IPTV in the UK, one year after Netflix, and what Now for Acetrax

My article on this has just been published over on The Register. I hope it’s an interesting read. One nugget I’d like to pull out of it is regarding Acetrax, the pay per view service found on quite a few smart TV sets. The Acetrax website proudly proclaims them to be an “independent pan-European VOD… Read More IPTV in the UK, one year after Netflix, and what Now for Acetrax

Roku 2XS review

My review of the Roku IPTV box is now live over at RegHardware. It’s a nice enough piece of kit, but I can’t help feeling that, given it costs £99, it just doesn’t do quite enough, and doesn’t provide access to enough top class content. The main things for the UK are Netflix and iPlayer,… Read More Roku 2XS review

Netflix or LoveFilm?

If you’ve been asking yourself that question, my article comparing the two is now live on RegHardware. Broadly speaking, I think that I’m more likely to keep paying for Netflix after the end of the free period, but that’s because I tend to enjoy working my way through some of the ‘box set’ type material… Read More Netflix or LoveFilm?