Tag Archives: Freeview

DTG looks into DTT delivery

The UK’s Digital TV Group (DTG) is launching a new consultation concerning the DTT platform and how it can fit in with the expansion of digital TV in the UK. The.. more
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The revolution that is Project Canvas

At the moment Project Canvas is still a work in progress. The basics are already known and the concept is to renew the current free-to-view digital television service in a form.. more
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Freeview gets Al Jazeera

The English version of the Qatar based news service Al Jazeera, has announced that as from today it will be showing up on the free-to-view digital television platform, Freeview. The channel.. more
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Tesco selling UK’s first hybrid Freeview+ HD STB

The UK’s largest supermarket chain, Tesco, has begun selling the UK’s first high definition Freeview set top box with recording capabilities. It comes with a 320 GB hard drive allowing the recording of high definition Freeview content. The Technika SmartBox has been launched onto the.. more
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BT to offer Sky Sports on Freeview

The media regulator Ofcom will allow BT to offer its customers Sky Sports 1 and Sky Sports 2 on its Freeview digital TV service. BT will be allowed to use part of the spectrum that will be freed up after the digital switchover has been.. more
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Panasonic Plasma TV with Freesat and Freeview

It’s not unusual for a new television to come with some sort of digital television tuner already installed, but the newly launched Panasonic TX P42G20 and TX L32G20B models come with both Freeview HD and Freesat HD installed. This gives the consumer a choice of.. more
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Sky Sports News will go pay only

BSkyB has announced that Sky Sports News will be removed from the free to view digital TV service Freeview to become a pay TV only channel. These changes will mean that the current slot on Freeview held by Sky Sports News will become Sky3 +1,.. more
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Freeview HD has 50% coverage

Just as the World Cup kicks off, the media regulator Ofcom has announced that Freeview has reached its target of 50 per cent UK coverage. The free-to-view high definition digital TV service was launched back in December with only 7 per cent of the UK.. more
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Talking TV on the way

A partnership of public and private enterprises in the UK is in the later stages of development of a text-to-speech technology designed to work in conjunction with a digital set top box. The Royal National Institute of Blind People and Bristol-based Ocean Blue Software have.. more
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TVonics go Freeview HD

The UK-based set-top-box maker, TVonics, has for some time been on the verge of committing to a Freeview HD set top box. In fact, not that long ago, it was expected that this new equipment would be hitting the market in time for the World.. more
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