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Forum: Online Entertainment Services 08-05-2014, 18:59
Replies: 10
Views: 3,499
Posted By lizrice
I think one reason it works so well is because of...

I think one reason it works so well is because of Netflix's sophisticated use of CDNs (Content Delivery Networks). These essentially put local copies of content distributed around the internet so...
Forum: Netflix 04-11-2013, 17:38
Replies: 0
Views: 1,463
Posted By lizrice
Value for money from Netflix

Want to see if you're saving money subscribing to Netflix?

We have put together a little value-for-money calculator that estimates what your viewing would have cost you if you paid for TV shows &...
Forum: Online Entertainment Services 23-10-2013, 09:51
Replies: 2
Views: 991
Posted By lizrice
Looking for beta testers for on-demand TV box set discovery site

We're in the process of adding TV Box Set coverage to Tank Top Movies (http://movies.tanktop.tv) and we're looking for people to try it out and give us some early feedback before we roll it out. ...
Forum: Online Entertainment Services 13-10-2013, 14:37
Replies: 3
Views: 941
Posted By lizrice
I haven't seen any streaming 3D yet. Like you...

I haven't seen any streaming 3D yet. Like you I'm curious to try out the 3D glasses that came with our Samsung TV, but there doesn't seem to be much out there. I'm not a massive fan of 3D at the...
Forum: Online Entertainment Services 13-10-2013, 14:34
Replies: 1
Views: 762
Posted By lizrice
Blinkbox discount code for today & tomorrow

If you're staying out of the rain today and watching a film instead you might like to know about this offer, where you can get 15% off movie & TV episode purchases at Blinkbox...
Forum: Online Entertainment Services 11-10-2013, 12:42
Replies: 1
Views: 977
Posted By lizrice
They seem to have more and more available in HD...

They seem to have more and more available in HD in recent weeks - but that said, their HD is only 720p.
Forum: Online Entertainment Services 23-06-2013, 11:01
Replies: 6
Views: 2,459
Posted By lizrice
Hey thanks ovbg!! :) We have also done a...

Hey thanks ovbg!! :)

We have also done a Netflix / Blinkbox comparison (http://blog.tanktop.tv/2013/06/netflix-vs-lovefilm-and-netflix-vs.html).

These comparisons just look at films but I'm...
Forum: Online Entertainment Services 13-06-2013, 08:58
Replies: 6
Views: 2,459
Posted By lizrice
Netflix or Lovefilm? Maybe you need both (includes graphs!)

We have put together some data about how the film catalogues for Netflix and Lovefilm compare in the UK (http://movies-tanktop-static.s3-eu-west-1.amazonaws.com/NetFlix+Versus+LoveFilm.html). ...
Forum: Online Entertainment Services 03-06-2013, 13:45
Replies: 2
Views: 818
Posted By lizrice
I'm not sure this is exactly what you're looking...

I'm not sure this is exactly what you're looking for, but we do movie notifications on Tank Top Movies (http://movies.tanktop.tv) to let you know when they are available on demand. We cover iPlayer...
Forum: Online Entertainment Services 24-05-2013, 10:54
Replies: 42
Views: 6,298
Posted By lizrice
I keep hearing about people who have dropped or...

I keep hearing about people who have dropped or are planning to drop their Virgin or Sky subscription, especially now it seems you can get a lot of the sports from BT Vision and/or Now TV.

I lived...
Forum: Online Entertainment Services 05-04-2013, 13:41
Replies: 4
Views: 1,594
Posted By lizrice
@ovbg - we've got Crackle listed now too!

@ovbg - we've got Crackle listed now too!
Forum: Online Entertainment Services 05-04-2013, 13:34
Replies: 17
Views: 131,342
Posted By lizrice
We're also listing the UK Netflix library on Tank...

