Category Archives: Freesat

Humax HDR-1000S Freesat+ recorder with FreeTime • The Register

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Satellite TV service Freesat surpasses 2 million users in the UK…half are Sky defecters

Freesat, the UK’s free-to-air digital satellite television service, says it has passed the 2 million customer mark, with almost half of its user-base jumping ship from BSkyB. Freesat is a not-for-profit joint venture between the BBC and ITV plc, launching … Continue reading

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Sky in talks with BBC over on-demand programmes

Sky viewers could well be getting BBC content on demand, with the satellite giant confirming that they are in dialogue with the corporation. Although there remain problems with an iPlayer experience on the Sky platform, there is a desire on … Continue reading

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Freesat begins ITV Player roll out

Freesat has announced that its on demand service can now offer ITV Player, having completed a final round of testing on the catch up service today. For now, the service is in beta so only Freesat viewers using a Humax Freesat … Continue reading

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DVBLink 3.2 Beta 3 – Windows Home Server

f you would like to house tuner cards in your Windows Home Server than the DVBLink software from DVBLogic is the way to go as it makes these cards network aware. Currently the guys are releasing beta releases at the … Continue reading

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Buying Guide: 10 best Freeview HDTVs in the UK today

  The arrival of DVB-T2 – or Freeview HD, as it's more commonly known – earlier this year was a watershed moment. As well as bringing the first free-to-air HDTV channels available to all of us – eventually – the start … Continue reading

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BBC One HD kicks off on 3 November

It’ll start airing from 7pm on Wednesday 3 November with (what else) The One Show. Unlike BBC HD, it’s a simulcast of BBC One, with HD programmes where possible, and upscaled content otherwise, so if you’ve got Freesat (Channel 108), … Continue reading

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