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BBC Bringing iPlayer to Sky Boxes

Sky's Anytime+ internet-based video-on-demand service will get two whopping great updates this year, with support for both BBC's iPlayer and the rival ITV Player coming to the system.


How to Use Skype On a Plain Old HDMI-Equipped TV

By Jamie Condliffe on at

Skype's an amazing way of keeping in touch with friends and family, but if there's more than one of you at either end of the conversation, using a laptop or tablet kinda sucks. Here's how to make it a more communal experience using your bog-standard TV.


The Future of TV Is Beautiful and Simple and Good

By Mat Honan on at

The televisions that are going to be invading our living rooms in 2012, the ones that Samsung and LG and the rest have been trotting out this week at CES? They're the most exciting gadgets of the year, and not because of any apps or gimmicks or third dimensions being shoved down our throats. In fact, they're wonderful in spite of all that.

Qualcomm Puts a Quad-Core Processor In a TV

By Brent Rose on at

Qualcomm's Snapdragon processors have been a hallmark of mobile devices for the past few years. Not content with keeping the party in your pockets, the Snapdragon is coming to your TV, to the tune of 1.5GHz quad-core processor mightiness.