gaming with Microsoft Xbox Series X console and LG's OLED TVs.

Google prepares a TV dongle
Published in News
Monday, 08 June 2020 12:04

Google prepares a TV dongle


Sabrina looks interesting

XDA Developers has leaked promo images of a device codenamed "Sabrina". The device looks like a slightly bigger Chromecast with a remote control, and it runs Android TV.

Samsung and LG argue over what is 8K
Published in News
Tuesday, 17 September 2019 11:52

Samsung and LG argue over what is 8K


Ours is better than yours

Samsung and LG are clashing over the image quality of their 8K TVs, each claiming that their ultra-high-definition televisions are "the bestest" and the other smells of a Nintendo gaming system.

Huawei’s first telly will be 5G 8K
Published in News
Thursday, 02 May 2019 12:04

Huawei’s first telly will be 5G 8K


Rumoured to be out at the end of the year

The dark satanic rumour mill has manufactured a hell on earth yarn which claims Huawei is working on the first 5G 8K television and could unveil it as early as this year.

Google wants to put adverts on your Android TV
Published in Mobiles


Sony Smart TVs, Mi Box 3 from Xiaomi, Nvidia Shield TV, and others

Search engine outfit Google is hoping to stick adverts on Android smart TVs because you can never have too much advertising.

Samsung pushes an 85-inch QLED TV in the 8K race
Published in News


The Q900FN comes to the US in October

Samsung has  unveiled its own 8K TV at the IFA 2018 show in Berlin, and this 85-inch Q900FN QLED TV will be available in the US as of October. Not that there's bitter rivalry been Lucky Goldstar (LG) and Samsung - both successful South Korean firms on the matter.

LG shows the world's first 8K OLED TV at IFA 2018
Published in News


88-inches with over 33 million pixels

LG has officially unveiled the world's first 8K OLED TV at the IFA 2018 show in Berlin, packing a resolution of 7680x4320 on an 88-inch screen panel.

BBC, Roku locked in deadly embrace
Published in News
Monday, 27 August 2018 13:13

BBC, Roku locked in deadly embrace


Updated! We can rock you, baby

People using the BBC iPlayer and a number of streaming products are finding themselves between a Roku and a hard place.

Streaming overtakes satellite and cable TV for the first time
Published in News


At least in the UK

The number of British people subscribing to TV services like Netflix, Amazon and Sky’s NOW TV, has overtaken traditional satellite and cable TV for the first time, media regulator Ofcom  has announced.