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Head of BBC iPlayer defends service after 'misleading headlines'

Monday, June 1st 2015

Dan Taylor-Watt, in a blog post, said he wanted to “correct some misleading headlines” after a number of articles suggested iPlayer had suffered its first dip in history. Mr Taylor-Watt...

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Smartphones and tablets help double the time people spend online

Monday, May 11th 2015

People are spending twice as much time online compared to 10 years ago, the regulator’s Media Use and Attitudes 2015 report found. The increasing take-up of tablets and smartphones is...

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Sky TV packages to keep Comedy Central and MTV after Viacom deal

Friday, May 1st 2015

The commercial partnership between Sky and Viacom International Media Networks (VIMN) has been extended for a further five years. It means Viacom’s popular pay TV channels – including Comedy...

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Facebook CEO will bring affordable broadband to Europe, eventually

Thursday, April 16th 2015

But the social network’s co-founder suggested it could be some time off, as there were other parts of the world it needed to prioritise. Mr Zuckerberg was taking part in a question and answer...

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Formula 1 fans angry after Sky Sports reduces web coverage

Thursday, April 9th 2015

The popular Race Control feature allows viewers to switch between on-board cameras, a live timing screen and a driver tracker. It is now only available via the red button or the Sky Sports app for...

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Virgin Media customers to continue getting TiVo boxes under new deal

Wednesday, April 8th 2015

A new agreement extends the existing five-year partnership between the two companies in the UK for a further three years. As part of the new agreement, Virgin Media has committed to the...

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EE boosts indoor mobile coverage with wi-fi calling

Tuesday, April 7th 2015

Wi-fi calling will allow customers to make calls and send texts where there is normally no mobile coverage by using an existing wi-fi connection. Users will not need to download an app and will...

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Sky Sports Android app launched for Virgin Media customers

Tuesday, March 31st 2015

The streaming app, previously only available for Apple devices, means sports fans can watch Sky Sports 1 to 5, Sky Sports F1 and Sky Sports News HQ live on Android devices on a 3G, 4G or wi-fi...

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Broadband connections are changing our TV viewing habits - Sky CEO

Wednesday, March 18th 2015

Jeremy Darroch said the number of programmes downloaded through Sky’s On Demand service had risen by 40% year-on-year. Mr Darroch was speaking at the Media & Telecoms Conference in London...

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Parenting - not parental controls - will ensure smartphone safety

Tuesday, January 13th 2015

Erin Nelson, communications director of Location Labs, told Cable.co.uk: “It’s a Pandora’s box. A smartphone is a wonderful thing that can give you access to everything, and it can be a...

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