Tag: streaming

Internet, TV, Video

BBC Store – Initial Thoughts

After much ballyhoo, the BBC Store is finally with us, and well, um, it sells downloads and streams. You buy episodes rather than rent them...

Radio, TV

The Joys of Online Streaming Sports

Picture the scene. You’re travelling and Twitter tells you that the final rugby World Cup quarter final is a tight affair. There are...

Music

How Should Spotify Pay For Its Music?

Yesterday I got into a bit of a discussion with James Cridland on Facebook about the rights and wrongs of how services like Spotify...

Music

Apple, Spotify and a Binary Way of Selling Music

Apple Music is now up and running. If you have an iPhone, you’ll be pestered to update your device, and a new Music app will appear...

Media, Music, Radio

Apple Music

So now we finally know the details of Apple Music. I won’t go through all the details because every site on the planet has already...

Internet, TV

Mozart in the Jungle

A mini-review of this new Amazon series, because I think it deserves it! First things first: there’s no doubt that this is a terrible...

Internet, Media

The Price of Rental

I missed Guardians of the Galaxy in cinemas earlier this year. But it was well reviewed, and I did plan to catch it. The good news is that...

Internet, TV

Battle of the Streaming Services

This morning, Amazon UK announced a shake-up of its streaming offering, hitherto called LoveFilm. From next week, the service gets...