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How to Watch Apple TV+ If You Haven’t Got an Apple TV

The trusty Apple TV box is the most obvious device for watching Apple TV+ on – but if you don’t have one of the black boxes, then there are other ways to tune into The Morning Show, The Servant, For All Mankind, Dickinson and all the other shows Apple is pumping out. Here’s how to watch Apple TV+ (almost) everywhere. Read More >>

How to Put Limits on Your Binge Watching and Get Your Life Back

Having more movies and TV shows than you’re ever going to be able to watch in your lifetime all available at the click of a button is quite a treat, you might think. But if you’re starting to regularly see your evenings and weekends get sucked into binge-watching black holes, perhaps it’s time to pull back a little, and these tips can help. Read More >>

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How to Use Your Chromecast in a Hotel Room

Google’s Chromecast is one of the most useful streaming dongles ever invented—but its functionality falls down as soon as your internet access is restricted or just not available at all. Getting a Chromecast working in a hotel room isn’t easy, but it is possible. These are the tricks you can try. Read More >>

How to Make Sure Netflix Loads as Fast as Possible

The last thing you want when you settle down to binge-watch Orange is the New Black is buffering or lag on your Netflix video stream. With that in mind, these are the tricks you need to be aware of to minimise the chances of that happening. Most of these tips apply to any video streaming site, so you can reuse them for YouTube too. Read More >>

14 Netflix Hacks to Help You Binge Like a Pro

Netflix had some 75 million paying subscribers around the world—but how many of those people are getting the most out of their subscription? You can supercharge your viewing experience with these browser extensions and online apps that will take your Netflix game to a whole new level. Read More >>

Nielsen is Tracking What We Like to Watch on Netflix

Global information company Nielsen is months into a programme that allows it to track the performance of shows on streaming services like Netflix, Amazon Prime and Hulu, the Wall Street Journal reports. This sort of data could offer major studios the ammo they desperately want in order to negotiate higher licensing fees. Read More >>

Netflix Engineers Tease a Sleep-Tracking, iBeacon Video Sharing Future

Netflix's streaming offering is already technologically the best on offer in the UK, thanks to its adaptive video quality feature, well-designed apps and cross-device bookmarking. And things could get even better, if the latest prototypes from the company's internal Hack Day make it to the service. Read More >>

Chromecast is Finally Going to Get the Awesome Apps it Deserves

Chromecast has always been great at what it does, but up until now it's done fairly little (such as sit on its arse in the US while we wait for it to launch in the UK). Compatible apps have been just trickling in, largely because Google has been hand-picking what devs even get to play with the affordable wonderstick. No more! Google's opened up the Chromecast to developers everywhere. Finally, it should start getting the apps it deserves. Read More >>

Netflix Super HD Streams Launch Just in Time for Breaking Bad Finale

Can't wait to find out what the (inevitably gruesome) conclusion to Breaking Bad is going to be this Sunday night? If you're a Netflix subscriber, you'll now be able to enjoy all the drug-fuelled bloodshed in pin-sharp high definition, with the streaming service announcing the global roll-out of "Super HD" streams. And that includes to UK viewers too. Read More >>