DVD: The Young Victoria

Ahhh. a rare trip back to some old technology 🙂 – the NON Blu-Ray version of 'The Young Victoria' starring Emily Blunt, Rupert Friend, Paul Bettany, Miranda Richardson and Jim Broadbent. A perfect film for snuggling-up on the sofa on a Sunday afternoon in October! Written by Julian Fellowes and released in March, 2009, it…

The HTC ‘HD2’

It’s official, after lots of speculation, the HD2 is coming out soon – probably mid-October here in the UK. Stuff Magazine’s web-site Stuff.tv have managed to get hold of one, and there is a short promotional video on the HTC web-site. <img src="http://stevepalmer.com/blog/uploaded_images/TheHTCHD2_C5FD/video2bfae81148e5.jpg" style="border-style: none" galleryimg="no" onload="var downlevelDiv = document.getElementById('8f88c32c-72c2-4c79-8a31-3079bc061915'); downlevelDiv.innerHTML = "http://www.youtube.com/v/N63otP9Gu-4&hl=en&fs=1&color1=0x006699&color2=0x54abd6&hd=1&border=1&hl=en";" alt="">  …

TV: Life on Mars (US Version)

Fans of the cult BBC series, ‘Life on Mars’ from a few years back may be pleased to know that buried away on Channel ‘FX’ on Fridays at 10pm, is the US version. Given that the US’s track record of taking Brit shows and re-working them doesn’t normally mean a good  move, this doesn’t bode…