Netflix, What Next for the King of Streaming?

Wayne Beynon | Posted 28.01.2015 | UK Entertainment
Wayne Beynon

Netflix has been at the forefront of this shift in the way we interact with our televisions, offering viewers an unprecedented quantity of content from one source, much of which had previously only been available by purchasing expensive movies from the likes of Sky or Virgin, or enjoying an old school DVD boxset.

Are TV Formats Boring?: Welcome to #Britishshowsrenamed

Josh Marshall | Posted 22.01.2015 | UK Entertainment
Josh Marshall

These days I've become increasingly bored of television formats and much prefer the company of my laptop, the neighbours cat (who wanders through my conservatory in a daily escape bid from captivity) and a mug of beef tea.

It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia: the Best Show on Netflix?

Andy Parker | Posted 16.01.2015 | UK Entertainment
Andy Parker

The UK has a proud tradition of completely ignoring the crème de la crème of American comedy, possibly due to TV bosses' inability (or reluctance) to broadcast great shows on our television screens. Lack of budget? Full schedules? Unfathomable ignorance?

Michael Rundle

The Future Of TV Is HDR. Which Is... What, Exactly? | Michael Rundle | Posted 12.01.2015 | UK Tech

Tech Editor Michael Rundle finds out the big trend in TVs at CES 2015 is HDR. Which is... what, exactly? The 'future of TV' is usually tech media c...

House Of Cards Season 3 Trailer Is Here, And It Looks Epic

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 12.01.2015 | UK Entertainment

We finally have a real trailer for 'House Of Cards' series three, and it looks intense. The teaser sees Kevin Spacey and Robin Wright reprising the...

We Need to Keep Talking About Drugs in 2015

Jason Reed | Posted 08.01.2015 | UK Politics
Jason Reed

2014 was quite the year for drug policy. Whatever your thoughts regarding this global issue, the most important thing was that it really felt like people were talking about it - and more importantly - acting on those words... So much progress has been made, but more is still to be done.

The Top 10 New TV Shows To Look Out For In 2015

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.01.2015 | UK Entertainment

Now the presents have been unwrapped, the mince pies munched, and the weather's turned a non-festive shade of grey, is there anything to look forward ...

Amazon Prime Instant Video Is Now In 4K

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 11.12.2014 | UK Tech

Amazon Prime Instant Video has started streaming select films and TV shows in 4K resolution on compatible TVs. Unlike Netflix's pricing structure, ...

Every Major UK Streaming TV Site Rated And Reviewed

The Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 10.12.2014 | UK Tech

Let's just get this out of the way from the start: there are too many streaming TV services right now. Far, far too many. Unfortunately, that does ...

Every Media Streamer You Could Ever Need

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 10.12.2014 | UK Tech

Media streamers. connected set top boxes, internet boxes, streaming boxes. Whatever you call them, every company is trying to make us buy one. Why?...

Amazon Fire TV Arrives In UK

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 23.10.2014 | UK Tech

Amazon Fire TV has launched in the UK bringing with it some of the best voice search functionality available and a prediction system that'll feel like...

'Crouching Tiger' Sequel Confirmed

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 30.09.2014 | UK Entertainment

Netflix have announced that they will be releasing a ‘Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon’ sequel, having agreed a deal with Harvey Weinstein’s compa...

Thomas Tamblyn

Amazon's Set-Top Box Will Read Your Mind | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 05.09.2014 | UK Tech

Amazon Fire TV is to launch in the UK with the streaming set-top box costing £49 for customers who have an Amazon Prime membership and £79 for those...

Putting Time On Ice

Caragh Little | Posted 20.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Caragh Little

And yet, is the accelerated spinning of the hands of an iconic clock really all that far removed from what is happening around us, every day? We are all wishing, planning, measuring our lives away, stopping time only to commemorate it hastily and define ourselves in the process.

Ditching Broadband Is Like Dumping The Ex From HELL. This Call Is Proof.

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 15.07.2014 | UK Tech

When Ryan Block decided to leave Comcast he had literally no idea what was in store for him. Turns out it'd be the customer service call from hell inv...

Why Go to the Cinema When You Have a Laptop?

Archie Damant | Posted 01.09.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Archie Damant

The way laptops have evolved into basically a mini-cinema is amazing. However, the difference is quite big. At the cinema you have that sick feeling in your stomach, where you've just sneaked some food in, or got in to an R-rated when you're three years too young. Whereas with a laptop, you're shamefully eating away at the snacks you found down the side of your bed, whilst needing the toilet. It maybe so close, but it's also so far.

'Orange Is the New Black' Fans: The Men Would Like Their TV Back Please

Ellie Slee | Posted 31.08.2014 | UK Entertainment
Ellie Slee

85% of people shown on TV are men... Orange Is The New Black is awash with complicated, dynamic, intelligent female characters. In the past, if we were lucky, a TV show might have one female character who women could genuinely identify with.

Who Were Those People Protesting Google?

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 26.06.2014 | UK Tech

Google held possibly its most important event in years last night, but all did not go smoothly. Not once but twice during Google's I/O keynote tho...

Caroline Frost

5 Ways To Get Other People To Do Stuff For You | Caroline Frost | Posted 13.06.2014 | UK Entertainment

The success of 'House of Cards' - Season 2 out on DVD from Monday - has shown that our interest in the Machiavellian machinations of others is alive a...

Netflix Has A New Look

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 13.06.2014 | UK Tech

Netflix has unveiled a complete redesign of its site including a new logo. The redecorating at present only seems to affect the web browser version of...

QUIZ: Which 'Orange' Prison Wife Are You?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.06.2014 | UK Entertainment

The day has come - the second season of 'Orange is the New Black' is upon us. To mark the occasion, we've created a special quiz, just so you can ...

Caroline Frost

'Larry Has White Knight Syndrome... It's Toxic' | Caroline Frost | Posted 06.06.2014 | UK Entertainment

'Orange is the New Black' Season 2 debuts today on Netflix, following the further adventures of well-to-do Piper Chapman, locked up for a year followi...

10 Top Netflix Titles, While You're Waiting For Orange To Drop

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 04.06.2014 | UK Entertainment

Just in case you didn't happen to know, 'Orange is the New Black' is returning for Season 2 on Netflix this coming Friday. But just in case your f...

'Orange Is The New Black' Star Lauren Talks Season 3 And tom Cruise

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.04.2014 | UK Entertainment

‘Orange Is The New Black’ actress Laura Prepon has revealed that she's hoping her character has a more prominent role in the show’s third season...

FIRST LOOK: Orange Is The New Black Season 2 Trailer's Arrived!

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.04.2014 | UK Entertainment

'Orange is the New Black's second season is almost here, with its official trailer debuting today - see above. The second series of the hit Netfli...