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Netflix A – Z Device Compatibility List

October 10th, 2017|3 Comments

Although Netflix can be streamed on a wide range of devices, you should be aware of your device’s requirements to play Netflix. To help you out, we have compiled a list of all the devices that allow you to watch the comprehensive selection of movies and TV shows available on Netflix.

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Review: How Much Data do you Need for Stan, Netflix or Foxtel Now?

October 5th, 2017|6 Comments

The revolution in consumer TV is officially here. We ask the question "Is your internet provider up to the challenge?" and look at how much data these popular services like Stan, Foxtel Now, Netflix use.

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How to Stream Foxtel Now with Chromecast

August 4th, 2017|0 Comments

Foxtel Now has launched new smartphone and tablet apps that include support for Google’s popular, low-cost Chromecast streaming devices. That means you can watch Foxtel Now in high definition on your TV without breaking the bank! Here’s everything you need to know about getting your Chromecast set up for Foxtel Now.

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Ten Netflix Hacks for a Better Streaming Experience

August 3rd, 2017|2 Comments

More and more people subscribe to Netflix to enjoy thousands of hours of content at their fingertips. Figuring out what to watch can sometimes feel overwhelming (so many choices!), but navigating the streaming service is fairly easy, due to Netflix’s intuitive and user friendly interface. However, there are a few ways to make your streaming experience even smoother; and we’ve got some inside scoop we’re eager to share.

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Protecting Your Privacy Online – Simple and Safe Tips

August 2nd, 2017|0 Comments

We all use the Internet every day, but not everyone thinks about the fact that you’re far less private online than you are at home. Here’s some ways to keep your private info away from prying eyes.

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Amazon Prime – How Does it Stack Up vs Netflix, Stan and Foxtel Now?

August 2nd, 2017|1 Comment

Boasting a range of original shows and movies you can’t get anywhere else – and a promotional monthly price so cheap it makes the competition seem like a luxury – Amazon Prime Video is a bargain. We compare it to the big-name competition.

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Watch Game of Thrones Season 7 Finale Live Online – Legally!

July 17th, 2017|3 Comments

The eagerly-awaited seventh season of Game of Thrones arrives on Foxtel in July, but you can watch every episode online as it airs, completely legally. We show you how to get your weekly Westeros online with Foxtel Now!

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Foxtel Now: How to Troubleshoot Buffering Issues

July 13th, 2017|0 Comments

Foxtel Now has been gaining some serious buzz lately, and for good reason. But what if your streaming experience doesn't go quite as smoothly as you'd like? We have a few tips that will help with buffering issues. Read on!

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How to Set Up the Telstra T-Box

May 12th, 2017|0 Comments

The Telstra T-Box is a Digital Set Top Box which brings movies and other content from the internet to the HDTV in your living room. It also lets you view the free-to-air digital high definition or standard definition TV channels through the device. The device isn’t just for viewing movies, however, and offers load of other features too, like the personal recorder which allows users to record their favorite TV shows and watch them later at their own convenience. Here are some tips to set up the Telstra T-Box

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How to Connect Foxtel to the Internet

May 9th, 2017|2 Comments

Many people have been complaining about having issues with connecting their Foxtel devices to the internet. Now, we do realize how important Foxtel is for your entertainment and how you are already familiar with the device and its features, but for the benefit of our readers who are new to the service and product, we will take them on a small get-to-know the device reading trip.

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How to Watch Netflix on TV

April 23rd, 2017|0 Comments

Netflix is an internet service which lets you stream movies, TV shows and your favorite channels right from its website. It makes internet video streaming look as easy and convenient as a cable or satellite TV connection. To access the huge collection of movies and shows, you may want to want to stream Netflix on a bigger screen rather than on the small screen of a laptop. There are multiple ways to watch Netflix on your HDTVs so we will get right into it to help you decide which method is best for you.

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How to Watch Stan on TV

April 22nd, 2017|26 Comments

So, if you are one of those many people who simply cannot wait to watch Stan on their television screens, here is a step-by-step guide on how to do it.

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How to Troubleshoot Netflix Streaming Issues on Chromecast

April 21st, 2017|16 Comments

With Google Chromecast, you can effectively control your Netflix experience from your Android or Apple mobile devices. However, sometimes a few issues may be encountered.

