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Quickflix to become content offering on TiVo in New Zealand
Posted on 11-Nov-2013 12:54Tags News, DVB and HD

TiVo customers will be able to access the Quickflix digital service through their TiVo media device as well as other registered devices including a wide range of smart TVs, game consoles, tablets and smartphones. Comments (Comments)

DTVS Smart1 Satellite Receiver review
Posted on 9-Sep-2013 18:56Tags Reviews, DVB and HD, by n4

In this review, we have a look at the Smart1, an Android-based "hybrid" device: an all-in-one satellite receiver, PVR, media player and Android PC.
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Samsung brings TVNZ Ondemand to big screen
Posted on 15-Jan-2013 09:59Tags News, DVB and HD

If you’d like to watch TVNZ Ondemand TV on your big screen, Samsung New Zealand and TVNZ have the answer. Comments (Comments)

Igloo review
Posted on 6-Dec-2012 09:24Tags Reviews, DVB and HD, by M Freitas

Igloo launched in New Zealand after months of speculation. But what is it and how does it work? Most importantly, is it for you? Comments (Comments)

Microsoft’s new all-in-one music service: Xbox Music
Posted on 15-Oct-2012 20:58Tags News, DVB and HD

Xbox Music is Microsoft’s brand new all-in-one music service that enables users to listen to music how, when, where and on what device they want. It is included in a rolling update to Xbox LIVE that starts Tuesday and will be expanded when Windows 8 launches. Comments (Comments)

Over 20 more free New Zealand TV channels on Sony Internet TV
Posted on 13-Dec-2011 10:47Tags News, DVB and HD

New Zealand’s Internet TV content provider Ziln is now available on Sony Internet Televisions, bringing over 20 free channels into New Zealand living rooms. Comments (Comments)

TVNZ and Sky TV launch Igloo
Posted on 7-Dec-2011 16:37Tags News, DVB and HD

Sky Television holds 51% of a new paid TV service, with TVNZ holding 49% of Igloo, to launch in the first half of 2012. The service is being dubbed "pre-pay TV". Comments (Comments)

TelstraClear brings unmetered access to TV3 content on demand
Posted on 7-Oct-2011 18:14Tags News, DVB and HD

TV3’s on-demand service and the MediaWorks family of streaming radio stations won’t count towards a customer’s monthly data. Comments (Comments)

NETGEAR launches second generation Push2TV adapter with full-HD support
Posted on 10-Aug-2011 11:05Tags News, DVB and HD

Adapter wirelessly projects laptop screen and sound contents to HDTV in full-HD 1080p. Comments (Comments)

Telecom New Zealand and Sky sign new agreement
Posted on 30-May-2011 12:48Tags News, DVB and HD

Telecom and SKY have today announced a new commercial agreement that will enable Telecom to sell all of SKY’s television services to its customers alongside their home line, mobile and broadband products. Comments (Comments)

Sky Television release its iPhone, iPad iPod touch application
Posted on 21-Apr-2011 09:33Tags News, DVB and HD

The new app, packed with features around SKY’s electronic programme guide is a one stop shop for listings for more than 111 channels including all SKY’s channels plus all the free-to-air listings. Comments (Comments)

Second annual Freeview awards launch to find the best of free digital TV and radio
Posted on 31-Mar-2011 16:34Tags News, DVB and HD

After a successful first awards season in 2010, the second annual Freeview awards have now been launched to find and champion the best elements of Freeview. Comments (Comments)

Freeview|HD soon to increase broadcast coverage to over 86 percent of NZ homes
Posted on 27-Mar-2011 17:05Tags News, DVB and HD

The extension supports the Government’s decision to switch over to digital only broadcasting by making it easier for more New Zealanders to make the change from free reception of analogue television to free reception of digital television with Freeview. Comments (Comments)

Freeview records biggest sales month since launch
Posted on 14-Feb-2011 19:36Tags News, DVB and HD

The popularity of free-to-air digital television and radio service, Freeview, continues to increase following the biggest month of Freeview sales since the company began in 2007. Comments (Comments)

Ziln partners with Web Drive on new Internet TV content distribution network
Posted on 23-Nov-2010 14:21Tags News, DVB and HD

Ziln has also changed elements of its offering, deciding to focus on VOD delivery of Kiwi content in preference to streaming live international TV feeds which have been deactivated for at least the short term. Comments (Comments)

Sony launches PlayStation PlayTV in New Zealand
Posted on 15-Nov-2010 00:01Tags News, DVB and HD

PlayTV offers PVR and twin HD tuner capability to deliver Freeview|HD channels. Comments (Comments)

Sony announces first HDTV powered by Google TV
Posted on 13-Oct-2010 14:20Tags News, DVB and HD

Device allows users to watch HDTV, apps and browse the Internet seamlessly on one device. Comments (Comments)

Google TV closer to launch (with video)
Posted on 5-Oct-2010 09:46Tags News, DVB and HD

The company said in a blog post that one of the goals with Google TV is to open up the living room and enable new innovation from content creators, programmers, developers and advertisers. Comments (Comments)

Orcon builds Content Delivery Network for Sky
Posted on 28-Sep-2010 09:36Tags News, DVB and HD

Orcon builds CDN network that enables SKY to launch powerful online TV service. Comments (Comments)

WD multimedia drive stores 2TB and plays media in full-HD 1080p
Posted on 22-Sep-2010 17:43Tags News, DVB and HD

The WD Elements Play multimedia drive will run most of the file formats popular with consumers for their personal content, including H.264, MKV, .MOV and Real Media's RMVB, common in the Asia-Pacific region. Comments (Comments)

Cisco debuts new Flip Video lineup
Posted on 21-Sep-2010 14:50Tags News, DVB and HD

Flip also announced today Designed for Flip, a new program offering accessories from a wide range of partners that include everything from wide angle lenses and external microphones to battery chargers and a portable projector. Comments (Comments)

TiVO brings on-demand 3DTV content to New Zealand
Posted on 16-Sep-2010 13:02Tags News, DVB and HD

CASPA On-Demand service is available to TiVO owners in New Zealand, with pay-per-view 3D content including short films and animations, ranging between five minutes to one hour in length. Comments (Comments)

MyFreeview|HD Magic TV giveaway
Posted on 11-Jun-2010 16:27Tags News, DVB and HD

To celebrate three years of Freeview service in New Zealand we have a Freeview|HD DVR to giveaway. Comments (Comments)

Telstra takes T-Box national in Australia
Posted on 3-Jun-2010 10:52Tags News, DVB and HD

T-Box, promises a new TV experience that seamlessly blends broadcast and broadband content including YouTube videos and BigPond TV service. Comments (Comments)

PlayStation tunes into TVNZ Ondemand in New Zealand
Posted on 20-Apr-2010 14:29Tags News, DVB and HD

TV services launch on PlayStation3; TVNZ TV Ondemand is now available via the PlayStation Network. Comments (Comments)


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