Is BT YouView going to get the Sky Sports channels?

James O'Malley Online TV, Sky Leave a Comment

Interesting legal intrigue this morning as it has emerged that Ofcom, the telecoms regulator, could force Sky to offer its sports channels on rival platforms - including BT's YouView offering. According to the news release, the decision was made by the Competition Appeal Tribunal to uphold a ruling from Ofcom in 2010 which would force…

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YouView gets Netflix

James O'Malley Online TV Leave a Comment

YouView has announced that its set-top-boxes now support Netflix. If you've not watched House of Cards yet, and have a YouView box, now you've got no excuse. The Netflix update is rolling out today on "YouView from BT" and Humax boxes - though YouViewers with boxes made by TalkTalk or Huawei will have to wait…

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BBC Connected Red Button revealed: New features coming to Virgin TiVo boxes first

Gerald Lynch Digital set-top boxes, Tech Digest news, TVs Leave a Comment

The BBC has launched a new Connected Red Button service. Hitting Virgin Media's TiVo box first, it adds a host of new functionality to the established digital TV feature. First up, the new Connected Red Button will let you…

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