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Ofcom reviews rules on Sky rivals' access to Sky Sports 1 and 2

Tuesday, July 28th 2015

The two channels are available to other retailers on a wholesale basis – but only on the condition that Sky has similar access to its rivals’ key sports content, which is defined by Ofcom as...

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New report to reveal on-demand and live-streamed TV viewing figures

Monday, July 27th 2015

The TV Player Report will provide official BARB (the Broadcasters’ Audience Research Board) figures for on-demand and live-streamed content through online TV player apps such as BBC iPlayer and All...

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BT announces price hikes for phone and broadband packages

Monday, July 27th 2015

Broadband prices are going up by "not more than 6.94%", according to the provider, while the unlimited anytime calls package is going up by 6.71%, from £7.45 to £7.95. The pence per minute rate...

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4G plans help Vodafone add 83,000 new mobile customers

Friday, July 24th 2015

The operator now has 4.7m 4G customers in the UK and its outdoor population coverage has reached 68%, including complete coverage in London. Vodafone’s fixed broadband offer, which until...

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Ofcom investigating ways to improve on-screen TV guides for blind people

Wednesday, July 22nd 2015

Despite research suggestions that people with visual impairments watch a similar amount of TV as other people, Ofcom said on-screen TV guides are often difficult for them to use. Difficulties in...

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Sky Sports to show Premier League goals on mobile platforms

Wednesday, July 22nd 2015

Sky Sports has won the rights to show near-live clips of matches across its digital platforms. Mobile and online subscribers will be able to access packages that will include in-match content and...

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A fifth of UK internet users have watched TV illegally

Wednesday, July 22nd 2015

The survey, published by the Intellectual Property Office (IPO), highlights the latest UK trends in online streaming and downloading. It found that 15m UK internet users have accessed a TV...

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Welsh language TV channel improves on demand services

Tuesday, July 21st 2015

The first S4C on demand app for Android was launched yesterday, alongside a new iPhone app and on demand website. The Android app makes it possible for viewers to watch S4C’s programmes, both...

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'BT doesn't need to split up' - says BT

Friday, July 17th 2015

Steve Haines, group managing director of Mobility at BT Group, said if Openreach, which owns and maintains the UK’s largest broadband network, had been separated from BT in the past it would have...

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