We're also listing the UK Netflix library on Tank Top Movies (http://movies.tanktop.tv) along with the films available from several other sources, though you can easily select just Netflix if you...
Forum: Online Entertainment Services 09-02-2013, 11:25
Replies: 4
Views: 1,594
Posted By lizrice
Thanks ovbg! Great suggestion about Crackle, we...

Thanks ovbg! Great suggestion about Crackle, we will take a look at getting that added as well.
Forum: Movies 08-02-2013, 14:08
Replies: 19
Views: 3,825
Posted By lizrice
And we've also now added Services -> Compare...

And we've also now added Services -> Compare Services so you can see how many of the films you want to watch are available on the different providers.
Forum: Online Entertainment Services 08-02-2013, 12:28
Replies: 4
Views: 1,594
Posted By lizrice
Comparing on-demand services

If you're wondering which of the various movie services to subscribe to, we've got a new Compare Services feature at Tank Top Movies to help figure out which one suits you best - and as we're in beta...
Forum: Movies 20-01-2013, 16:17
Replies: 19
Views: 3,825
Posted By lizrice
We have now added Netflix - so we're now listing...

We have now added Netflix - so we're now listing films from eight different sources on Tank Top Movies:


Netflix
Lovefilm
NowTV
BBC iPlayer
Film4oD
Blinkbox
Sky Anytime
Forum: Movies 17-01-2013, 09:39
Replies: 19
Views: 3,825
Posted By lizrice
Oh yes, I see that now. Thanks! We'll...

Oh yes, I see that now. Thanks! We'll investigate how we can add Netflix to Tank Top Movies too - I guess it must now be possible to get the country information through their API.
Forum: Movies 09-01-2013, 09:07
Replies: 19
Views: 3,825
Posted By lizrice
Thanks Iggyman. Thanks for pointing out the...

Thanks Iggyman. Thanks for pointing out the Moreflicks site too - nicely designed. From a quick look I think they're listing content from the US versions of Hulu & Netflix, right?
Forum: Movies 04-01-2013, 15:16
Replies: 19
Views: 3,825
Posted By lizrice
Thanks cy_bones. I've added a bunch more uses so...

Thanks cy_bones. I've added a bunch more uses so the invitation code PREMIERE should work again (and here's the link to Tank Top Movies (http://movies.tanktop.tv) again)
Forum: Movies 03-01-2013, 09:42
Replies: 39
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Views: 4,646
Posted By lizrice
Whoever made it I love this film, though the...

Whoever made it I love this film, though the first bit is almost unbearably sad and makes me cry every time!
Forum: Movies 03-01-2013, 09:38
Replies: 19
Views: 3,825
Posted By lizrice
And we also now have LoveFilm listings as well...

And we also now have LoveFilm listings as well (http://movies.tanktop.tv).

(We're still figuring out how to deal with NetFlix!)
Forum: Movies 30-12-2012, 12:03
Replies: 4
Views: 419
Posted By lizrice
Who do you watch films with at home?

Hello!

If you're watching a film at home, are you most likely to be on your own, watching with a partner, with friends, or with family?

And if you're on your own, when you pick a film to watch do...
Forum: Movies 31-10-2012, 10:11
Replies: 19
Views: 3,825
Posted By lizrice
We have now added BlinkBox to our supported...

We have now added BlinkBox to our supported services on Tank Top Movies (http://movies.tanktop.tv). It's interesting - they are often slightly cheaper than other services for a given film, and they...
Forum: Movies 18-09-2012, 13:13
Replies: 19
Views: 3,825
Posted By lizrice
Blinkbox is a good idea - we'll take a look at...

Blinkbox is a good idea - we'll take a look at adding that too.

Liz
Tank Top TV
Forum: Online Entertainment Services 15-07-2010, 06:02
Replies: 1
Views: 2,381
Posted By lizrice
I don't know the general answer to how long it...

I don't know the general answer to how long it takes for a programme to appear on Demand Five once it has been broadcast, but if you're interested in knowing when specific programmes come available,...
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