Channel Seven Is About To Start Streaming More Sport

A common complaint for Australian TV viewers is that sport rarely ends up on streaming services — the only way to watch live is still often TV. Seven is about to improve that situation a little, promising live streaming to mobiles for some of its key events, including Wimbledon and the Australian Open.


Spotify's Next Update Brings Video, Podcasts, Smart Playlists

Spotify announced today that podcasts, video content and playlists generated to perfectly fit your mood are all coming in its next major update. Here’s everything you need to know.


You Can Now Stream Movies With Popcorn Time Right From Your Browser

The Netflix of movie torrents, Popcorn Time, has always been an easy way to stream movies — and now you can do it right from your browser, no extra software required.


How Streaming Star Trek Chews Through The Data

No, not that Data. But if you’re a serious Star Trek junkie, you can now stream every episode of the original series, Next Generation and Deep Space Nine on Stan. The costs of doing so however, could be massive.


Telstra's Mobile Foxtel Relaunches, Still Bad Value

Telstra has tweaked its Mobile Foxtel TV-to-smartphone offering several times in recent years, but it remains something of a niche offering. The latest “relaunch” makes some tweaks to the service, but there’s still a nasty sting in the conditions which makes it essentially impossible to recommend.


Global iPlayer Killed By BBC

The BBC’s subscription video-on-demand service will cease operations on June 26.


Presto Adds A Lot More TV Content Via Seven

Presto’s strength in streaming has long been its movies, but equally its TV offerings have been somewhat meagre. That’s set to change with the approval of its joint venture deal with Seven West Media.


Make Your Own Noise-Isolating Earbuds From Silicone And Old Earplugs

The best earbuds offer some noise isolation. If the ones you have are awful or keep falling out of your ears, Instructables user NightHawkinLight has a method to make your own, customised noise-isolating earbuds using a pair of reusable earplugs, some clear silicone, and a little elbow grease.


Here Are Cheat Sheets For All Those Fun, Yet Complex Board Games

Not all board games are created equal. For every straightforward title such as Catan, there’s a depressing complex Arkham Horror. Fortunately, you don’t have to go wading through the rulebooks for these more challenging-to-learn games — you can instead grab a cheat sheet from online repository The Esoteric Order of Gamers.


Build Your Own Quadcopter Drone Out Of LEGO

Simple drones are starting to get a lot cheaper, but it’s way more fun to build your own custom one out of LEGO.