Gary Holmes

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The Sexton Irish Whiskey

An eye-catching bottle with a taste to match. That's one way to sum up the newest Single Malt from Ireland called The Sexton. The whiskey was …

Smarter Font Identification

Identifying a font just got a little easier today. The WhatTheFont mobile app has been redesigned and relaunched with several great new features.<p>In the past, I’ve had to play tricks to identify script fonts by manually spacing out individual glyphs for identifiers to recognise letters, but I’m glad that this is now a thing of the past. The app can now identify scrips and multiple fonts in one image.<p>The app also utilised machine learning, something I’m familiar with from a former career. It …

How to download Kodi on your iPhone or iPad without jailbreaking

All about Kodi<p>We also looked at:<br>1. How to install and use Kodi on Windows<br>2. How to install Kodi on Android and Android TV<br>3. How to install Kodi on a …

Wallbank contracted We see quite a few examples of these: when putting lettering on sliding doors, have a think about where that door wil…

<b>Wallbank contracted</b> We see quite a few examples of these: when putting lettering on sliding doors, have a think about where that door will wind up.

Twitter’s TV video app is now available on Roku

Twitter is trying to build a credible living room video platform, and it’s hard to get there without checking Roku off on your list of supported devices. Today the company is doing that with a new app available from Roku’s store, and you don’t need a Twitter account to stream live video. Twitter’s …

Amazon might be working on single sign-on support for Fire TV

If you enjoy watching streaming services from your TV provider, you’re going to love this: Amazon is likely considering introducing single sign-on (SSO) to its Fire TV service.<p>SSO is pretty sweet. Essentially, it allows you to store credentials for these premium content services (like those offered …

Comcast's xFi app makes setting up your parents' WiFi less painful

There are plenty of great routers on the market, but most of them have simply horrible interfaces for setting up and configuring your WiFI network. Companies like Google and Apple have built smartphone apps that make managing WiFi much easier, but it's still not a commonplace experience. Comcast, …

Hulu Live TV has the potential for greatness, but it's a tough sell

Of all the streaming live TV services to launch over the past few years, Hulu's makes the most sense. After all, it's the company that managed to craft a successful business out of streaming TV and movies, despite plenty of naysayers. Live TV is simply the next logical step. And unlike Sling TV, …

Hulu's cable killer is taking shape — and now includes NBC

Hulu wants to end all the hemming and hawing over whether you should cut the cord.<p>The streaming company announced on Monday that it has reached a …

Roku leading the way in streaming TV boxes, with fireTV, Chromecast & Apple TV following

New data from comScore shows that Roku leads the market in streaming TV boxes, with an 18% market share, giving it close to the combined totals of its closest rivals, Amazon’s fireTV and Google’s Chromecast. Apple TV completes the top four, with a 5% share …<p>comScore collected the data in December …

These $50 sensors are a useful, non-invasive way to keep your home safe

My upstairs neighbors have flooded their bathrooms <i>twice</i> since moving into my current apartment.<p>The first time it happened was when a bathtub overflowed three floors above me, damaging my ceiling and leaving a wide brown stain behind. The second time it happened, an entirely different neighbor …

The Best Smart Lights for Your Home

Let there be light<p>Smart lights are a natural starting point for setting up a smart home, especially if you’re DIY’ing it. Whether you want the lights …

A Micropub Crawl Of West London

Northfields. It's that place the Piccadilly line crawls through on the way to Heathrow, isn't it? Stop right there. This corner of west London marks …

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Hulu signs A+E Networks to its streaming TV service launching this spring for under $40/mo

Hulu has announced that it has signed on A+E Networks to its upcoming live streaming TV service. Hulu made the announcement in a press release, saying that the network joins the ever-growing package of 40 live channels set to launch this spring…<p>Specifically, Hulu has gained access to live and …

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For the cost of YouTube’s new $35-a-month TV bundle, this is what you could get instead

YouTube’s imminent US streaming service, YouTube TV, boasts more than 40 live-TV channels, a cloud DVR, simultaneous streaming across three devices at a time, and other perks for a rather reasonable rate of $35 a month.<p>With the product, which is expected to launch before summer, the Google-owned …

A Quick Guide to Cutting the Cable Cord

Tired of that dusty cable box? Swap it for a sleek device and streaming app by reading this guide!<p>Switching from traditional cable TV service to an internet-based option has become easier than ever. With three major TV-streaming services and countless compatible devices currently on the market, we …

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The Football Crest Index

The crests of the Premier League's members are among the most recognizable team logos in sports. <i>The Football Crest Index</i> looks back on the history of …

Range Rover Velar

The Range Rover has been around for 48 years. In that time, there have only been three basic models — the original, the Sport, and, starting in 2010, …

Uinta Golden Ale Park Series Beer

Last year, the National Park Service celebrated 100 years of service. And now, Uinta Brewing is ready to release their tribute to some of the most …

1957 Jaguar XKSS

Production runs are sometimes limited arbitrarily. Tragedy limited the run of the XKSS. When the Browns Lane plant went up in flames in 1957, it …

Volkswagen Arteon

Slotting in above the Passat in the lineup, the Volkswagen Arteon is Vdub's latest four-door flagship. The five-seat vehicle is a spiritual successor …

Sony’s PlayStation Vue now lets you watch three TV channels at once

PIP for internet TV<p>Sony’s bringing picture-in-picture mode to the streaming TV era. Today the company announced a new “multi-view” feature — launching first on PS4 — that allows PlayStation Vue subscribers to watch up to three TV channels on-screen simultaneously.<p>To pull up multiple channels, you …

BBC, ITV launch BritBox video streaming service in U.S.

(Reuters) - British media companies BBC Worldwide and ITV Plc launched BritBox in the United States on Tuesday, a new subscription-based video streaming service that includes iconic British shows including “Blackadder”, “Fawlty Towers” and “East Enders”.<p>BritBox will feature a “Now” category that …

How YouTube TV stacks up against DirecTV Now, PlayStation Vue, and Sling TV

Google entered TV streaming with a feature-rich service at an aggressive price.<p>YouTube announced its long-rumored YouTube TV service last week, …

Nissan Vmotion 2.0

Named for the signature front end design of many current Nissan vehicles, the Nissan Vmotion 2.0 is a look at the company's motoring future. A true …

Stone Brewing Ripper Pale Ale

The inspiration behind the newest pale ale from Stone Brewing comes from two places, both providing a different hop variety to the equation. Stone …

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@martinaflor says: last one for connected scripts, an artwork I did for Vanity Fair Spain. #hftakeover #lettering #vanityfair #lettering #connectedscripts

Vision Mercedes Maybach 6

Some concepts arrive road-ready. The Vision Mercedes Maybach 6 is not one of them. A dreamer's version of what a flagship Mercedes GT might look …

Cadillac Escala Concept

It might become a production car someday. It might not. Either way, the Cadillac Escala Concept offers up hints for the future of the company's …