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Virgin TV Player Coming in 2010

It may not have a catchy name yet but we’re told that Virgin Media will be releasing their own take on the Sky Player in 2010 – bringing Virgin TV content to a new audience through online and mobile phone … Continue reading

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Sky Player to Launch on Connected TVs and Boxes

Sky have announced today that a deal has been struck to launch Sky Player on a range of web connected TVs and set-top boxes, which will give customers another way to receive the selection of Sky’s live and on-demand TV … Continue reading

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First Digital TV with Freeview HD Tuner

Sony have produced the first TV set in the UK market with a Freeview HD tuner built in, and with BBC and ITV HD channels becoming available on Freeview, with others to follow in the coming months it’s a very … Continue reading

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Virgin TV to Get TiVo Premiere Web Service

There’s a new digital TV service in the US called TiVo Premiere that’s going to be incorporated into Virgin Media’s TV packages and take their service to the next level. TiVo Premiere provides a link between your TV and the … Continue reading

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Sky 3D Channel Launches

It’s been announced that Sky are to launch their Sky 3D channel on April 3rd with the match between Chelsea and Manchester Utd, which will be seen by punters in around 1000 pubs all wearing 3D glasses (the punters, not … Continue reading

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New Deal on Sky+ Box

Time for another ‘Deal Alert” – Sky have started to offer the Sky+HD box free even if you don’t take out the HD pack at £10 per month (although there is a £30 set-up fee). Until yesterday you had to … Continue reading

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New Virgin V HD Box Offer

Virgin Media have announced a new addition to the range of Virgin TV boxes, the V HD Box, which will sit in the middle of the range between the basic V Box and the V+HD Box. The idea is to … Continue reading

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New TV Focus Page Bridgend

The latest in our series of locally focused switchover advice pages deals with the Wenvoe transmitter in Wales, which covers Bridgend and the Vale of Glamorgan among other counties – check it out!

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3D TV – The Best New Products

3D TV will be the big story in 2010, and we’re starting to see some actual products entering the US and Japanese markets – here’s a summary of what three of the big hitters – Sony, LG and Samsung – … Continue reading

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3D TV Hits North London Pubs

We had to feature this story as a bit of local interest – The Royal Oak in St. John’s Way, Archway looks like being the first pub in North London to sign up for 3D TV from Sky. They’re hoping … Continue reading

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