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BBC to broadcast five new channels in HD

The BBC is to offer five new HD versions of its existing channels, via Freeview, Freesat and Sky.


Top Up TV drops sports channels

Pay TV operator Top Up TV is to drop its broadcasts to Sky Sports channels and ESPN after failing to secure the rights to transmit BT Sports for Freeview customers.

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Freeview 4G test finds no problems

The tests into the effects of 4G signals on Freeview reception have failed to find any problems.

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at800 tests 4G TV interference

Some TV viewers in London are to be asked to help with a study into the effects of 4G mobile data transmissions on their digital TV reception.


Pure Avalon 300R Connect Freeview HD+ Box Review

Following on from their successful range of audio products, Pure has entered the TV arena with its Avalon 300R Connect Freeview+ HD box with BBC iPlayer, YouTube and PURE Connect access.


Freeview targets ‘wasted’ pay TV cash

The new ad campaign from Freeview is aimed directly at viewer’s wallets, highlighting the money they allege is wasted on unwatched pay TV every month.


YouView (TalkTalk) Review

If you’re a TalkTalk customer, chances are you’ve already been offered the opportunity to get a ‘free’ YouView box in return for continuing your contract. Is it a wise move?

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25 Christmas Films – And Where To Find Them

No need to search for that old DVD Christmas is a time of tradition, where it’s usually more fun to watch something you’ve seen countless times than risk something new. At least until…

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4G network growth means TV retune

Growth in mobile network services will mean that TVs and Freeview boxes will need to be adjusted again, just months after the end of the digital switchover and after a retuning that is…


View 21 aims PVR at UK

View 21 is a new PVR with twin Freeview tuners – so far so humdrum. What sets this one apart from rivals is that it is designed with UK viewers in mind.


Catch up TV voted most important TV development

Catch up TV has been voted the most important development in TV technology in the last decade in a survey by Freeview.


Sky loses EPG revamp case

Sky TV has lost its bid to prevent changes to the Freeview Electronic Programme Guide.


Pure announces high-end Avalon Freeview+ box

UK ‘ethical’ electronics manufacturer Pure has announced a new Freeview+ box it says offers “high performance” viewing and digital recording.


Freeview channel shake-up coming September 19th

If you’ve not long recovered from the digital switchover, it’s time to prepare for the next big change that will take place on September 19th.


YouView: Late to the table but here for the long haul

Being first to market isn’t always a good thing, as TiVo discovered after its first attempt to break into the UK. However, launching almost two years late, YouView is possibly the other extreme….

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