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How to Get Netflix on Wii

April 20th, 2017|3 Comments

Users often face difficulties in accessing Netflix on Wii. This article highlights the steps you need to take to access Netflix through your console.

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How to Watch Live Australian TV with Chromecast

April 19th, 2017|14 Comments

Undoubtedly, Google Chromecast is a simple and affordable way to stream movies and TV shows from your computer or mobile device to your TV screen, both locally and over the Internet. Wondering how to watch live Australian TV with this USB-shaped device? We have some answers!

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How to Watch IPTV using Google Chromecast

April 17th, 2017|0 Comments

Though Google Chromecast hasn’t been on the market for very long, it has already made waves on account of its affordability and usefulness. Google Chromecast, is a USB device that lets users stream content from the internet directly to their TV.

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Stan – How to Troubleshoot Buffering Issues?

April 15th, 2017|39 Comments

Problem: you can access all the movies on your Stan subscription, but can’t watch them without lags disturbing your viewing? Don’t worry, we have you covered. Read on to find out how to troubleshoot buffering issues.

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How to Get Foxtel on PS4

April 10th, 2017|0 Comments

If you have a Sony PlayStation 3 or PlayStation 4, you can download and set up the Foxtel Play application and watch cable TV. To make it possible, Sony has joined hands with Foxtel and brought Foxtel channels and different packages for PS3 and PS4 users. Here is a guide to get Foxtel on PS4.

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How to Use Foxtel Play and Foxtel Now on a Variety of Devices

April 9th, 2017|0 Comments

The video streaming scene is heating up and more companies are joining in with their products and services. Developers are also adding support for their apps on popular streaming devices. Foxtel Play is an app which gives you access to many Foxtel channels on your mobile device. Watch your favorite TV shows, movies, news, sports and more on the go with Foxtel Play.

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How to Troubleshoot Network Connection Issues on Netflix

June 22nd, 2016|0 Comments

Do you have problems while watching Netflix? If so, one of the most common causes is intermittent or weak Internet connectivity. To ensure that your viewing experience is not affected, it is advised you take some steps to troubleshoot the network connection issues you are facing on Netflix. Don’t know how? No problem, read on.

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How to Watch Presto on Google Chromecast

June 21st, 2016|0 Comments

Connecting Google Chromecast to the HDMI port of your TV will turn your HD TV into a media center. The device has immense potential to make it big as a streaming device and has already made an impact on the streaming scene. Find out how to play Presto on Chromecast.

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5 Essential Netflix Hacks For a Better Entertainment Experience

June 21st, 2016|0 Comments

Netflix has perhaps the largest library of media content that includes the latest movies, TV shows, old cult classics as well as immensely popular original content.

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How to Use Presto

June 20th, 2016|0 Comments

Presto is Foxtel’s alternative to Netflix, the internet streaming service industry behemoth. Here is a guide to use it.

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How to Get Netflix for Free

June 17th, 2016|1 Comment

What? You want free Netflix? Has anyone told you it’s a paid subscription service? Oh, that’s why you want it for free. We definitely have the recipe to fulfill your desire, but let’s walk you through some facts about Netflix first.

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How Can I Watch Presto On My TV

June 12th, 2016|36 Comments

The question here is can you watch Presto on your 45-inch television? Well, yes you can and there are a few methods available to do so. All you need to do is follow these instructions.

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Review: Foxtel Seriously Big Winter Sale – 2 Months Free + Live Streaming TV

May 23rd, 2016|0 Comments

Let’s face it, nothing brings the house together quite like having something good to watch. With the Foxtel EOFY Sale, you can watch Game of Thrones Season 6 FREE for 2 months!

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Review: Victoria – Cashback Rebates on Energy-efficient Televisions

May 9th, 2016|0 Comments

With over 700 eligible energy efficient TVs you might be eligible to receive some Cashback. Check out instantly how much cashback you can receive.

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Watching Game of Thrones Live On Your Mobile Device

April 7th, 2016|0 Comments

No matter where you are and what kind of phone, tablet or laptop you’ve got, it’s easy to get set up to watch all the action of the new sixth season of Game of Thrones on the go!

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Watch Barclays Premier League matches live on Foxtel Play

February 4th, 2016|0 Comments

The Barclays English Premier League is more exciting than ever this season. Make sure to watch the second part of the season closely and see who will win the 24th edition of the most watched ‘Soccer’ league across the globe.

