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Useful Gadget of the Week: Inateck BR1001 Bluetooth Receiver

-+*Inateck sent us one of these little Bluetooth receivers to check out and it could just be the gadget you’re looking for to breath new life into your old HiFi or have your headphones in less of a tangle. The Inateck BR1001 is a tiny 4cm square Bluetooth 3.0 receiver. It ships with a nice short 10cm Micro USB charging […]

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New Loxone Wall Speaker

-+*Smart home specialists Loxone have augmented their Multi-room Audio range with a new Wall Speaker. The 8 Ohm 50 watt passive speaker includes 2 woofers and 1 tweeter and has a frequency response of 20 – 20,000 Hz and connects directly to the their 12 channel amp. Loxone say the 440 x 180 x 80mm speaker is perfect for retrofitters, […]

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Recommended: Infuse Media App Replaces VLC on Our iPhone & iPads

-+*I’ve been searching for a replacement for the VLC app which has has been out of the UK iOS App store again since last year. A Plex setup is a great way to sync your media to your mobile devices. But if you’re not a Plex user or you just want a quick way to get […]

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Plex Home Brings User Switching and Parental Controls

-+*Plex have announced their new ‘Home’ update that brings one of the most requested features for the highly regarded media server… I’m happy to announce that parental controls and more are available today in the form of an awesome feature we like to call Plex Home….we set out to make Plex a better place for […]

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Marmitek BoomBoom 430 Bluetooth Amp Puts Old Speakers Back to Work

-+*Marmitek’s latest little black box may just get you up in the loft to bring down your old speakers and drag them into the 21st century. The BoomBoom 430 is a palm sized box that combines a wireless Bluetooth receiver with a 2 x 40 watt digital amplifier. Now you can send all that music on your tablet, smartphone […]

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mHub : An Affordable 4×4 Multiroom HDTV System

-+*Here’s a brand new multiroom HD TV distribution system that will send 1080p to four rooms in your home. mHub from HDanywhere allows you to plug-in four HDMI input sources (think Sky HD, Blu-ray Player, Games Console, Apple TV etc) and access these at up to four HDTVs throughout your home simultaneously. The 4×4 Matrix Supports […]

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HD Digital RF Modulator Creates “FreeView Channel” from HDMI Source

-+*The Antiference DMHD01 is configurable as a DVB-T or DVB-C modulator or as an IP streamer for use in IPTV systems for multicast streaming. It will take an HDMI source, encode it as a digital high definition channel and transmit it over your Coax just like a FreeView channel. Ideal for taking say your SkyHD or your […]

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Systemline 7 Zoned Music Integrates With KNX Home Automation

-+*Armour Home has announced the latest addition to its custom installation portfolio, Systemline 7. S7 provides high quality audio in up to 24 separate, independent zones, offering fully integrated access to your stored music in up to 24/192 resolution, plus a wide range of network services including Spotify, Deezer, YouTube, Tune-in radio and BBC Radio iPlayer. […]

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Chromecast Now Officially Available in the UK for £30

-+*We got our hands on a Chromecast last November [thanks Trev] and were pretty blown away with the bang-for-buck rating on the little fella. That was before Plex announced support for the device making it hands down one of the best value media streamers around. Now Google have finally made the chromecast available on the UK […]

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New Myro:Air High-End AirPlay Receiver Offers 2-Way RS-232 Control

-+*Myro Control have opened pre-orders for their new Myro:Air system after gaining Apple Certification for AirPlay and Made for iPod, iPhone and iPad. The Myro:Air is the first AirPlay receiver that employs a built-in Wolfson WM8741 Digital-to-Analog Converter (DAC), allowing users to stream high-quality uncompressed audio from iTunes or an iPhone, iPad or iPod touch connected to your home’s Wi-Fi […]

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