Category Archives: TV

TV VideoGame Review Shows – Time To Bring Them Back Part 2

  TV Needs Gaming Reviews In my last posting I bemoaned the fact that the videogame shows of yesteryear were all gone due to a dearth of new and interesting games and hardware and the changing demographic of the actual … Continue reading

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TV Video Game Shows – Where have they all gone? Part 1

Gaping Hole in TV Shedules Once upon a time, in the mid 80′s to the mid 90′s videogames ruled. Schoolyards rang with arguments on which was better: The Commodore C64 or the Sinclair Spectrum and later: Nintendo or Sega. And … Continue reading

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Preview of Upcoming Free TV Dramas

Good year ahead for TV drama series I know I know, I harp on about Sci-Fi a lot (too much probably) but that’s not all I watch on TV. I stay away from “reality” TV and talk shows etc but … Continue reading

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Doctor Who – leaves us sick with mid-season break

  Spoiler alert WARNING: Spoilers ahead for those who have not seen Doctor Who up to June 5 2011 episode “A Good Man Goes To War” You have been warned. Dr. Who Convert First off, let me explain that I … Continue reading

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TV Soap Operas – Their Influence on Society & Vice Versa

  We all have our favourite soaps, and lets face it folks they have been a part of our lives ever since Ken Barlow and Coronation Street appeared on our screens in 9 December 1960. Coronation Street, along with other … Continue reading

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Review of Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy

  Not your average spy film It takes a brave person to make a film of the dense John Le Carre novel. The book is very dense, the dialogue complicated, the plotting slow and the characters all morally grey. But … Continue reading

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Freesat HD – Documentaries Never Looked So Good

  The Top Documentary Makers In a previous article I harped on about the BBC launching a new season based on BBC produced original miniseries and I touched on BBC’s documentaries. If there is one thing the BBC is famous … Continue reading

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BBC launches Original British Drama Season on Freesat TV

BBC Drama Lagging Behind You can’t have helped noticing on BBC recently all the adverts for their Original British Drama season. It seems that the BBC felt that it was falling behind on ITV and especially C4/More4 when it came … Continue reading

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Glastonbury 2011 – No Ticket? – Where Can You Watch it?

  Glasto Tickets Sell Out Well, the final final batch of tickets for Glastonbury have just sold out. Many got tickets but, unfortunately, most did not. Demand for the tickets was the highest in years and the batches sold out … Continue reading

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External Hard Drives – Not Just For Geeks Anymore

  External Hard Drives – Every home should have one! The good old hard drive comes in may shapes and sizes and has come a long way from it’s bulky sized early days. Now a days, there are really three … Continue reading

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