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HOW TO: Build the Ultimate Media Player for Under $50

August 7th, 2015|0 Comments

The Raspberry Pi is one of the most exciting things to happen to computing in a long time. You can build an ultimate media player with it, for under $50.

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Buying for the Future: Key Things to Know Before You Purchase a TV for SVoD

July 30th, 2015|0 Comments

SVoD has passed through it’s infancy in Australia, and with competition heating up amongst all providers, it’s safe to say we can expect advances in content quality and delivery options. Make sure your TV is up to the challenge.

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Best Ultra HD TVs of 2015: Tips for Buying a Ultra HD TV

July 22nd, 2015|0 Comments

Because Ultra HD TVs are a relatively new development in TV technology, there are a lot of factors to consider before making a purchase. We have some pointers to help you out.

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Best 3D TVs of 2015: Everything You Need to Know Before Buying a 3D TV

July 22nd, 2015|0 Comments

It’s important to get all the facts lined up before you decide to make the transition to a 3D TV - what it is, how it works, and what it means for your watching habits. We've got you covered.

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Best TVs of 2015: Are You Buying Your First Full HD TV?

July 15th, 2015|0 Comments

Full HD TV stands for “ full high definition television”. If you're looking to buy yourself one, we have a few pointers that will help you make a more informed decision.

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Best TVs of 2015: Key Features to Consider When Buying a New TV

June 25th, 2015|0 Comments

We review the spectrum of new technology in 2015 and find out what features you really need. Profiling Smart TV, Ultra HD 4K TV, Curved TV, 3D TV - we've got you covered!

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6 Ways to Stream Netflix Videos to Your HDTV

April 9th, 2015|0 Comments

Today, there are several different ways available to stream Netflix videos to where you really want them – on your HDTV! To help you out, all available options are discussed in this article.

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How to Stream Netflix Faster on Your Computer

April 3rd, 2015|0 Comments

Is your Netflix streaming too slow? If there is nothing wrong with your router or your Internet connection, you should probably take a closer look at your computer. To help you out, we have discussed some useful fixes in this article that may significantly improve Netflix streaming on your computer.

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How to Stream Netflix from a Laptop to Your TV

April 3rd, 2015|0 Comments

Follow these simple steps to play Netflix videos on your TV from your laptop.

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How to Stream Netflix Faster on Your Gaming Console

April 3rd, 2015|0 Comments

Netflix can be streamed from a variety of gaming consoles. Here are few effective fixes that may improve your Netflix streaming significantly.

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How to Improve Netflix Streaming on Devices

March 26th, 2015|0 Comments

Are you facing problems with your streaming speed on Netflix? While the positioning of your modem or the speed of your Internet may be potential causes, other factors can affect your streaming quality as well. In this article, we will address each of those reasons as well as provide solutions, so that you can improve Netflix streaming on your Internet-capable devices, and have a great viewing experience.

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How to Stream Netflix Videos from Your Xbox 360 to a TV

March 24th, 2015|0 Comments

With a high-speed internet connection and remarkable graphics card, popular gaming console Xbox 360 has everything you need to stream videos from Netflix directly to a television.

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How to Stream Netflix Videos from Your PS3 to a TV

March 24th, 2015|0 Comments

Read on, as this article provides you with step-by-step instructions for streaming Netflix videos from your PS3 to a television.

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How to Watch Netflix on Android Devices

March 24th, 2015|0 Comments

Read on, as this article provides you with step-by-step instructions for streaming Netflix videos from your Android Devices.

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Netflix Streaming – Frequently Asked Questions

March 24th, 2015|1 Comment

Undoubtedly, Netflix is currently one of the best ways to stream movies and televisions shows. However, there are some confusions regarding its use and with its official launch in Australia just around the corner, we thought it is the perfect time to answer some frequently asked questions streamers have about the service.

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Netflix Hacks That Will Change the Way You Stream Movies and TV Shows

March 24th, 2015|0 Comments

You want your Netflix viewing experience to be as good as possible. Believe it or not, it can actually be done. All you need are some handy Netflix hacks that will enhance the way you watch Netflix. Read on to learn more about them.

