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  • Blinkx review

    Blinkx is a similar service to Joost but, rather than having video content stored on the website, Blinkx acts as a search engine, trawling the web for video content…

    Free

    Score - 6 out of 10

  • Tiscali TV review

    Tiscali TV offers terrestrial and digital TV channels, as well as movies and on-demand TV shows, to customers of its broadband and telephone packages.

    £20 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • BT Podshow review

    BT Podshow offers millions of hours of music, games and videos for use on a PC or portable media player, with much of the video content created by the viewers themselves.

    Free

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Sky Player review

    Sky Player enables you to watch Sky satellite TV content on any PC in the UK, even if you're not a Sky subscriber.

    £1 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • BT Vision review

    BT Vision combines Freeview content with TV programmes, films and music, and can be 'rented' by BT Total Broadband users.

    £30 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • Demand Five review

    Channel Five has just updated its catch-up TV service, rebranding it from Five Download to Demand Five along the way.

    Free

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • ITV Catch Up review

    ITV's site lets you view live TV via a small onscreen window or enjoy broadcasts from the past 30 days using its Catch Up service.

    Free

    Score - 6 out of 10

  • 4oD review

    4onDemand (4oD) allows viewers to stream or, in some cases, download direct to their PC more than 1,000 current and archive television programmes and films.

    Free

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • BBC iPlayer review

    BBC iPlayer launched to some fanfare last Christmas. The British public were overjoyed at being able to watch programmes they'd missed, without being dependent on…

    Free

    Score - 10 out of 10

  • Apple iTunes TV review

    Leaving aside all the music you can buy from the iTunes Store, an increasing amount of TV content can be accessed from this entertainment portal.

    Free

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Adobe Media Player review

    Adobe Media Player not only rivals Apple's Quicktime and Microsoft's Windows Media Player, but also provides on-demand video content such as episodes of 'CSI: Miami'…

    Free

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Napster music-sharing site review

    Napster.co.uk was once touted as the future of downloadable music. It began life as the most successful of all the illegal music download services.

    £10 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Radiotracker Platinum 4.0 review

    Radiotracker retrieves tracks from internet radio stations and downloads them as MP3 files.

    £19 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Cyberlink DVD Suite 6.0 Ultra review

    Cyberlink DVD Suite 6.0 Ultra provides the best support for Blu-ray Disc and HD DVD technology in the consumer market.

    £64 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • First look: iTunes Digital Copy

    iTunes Digital Copy is a new feature included with selected movies. When you buy one of these videos on DVD or Blu-ray, you'll also get a version of the movie that's…

    Free

  • iPod touch 1.1.3 software update

    In all the hubbub over the announcement and release of the iPhone 1.1.3 software update, the existence of the same-numbered update for the iPod touch and the £12.99…

    £13 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • iTunes movie rentals

    By adding a movie-rental feature to iTunes, Apple enters new territory for its online digital media store.

    £2 inc VAT

  • Apple iLife 08 review

    Apple's iLife software is bundled free with every Apple Mac PC. This update sees impressive upgrades for iWeb, iPhoto and GarageBand, but iMovie is less than impressive.

    £55 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • BBC iPlayer Beta review

    BBC iPlayer is the BBC's on-demand TV download software and service.

    Free

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Rockbox free iPod software

    When is an iPod not an iPod? When it's running Rockbox, the open-source replacement for your MP3 player's brains.

    Free

    Score - 7 out of 10



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