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BSkyB faces fall in subscribers as competition from BT and Netflix grows

Broadcaster predicted to suffer drop in sign-ups as analysts say growth in traditional TV business has stalled<p>BSkyB is facing its first fall in TV subscribers in 15 years as pressure mounts from rivals including BT and Netflix.<p>BSkyB has added satellite pay-TV subscribers with such reliability – …

Deezer lifts music streaming cap; Galaxy S5 users get premium access

Taking its cue from competitors like Spotify and Rdio, startup company Deezer has made its music streaming services available for free to everyone, regardless of subscription plan.<p>The lifting of restrictions comes after nearly three years of imposing a listening limit for free users. Before, users …

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Sonos Integrates With Google Play Music, Hints At Its Future

Sonos continues to shift its attention to software.<p>Sonos is betting its future on software. Having already wowed consumers with its wireless, high-fidelity speaker system, the company is sharpening its focus on the apps people use to stream music and other audio content. Today, Sonos breaks out of …

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Five things still missing from Amazon’s Fire TV

Advertisement<p>17 Comments<p>Credit: Andrew Burton/Getty Images<p>I’ve been toying with Amazon’s (S AMZN) Fire TV ever since the company released the set-top …

6 future Android phones to keep an eye on: January 2015 edition

2015 may have only just begun, but the first smartphones of the year are right around the corner. CES, which is less than a week away, will give us our first glimpse at this year’s smartphones, and there will be plenty more to come over the next twelve months.<p>The world of Android is full of …

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LG G3 review

The LG G2 was one of the most critically acclaimed phones of 2013, exceeding all expectations. Strange then that one year after this triumph, LG …

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Comedy Central debuts new iPhone & iPad app featuring full episodes for free

Rather than having a dozen, show-specific iOS apps to follow your favorite Comedy Central shows, the network has finally bundled the content into a single app featuring full episodes (listen up, cable cutters) <i>for free.</i> Much like Hulu and on-demand services through cable providers, the Comedy …

House prices: gap between London and the rest of the UK 'widest in 40 years'

The average home in London is worth more than twice the average home outside the capital - a difference approaching £200,000<p>London property now costs 100pc more than property elsewhere in Britain. In pounds and pence the difference in price between the average home in and outside London is now …

BT Sport channels are coming to Chromecast in the UK

Fans across the Atlantic are about to get an option for streaming UK-based sporting events on Google's dongle. BT is set to make its sports offerings available on Chromecast, joining the BBC iPlayer app in beaming home-grown content to the diminutive living room gadget. Of course, only those who …

Tell Your Whole Story in an Interview

I start job interviews with the same question every time: “Tell me about your path leading up to today. Why is this role the right fit for you now?”<p>What happens next is predictable:<p>“My first job out of college was at an international aid organization…”<p>“I worked for a number of years in publishing …

Digital businessman Mike McGrail on delivering online marketing strategies and social media advice to clients across the globe

IN less than 10 years Mike, 32, has gone from selling tickets for his music gigs on MySpace to running his own online marketing agency, Velocity …

The Five Elements of a “Simply Irresistible” Organization

Related links<p>Global Human Capital Trends 2014<br>View the interactive dashboard.<p>But there’s more. There’s a personal side to this story.<p>We as individuals …

Netflix, YouTube, Hulu Plus, WatchESPN, Plex and more services launch on Amazon Fire TV (update: full list)

After announcing its new Fire TV set-top box today, Amazon naturally revealed a content lineup to go along with the $99 streaming device. That includes the new Amazon Video series we've been hearing about and TV shows it's signed up as Prime streaming exclusives. Amazon also announced several apps …

Fire TV: Amazon's $99 set top box looks to rival Google and Apple

Kindle executive Peter Larsen presents Fire TV device that will give instant access to more than 200,000 films and TV series<p>Amazon has entered the battle for remote control of the living room with a $99 television set top box that will give instant access to more than 200,000 films and television …

Engadget Mobile Podcast 202 - HTC One (M8)

This week, your host Brad Molen is joined by Phil Nickinson (Android Central) and Russell Holly (Geek) to dig into the details of HTC's newest One smartphone. They've all spent some quality time with the M8 version of the One and can provide insight into the build quality, software performance and …

Microsoft Will Soon Bring Back The Start Menu In Windows 8.1

Microsoft’s Terry Myerson today announced that Microsoft is “all-in” with the desktop. Indeed, while he wasn’t quite ready to announce Windows 9, he did show off how Windows 8.1 will soon get a new version of the beloved Start menu back.<p>When Microsoft removed the Start menu, quite a few of its …

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FORTUNE — The battle to control your living room is heating up, and today Amazon (AMZN) stepped up its efforts with Amazon Fire TV, a box for streaming video through a television set.<p>The battle over software performance and specs is a race to the bottom in terms of price. The ultimate winner will …