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Forum: Technical 31-07-2015, 22:54
Replies: 12
Views: 992
Posted By Toen
could you explain what you mean by "twaddle". Are...

could you explain what you mean by "twaddle". Are you questioning the physics theory or the thread in general?
Forum: PC & Mac Hardware and Software 30-07-2015, 22:37
Replies: 17
Views: 1,029
Posted By Toen
kiss me gets an amusing reply.

kiss me
gets an amusing reply.
Forum: Technical 28-07-2015, 15:53
Replies: 12
Views: 992
Posted By Toen
duality

No light has a duality. Diffraction and interference can only be explained by wave theory. Photo-electric effect is explained by photon particles (quantum theory).
This has nothing to do with a...
Forum: Online Entertainment Services 28-07-2015, 11:36
Replies: 3
Views: 638
Posted By Toen
Amazon Prime music

Just got an email today to tell me that music is now included in my prime membership.
Lots of great albums included in Prime membership. Usual care must be taken to add included music as opposed to...
Forum: BT YouView 26-07-2015, 22:44
Replies: 4
Views: 523
Posted By Toen
Youview box should connect to the internet with...

Youview box should connect to the internet with any broadband provider. I am with Virgin but I connect my Youview box with ethernet cable to Virgin router. I can get all the free On demand channels....
Forum: Virgin Media TV and Phone 21-07-2015, 20:19
Replies: 6
Views: 867
Posted By Toen
From my point of view its better to use my Humax...

From my point of view its better to use my Humax box for the main channels. It is more reliable. Tivo is good but I would have missed Only Connect.
Forum: Virgin Media TV and Phone 20-07-2015, 23:19
Replies: 6
Views: 867
Posted By Toen
Virgin need dynamic epg

The BBC have some sport on so it over runs. Freeview box picks up the schedule change but my Tivo records the golf instead of Only Connect.
Yes one could blame the BBC but if Freeview+ can move the...
Forum: Online Entertainment Services 18-06-2015, 19:19
Replies: 31
Views: 5,678
Posted By Toen
Not always clear what is included.

The big problem, for me, is that you can search for a TV series and the results include paid for episodes. You have to be very careful what is is included in Prime membership and what is charged. The...
Forum: Virgin Media TV and Phone 11-06-2015, 12:58
Replies: 19
Views: 2,317
Posted By Toen
I phoned to cancel Sky Sports after my pass. It...

I phoned to cancel Sky Sports after my pass. It was complicated because I had Sky movies for extra 7 so I cancelled that too.
Before I took out the pass my bill was 65. I was told my bill will now...
Forum: TiVo 28-05-2015, 17:05
Replies: 13
Views: 1,403
Posted By Toen
I think Tivo uses 20 watts when on 18 watt in...

I think Tivo uses 20 watts when on 18 watt in standby. If I am right it does not seem worth switching it off.
Forum: Tablets and e-Readers 01-01-2015, 23:04
Replies: 2
Views: 1,280
Posted By Toen
tried again and it works well once i gave it time...

tried again and it works well once i gave it time to load up. seems fast enough in play.
Forum: Tablets and e-Readers 01-01-2015, 22:36
Replies: 2
Views: 1,280
Posted By Toen
it is in the google play store as an android app...

it is in the google play store as an android app so should work on hudl 1 and 2.
I just tried it on my Hudl 1 and it did the unpacking crates several minutes then "welcome to the inn". It did not get...
Forum: Cable 02-12-2014, 23:18
Replies: 4
Views: 1,055
Posted By Toen
oh this is interesting. When I bought the sports...

oh this is interesting. When I bought the sports pass the bloke said I could add Sky movies for 7/month. I declined at the time. Last month I added Sky movies and was told it will be 7. I have had...
Forum: PC & Mac Hardware and Software 01-12-2014, 19:19
Replies: 3
Views: 944
Posted By Toen
no problem

I took the DVD writer out of my PC and put in a HD caddy so I could swap disks easily. I have used an external usb writer for ages. You can boot from usb. I did it to install windows 7. Speed is no...
Forum: TiVo 14-11-2014, 22:49
Replies: 199
Views: 32,792
Posted By Toen
I have Cisco 500GB. I get a lot of the spinning...

I have Cisco 500GB. I get a lot of the spinning dots when I go to on demand. Generally I find the box slow when navigating through menus. My Humax Fox Freeview+ is like lightning in comparison.
Forum: TiVo 14-11-2014, 11:33
Replies: 199
Views: 32,792
Posted By Toen
links leading nowhere

Yes it looks very good but it is still slow when you go to on demand menu.
Then look lots of categories like retro TV box sets but the link leads to "no content available"
You look a bit foolish when...
Forum: Virgin Media TV and Phone 18-10-2014, 22:27
Replies: 3
Views: 1,138
Posted By Toen
It goes to bt sport xtra. Tennis was on the other...

It goes to bt sport xtra. Tennis was on the other day.
Forum: Music 10-10-2014, 23:18
Replies: 81
Views: 4,752
Posted By Toen
The Final cut is accepted as a poor album. It was...

The Final cut is accepted as a poor album. It was mainly down to Roger Waters. I like Roger Waters but this final album was not very good. He has just had an excellent tour with the wall (again),...
Forum: Broadcasting 15-09-2014, 23:08
Replies: 151
Views: 6,790
Posted By Toen
I think that is a bit uncalled for Carl. First...

I think that is a bit uncalled for Carl. First post has nothing to do with the sentiment. I agree that the BBC fobs us off with repeats without flagging up the first broadcast date. Its fair to say...
Forum: Online Entertainment Services 14-09-2014, 12:24
Replies: 11
Views: 3,489
Posted By Toen
Reinstalled

I reinstalled Amazon app (on Hudl) then had to find instant video player on Amazon site and install that. Works fine now. This is what we needed from Amazon.Lets hope more devices become available...
Forum: Cable 08-08-2014, 11:16
Replies: 60
Views: 11,438
Posted By Toen
I decided to get the season pass so I can watch...

I decided to get the season pass so I can watch the cricket. Really helpful man (Manchester?). He put me on the big Kahuna from 100meg and I am 2 better off. Had to use credit card to pay 150 but I...
Forum: TV Shows: UK 23-07-2014, 22:47
Replies: 156
Views: 11,726
Posted By Toen
She is a woman. Most sport experts on BBC are...

She is a woman. Most sport experts on BBC are women. Who let that Linekar chap in?
Token Englishman.
Forum: TV Shows: UK 23-07-2014, 22:40
Replies: 2,169
Views: 121,006
Posted By Toen
people moving chairs about, quality tv. BBC...

people moving chairs about, quality tv. BBC manage to put together an annoying team of commentators.
Forum: 2014 FIFA World Cup 09-07-2014, 23:22
Replies: 841
Views: 22,122
Posted By Toen
zzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzz...

Grunt snuffle...snore.
Forum: BT YouView 06-07-2014, 19:05
Replies: 5
Views: 1,122
Posted By Toen
I have a youview box but do not have BT. I have...

I have a youview box but do not have BT. I have virgin. I connect box with ethernet cable to my router and I get all TV progs and on demand. No extra BT chaqnnels but all of freeview TV (inc Hi Def)...
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