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How to Save Money by Watching Movies on Netflix

March 24th, 2015|0 Comments

Do you have an internet-capable device with Netflix support? If so, you can actually save more money by watching movies on Netflix. To learn more about this, read on, as we provide some helpful tips that will help.

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Everything You Need to Know About the Netflix Mobile App

March 24th, 2015|0 Comments

You will find the Netflix mobile app particularly useful, as it allows users to watch movies on their tablets and smartphones anywhere, anytime. In this article we will cover everything you need to know about the Netflix mobile app.

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The Ultimate Netflix Australia Binge-Watch Survival Guide

March 24th, 2015|0 Comments

After months of giddy anticipation, Netflix Australia is finally here. Time to stock up on snacks, get comfy, and browse through its extensive content for something that suits your mood and meets your most burning watching desires.

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How to Set Up Parental Control on Stan

February 26th, 2015|0 Comments

The newest video streaming service in Australia, Stan, comes with an impressive parental control feature, which allows subscribers to limit the kind of content that can be viewed by their kids. For these controls to be fully effective, you need to know how to set them up properly. Follow these step-by-step instructions.

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How to Get the Most Out of Your Netflix Subscription

February 23rd, 2015|0 Comments

We know Netflix isn’t available in Australia yet, but we have friends using the US version; and they’ve very kindly offered some advice ahead of the imminent Netflix launch.

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Things You Need to Know About Netflix

February 23rd, 2015|0 Comments

With more than 10 million subscribers around the world, Netflix is unarguably the most popular video streaming service. As simple as it may seem on the surface, there are some lesser-known things about Netflix you probably aren’t aware of. Here are some of them in more detail:

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Bringing Presto to the Big Screen with Google Chromecast

February 18th, 2015|0 Comments

Presto users have even more reasons to rejoice, since they can now watch all their content on the big screen through Google Chromecast. Here’s a guide that will allow you to stream your content to your HDTV via Google Chromecast.

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Presto – How to Troubleshoot Video Quality Issues?

February 18th, 2015|6 Comments

Having trouble with the video quality of your Presto subscription? Don’t despair, we're here to help guide you through your woes. Read on to find out how to troubleshoot video quality issues.

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Stan – How to Troubleshoot Network Connection Issues?

February 17th, 2015|0 Comments

You already have a subscription but the connection problem is holding you back from enjoying your favorite flicks. Here are some ways you can troubleshoot the problem and get back to enjoying your service:

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Using Presto on More Than One Device

February 2nd, 2015|2 Comments

One of the most frequently asked questions about Presto, or any other video streaming app for that matter, is: Can we stream video content on more than one device simultaneously? The answer is yes, and doing so is actually pretty simple. All you need to do is follow these instructions.

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How to Install Silverlight on Your Windows PC

February 2nd, 2015|0 Comments

Do you need to install Silverlight on your Windows computer to watch Stan? Here is a guide to do it.

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How to Control Your Content’s Video Quality on Stan

February 2nd, 2015|0 Comments

Meet Stan! The new high-quality video streaming service that costs a little less than $10/month – it comes packed with numerous features, with the ability to control video quality being one of its most prominent traits.

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How to Connect Your Mobile Devices to Your TV

January 28th, 2015|0 Comments

You can send videos from your mobile device to your TV. Not only that, but you can also share photos or stream videos on your big screen without the need to transfer any files. You might be wondering how? Read on, as this article highlights a few effective and easy methods to connect your mobile device to your TV.

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How to Use Quickflix on Chromecast

January 23rd, 2015|0 Comments

Google Chromecast is becoming one of the most popular video streaming devices, thanks to its growing app portfolio. A few months back, Quickflix joined the list of apps available for Chromecast. Here is a useful guide to use Quickflix on Chromecast.

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How to Get the Most Out of Your Smart TV

January 20th, 2015|0 Comments

Undoubtedly, more households are now using smart TVs, but what’s rather shocking is that they are mainly being used to... only watch TV. People are not reaping the various advantages a modern day telly has to offer. Here’s how using apps can help you use your smart TV to its full potential.

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How to Watch Free Movies on Google Chromecast

January 18th, 2015|0 Comments

We all know how to stream videos and movies on our computer, but can these internet-based videos be watched on a big screen TV? So far, the answer was purchasing an expensive and bulky streaming media box. However, with Google Chromecast, you have a less intrusive, smaller and affordable alternative.

