Monthly Archives: August 2012

Logitech’s Squeezebox now under the UE banner #IFA2012

photos from #IFA 2012 to show the new branding for the Squeezebox radio, now under the Ultimate Ears brand along with the Air Speaker and mobile Boombox Advertisements

Cocktail Audio x10 firmware update now available

NEW firmware update available to download today! For all non-network users please be aware there has been an update to the firmware for the X10.  Simply visit to download the latest version, ensuring you read the release note and follow the download instructions carefully. All networked users will be made aware of the update […]

IFA 2012 Day 1 – New interface for Dune HD

Dune HD had the new DVB-S2 dual tuner TV-201S2 on displaying sporting a new interface.  Whilst this is stil just a demo version, it will be rolled out to all Dune HD models in a future firmware update

IFA 2012 Day 1 – Mede8er 1000X 3d

Mede8er’s new 3d machine is on show at IFA

IFA 2012 Day 1 – Popcorn Hour A-400 released

IFA 2012 Halle 3.2 Stand 119.  Syabas have their new A-400 on display, full working and its looks very good indeed! ITs utilising the new Sigma 8911 Chipset with XVP processing and should be available sometime in September and should retail at 289 Euros, though UK pricing has still to be announced. As well as […]

Dune HD first looks at 3d products at IFA 2012

Dune have released some first look photos of their 3d products that will be on demonstration at IFA 2012. Dune HD TV-103D The Dune HD TV-103D is a compact size universal media player for 2D/3D video playbackup to Full HD (1080p) including OpenGL hardware acceleration for increased user interfacespeed and performance. DuneHD TV-103D is remarkable for its high […]

Opera to power the web experience on Dune HD hybrid media players

Oslo, Norway — August 28, 2012 Opera Software and Dune HD, a leading hybrid media player producer, today announced that the companies will work together to deliver the Opera Devices Software Development toolkit (SDK) on Dune HD set-top boxes and advanced hybrid media players. Dune HD devices powered by Opera’s web experience will soon be […]

My Movies for Windows product suite update now available

Brian over at has announced an update to the My Movies for Windows product suite.  The update is recommended for all our users of our my-HMS and my-MediaCentre machines.  Please note that our customers should specifically ensure they use build 2 for the Media Centre edition as we found a small bug in 4.04 […]

Dune HD announce 3d media players for IFA 2012

Following successful launches of new media players and hybrid set-top boxes at ANGA Cable in Cologne, Dune HD will be showcasing an extensive range of new products with even more features in ever-smaller form-factors: TV-103D: compact and elegant media player with IPTV/VOD support and 3D capability TV-403D: hybrid media player with IPTV/VOD support, twin-tuners (DVB), […]

less than a week to IFA 2012

I can’t believe its a year since I was at IFA 2011!  The IFA or Internationale Funkausstellung Berlin (International radio exhibition Berlin, aka ‘Berlin Radio Show’) is one of the oldest industrial exhibitions in Germany. Between 1924 and 1939 it was an annual event, but as from 1950 it was organized on a two yearly basis until 2005. Since then it […]