updated 11:39 am EDT, Tue July 30, 2013
LG launches BTS1 Bluetooth Headset in South Korea
LG has launched the BTS1 Bluetooth Headset in South Korea. The controller box section, measuring 35.9x50.2x19.2mm (1.4x2x0.8 inches), connects over Bluetooth 3.0 to a mobile device and has a socket for the supplied headphones, has onboard volume and music controls, Apt-C compatability, and a built-in battery claimed to last up to 8 hours. It is not known if the 59,000 won ($53) device will go on sale in other markets in the future.
Lovefilm to show Scripps food and lifestyle shows in UK
Amazon has signed a deal with Scripps Networks Interactive to add its food and lifestyle programming to Amazon's Lovefilm streaming service in the United Kingdom. The agreement sees cookery programs, such as Man V Food Nation, and lifestyle shows, like Restaurant: Impossible and House Hunters International, appear on the European service, and follows a similar deal Scripps made with Amazon earlier this year to add its shows to Amazon Instant Video.