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Is 17Mb broadband fast enough?

Tuesday, May 19th 2015

1 Name a speed, any speed – there will always be limitations attached. 17Mbps (megabits per second) is the current top speed of ‘standard broadband’, or ADSL, or non-fibre, or...

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ITV and Channel 5 TV shows available on demand on Sky Go mobile app

Tuesday, April 28th 2015

Live streams of the two channels were launched on Sky Go last year, but now users can watch shows such as Gotham and The Only Way Is Essex whenever they want. Sky Go now features shows from more...

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Sky Store's 'Buy & Keep' movie service opened up to non-customers

Wednesday, April 15th 2015

The service was launched to Sky TV customers in April last year, and now is being extended to non-Sky customers in the UK and Ireland, as well as being available across multiple devices. The Buy &...

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TV's popularity in decline as viewers turn to mobile devices

Tuesday, April 14th 2015

Accenture’s Digital Video and the Connected Consumer report looked at the usage of various types of media across 24 countries. TV was the only product category to see uniform, double-digit usage...

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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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How to watch Netflix if you are with Sky, Virgin, BT or TalkTalk

Friday, March 13th 2015

'Did you see that new show on on Netflix?'. If these words, spoken at the water cooler or casually tossed around at social gatherings, strike fear into your very heart, fear not. Watching...

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Many smart TVs 'won't deliver a great experience', says Netflix

Monday, January 19th 2015

The company launched its Netflix Recommended TV programme in a bid to help consumers find the smart TVs that are the best for viewing Netflix. Televisions that meet certain criteria, including how...

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Netflix is wrong: TV streaming uptake 'never going to be 100%' - expert

Tuesday, December 16th 2014

Oliver Johnson, analyst at Point Topic, said the number of people streaming their entertainment is growing rapidly, and Christmas will see many households using the technology for their festive...

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Regulation alone will not deliver net neutrality

Wednesday, November 12th 2014

Futurist Tom Cheesewright said one answer could be charging more to consumers who want to access bandwidth-heavy services like video streaming, but it should not be to have different pricing for...

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