Amazon Fire TV Recast Review: The Cord Cutters DVR – This gadget is a big part of Amazon’s streaming future – Amazon’s big fall hardware event saw the introduction of the impressive Fire TV Stick 4K and a slew of other products
John Lewis Christmas Ad – The ad features the real life story of how Sir Elton John got a piano for Christmas from his Grandma and how it inspired his music career. The ad, called The Boy and the Piano, begins with a dressing-gown clad Sir Eltongently tapping out the opening bars to Your Song – his first big hit, released in 1970.
Iceland to Sell Greggs Festive Bakes – One of the hardest things to deal with every Christmas is the realisation that Greggs Festive Bakes are limited edition. Iceland is now selling a double pack of the festive favourites – so you can stock up your freezer and enjoy all year-round.
Apple Really Wants You to Think the iPad Pro is a Computer – Apple insists that the iPad Pro is a computer — not just a tablet. In its new advertisement for the iPad Pro, Apple says the device “can be your next computer,” is “more powerful than most computers,” and flat out that it is “a computer.”
Spotify launches its Apple Watch app – Spotify is officially releasing its Apple Watch app. The music streaming service started testing it earlier this month, but the Apple Watch app doesn’t allow you to sync songs for offline playback yet. Spotify’s first version includes the ability to play music on the Apple Watch, or control how music is played to compatible Spotify Connect devices.
Walkers unveils limited-edition Christmas flavours – Single pack flavours include Turkey & Stuffing, Pigs in Blankets, and Brussels Sprouts, each retailing at 65p each. Andrew Hawkswell, marketing manager at brand owner PepsiCo, said: “Walkers has a proven track record of launching fun and playful flavours that really get the nation talking, and this year we wanted to bring some of that magic to Christmas…”