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Channel 4 jumps onto YouTube

Channel 4 and YouTube have signed what is being hailed as a landmark deal to show 4’s programmes on the website. The three year deal will see Channel 4’s catch-up service,.. more
Posted in All Tech News, Internet News: Broadband, Telecoms, Social Networks, ISP's

Channel 4 signs up with Arqiva

Kangaroo is definitely bouncing back with a vengeance now that Arqiva has confirmed that it has completed a deal to acquire the technology that would have powered the joint venture between.. more
Posted in All Tech News, Digital TV News: Satellite, Cable, IPTV & HDTV / 3DTV

Channel 4 puts back catalogue on line

After July, viewers will be able to review their favourite moments from past television shows such as Father Ted, BrassEye and Drop The Dead Donkey, without buying a DVD box set... more
Posted in IPTV News

UKTV could be sold off

After failing to renew its Freeview capacity last year, the cable broadcaster Virgin Media has been looking for potential buyers for its share in UKTV. A decision is expected sometime over the next few days as to the fate of UKTV, which is currently estimated.. more
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Kangaroo jumps off track

Just when it seemed all set to go, the multi channel project owned jointly by the BBC, Channel Four and ITV has been effectively closed down. This follows the decision by the Competition Commission that a three way deal would be unfair, although it did.. more
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Packet Vision Frame-Accurate Advertising Over IPTV

Packet Vision, video advertising provider and TANDBERG Television, part of the Ericsson Group, have announced that they have partnered to deliver an advanced targeted advertising solution. The companies have built what they believe to be the world’s only solution capable of delivering truly frame-accurate splicing.. more
Posted in IPTV News

New chief for Project Kangaroo

Ashley Highfield, the BBC’s director of future media and technology, is leaving the BBC to become the chief executive of ‘Project Kangaroo’, a joint venture between BBC Worldwide, ITV and Channel 4. Highfield led the development of the BBC’s iPlayer on demand TV service. Project.. more
Posted in IPTV News

Channel 4 joins iTunes store

If you have considered spending your money to download episodes of Spaced, Shameless or Skins, it is now feasible as Channel 4 has begun to put its shows into the iTunes store according to the gadget website T3. The programmes cost £1.89 each, and it.. more
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