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Streaming In Australia: There's No One Service To Rule Them All

Australians, all let us rejoice. For we are getting decent streaming services after an age of waiting. Netflix is coming, Presto is here, Stan is awesome. We’re being told that streaming will change our content consumption habits and our lives from 2015 onwards, and that’s probably true. But keep this one simple truth in mind: there is still no one service to rule them all.


More People Are Subscribing To Foxtel Now That It's Cheap

Looks like Foxtel’s cheap plan pricing is starting to pay dividends: it scored loads of new subscribers as a result.


Samsung TVs Pushing Ads Into Foxtel App Streams By Accident

As if yesterday wasn’t bad enough for Samsung Australia’s TV business, now it has a new problem to contend with. Aussie Samsung Smart TV users are reporting that their sets are forcing Pepsi ads into their Foxtel, Plex and other media streams whether they like it or not.


Here's How To Stream The 2015 Super Bowl In Australia

Want to stream the 2015 Superbowl live in Australia? Here’s how you do it.


Foxtel Broadband Bundles: Everything You Need To Know

Foxtel’s long-awaited broadband bundles are here. For a nominal fee, you get home internet, fixed-line service and Foxtel entertainment in one bill, all delivered over the Telstra network. Here’s what you’ll pay (hint: it’s expensive), and everything else you need to know.


Foxtel's Presto TV Streaming Is Overpriced And Lacking Content

Late last year, Foxtel announced plans to expand its Presto streaming service to include TV as well as movies — a clear attempt to make its mark before the launch of Netflix and Stan. Foxtel has now quietly launched the service — so what does it cost and what do you get?


Top Gear Is Streaming Its Next Series Launch Live On YouTube

The next series of Top Gear is only a few days away, and it’s going to go off with a bang. A preview for the new season, hosted by the show’s three presenters, will be livestreamed on YouTube, so we’ll be able to see footage from the upcoming show at the same time as the rest of the world.


Season 5 Of Game Of Thrones Premieres April 12

We now know when the next season of Game Of Thrones will hit TV screens — in the US, at least. Hey, it’s only three (long, grueling, painful) months away!


Foxtel's Presto Movie Streaming Will Add TV Shows In 2015

Presto, the movie streaming service from Foxtel, is a bargain at $10 per month. It’s restricted purely to movies, though, and it seems like Foxtel wants more — a new Presto Entertainment service, focusing on on-demand TV shows and series, will launch early next year.


Netflix's Official Launch In Australia Is Happening, Albeit Very, Very Slowly

200,000 Australians can’t be wrong: Netflix is something that probably should come to Australia in an official capacity. Which is a good thing, because based on all the information we have so far, we’re very close to an official launch of Netflix, in the land Down Under.