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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?


We Still Don't Know (Exactly) When Netflix Is Launching In Australia

An Aussie tech website is suggesting that Netflix will launch in Australia on March 31, and everyone is jumping on the same bandwagon, but sources for that information are more than a little fuzzy. I’m not suggesting that info is wrong per se, but I think there’s more to the story.


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!


Look Out HDMI And DisplayPort, There's A New Cable In Town

Ever heard of Mobile High-Definition Link, or MHL for short? Today, it’s a way to connect a smartphone to a HDTV or monitor via microUSB. But the new SuperMHL could challenge HDMI and DisplayPort dominance over your entire home theatre.


The CIA Has To Approve Every Script For Spy Drama 'The Americans'

The Cold War TV spy drama The Americans is a fictional account of two Soviet spies living in the United States. It may be fiction, but that doesn’t stop American intelligence agencies from being concerned about the show’s content. In fact, the CIA has to approve every script before it’s even shot.


When Will 1958's World-Wide TV Of The Future Finally Get Here? 

The living room of the future was supposed to be interactive. It was supposed to have all the world’s media at your fingertips. And above all, it was supposed to have a big arse TV. Today, Americans can buy enormous TVs for relatively cheap. But we’re still waiting on this wall-to-wall TV of the future from 1958.


LG's Got A New Fleet Of Colourful 4K TVs

LG will be showing off its latest lineup of 4K UHD televisions at CES next week with the promise of richer colours, thinner screens, and Harmon/Kardon audio. Now if we could just get some decent 4K content already, we’ll be set.


LG Curved OLED Vs Sony 4K LCD: Which TV Tech Reigns Supreme?

It’s not an easy time to be shopping for a new TV. Do you want that crisp 4K resolution, or a gorgeous new OLED display? Unless you have tens of thousands of dollars burning a hole in your pocket, you can’t have them both in the same screen. Which is why we decided to pit them against each other.


Android TV May Support Live TV Someday

Android TV is currently an unfinished operating system for a broken set-top box. We wouldn’t touch it with a 10-foot pole as of now. But it looks like Google’s planning to introduce an intriguing new feature: the ability to watch live television.


Steve Wozniak Is Making A Reality TV Show About Futuristic Tech

Engineer, philanthropist, Apple co-founder and Gizmodo contributorSteve Wozniak is teaming up with Mythbusters‘ Kari Byron (seen in the photo above) for an upcoming reality show called The Woz.