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How to Stream Videos Using Google Chromecast

January 18th, 2015|0 Comments

There is absolutely no doubt about the fact that Google’s Chromecast is an affordable and effective solution to stream videos on your HDTV. This article aims to highlight the various ways through which you can streams videos using your Chromecast. Read on to know more about each of them:

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How to Watch Netflix on PS4

January 18th, 2015|0 Comments

If you are one of the lucky owners of a PlayStation 4 and want to watch Netflix on it, then this article is for you. The biggest question these days is ‘can you watch Netflix on your PlayStation 4?’. The answer is yes! Here is how.

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How to Set Up and Connect Apple TV

January 18th, 2015|0 Comments

Apple products are popular all around the world for many reasons. One reason is that the folks at Apple pay more attention to design, user interface and other minute details; this is the reason why their products sell like hot cakes! Apple TV is no exception. If you are planning to buy Apple TV, here is how you can set up and connect it.

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Which Pay TV and Video On Demand Services Include Closed Captioning?

January 14th, 2015|0 Comments

Closed captions are available on some Pay TV and Video On Demand Services. Find out who offers closed captioning and on what channels.

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How to Turn On and Use Closed Captions on Foxtel

January 14th, 2015|2 Comments

Closed Captions are a transcript of the spoken and other audio on the shows and movies you are viewing. Find out how to use Closed Captioning on Foxtel.

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How to Get the Most Out of Chromecast

December 23rd, 2014|0 Comments

Google Chromecast marks the entrance of Google into the streaming domain. Most people are unaware of the true potential of this streaming device so here you will find a few tips that will tell you how you can take full advantage of Google Chromecast. Read on and find out more.

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How to Get the Most Out of Netflix

December 23rd, 2014|0 Comments

Netflix is the first name that comes to your mind when you talk about video streaming because it is by far the most popular video streaming service out there. You will have to pay a subscription or membership fee to enjoy Netflix or you can go for the trial version before getting a full membership. Here are few tips to guide you to making the most of your Netflix subscription.

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How to Use Quickflix on TiVo

December 4th, 2014|0 Comments

So, your friend got you TiVo and now you want to know exactly what the device does and how to use your Quickflix subscribed service with it. Here is a guide to use Quickflix on TiVo.

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How to Make the Most of Your Foxtel Experience

December 4th, 2014|0 Comments

Foxtel is your gateway to entertainment and fun where you can watch your favourite TV shows and movies, and it also provides you some of the best and most popular channels you are accustomed to watching on your cable TV. Foxtel has many features and its category of services ranges from providing online streaming services over the internet to the Foxtel box that can record your shows for you and allows you to watch them anytime.

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6 Easy Ways to Watch Quickflix

November 29th, 2014|0 Comments

How To Easily Watch Quickflix on These 6 Different Devices
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How to Navigate Foxtel: For First-Time Users

November 24th, 2014|5 Comments

You have made the choice to get Foxtel, you must be ready to make the most of it. And in case you don’t know, you can record entire seasons of your favorite TV show on the device, rewind live shows from you iQ remote and do much more than just watch TV. Here are some tips to navigate on Foxtel

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How to Get Netflix on PS3

November 24th, 2014|0 Comments

The Playstation 3 is popular because of its internet connection options and built-in Wi-Fi connectivity which lets the players connect to services like Hulu, Netflix, and naturally, online gaming. Netflix released applications for the platform in 2010, which lets the subscribers stream the service directly from the console. Here’s how to start streaming Netflix on your gaming console

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How to get Foxtel on Xbox?

October 9th, 2014|0 Comments

Getting Foxtel on Xbox does not require a customer to hook up a receiver in the room. Xbox console is a good option for accessing Foxtel. Find out how here.

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How to get Main Event on Foxtel?

October 8th, 2014|0 Comments

The key to getting main event on Foxtel is in identifying it in the first place. This is done in the following ways: Find out what time it is airing in order to know when it can be accessed to make use of the discount offers. Find out more..

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How to Pause My Foxtel Subscription?

October 8th, 2014|0 Comments

This is because the service-provider is meant to serve the customer’s needs. It is important to notify the service provider in order for the suspension to be carried out in time to suit their demands. It can be suspended for one week or more according to the customer’s preference. However it is recommended that a customer should not suspend their subscription for more than three months.