Monthly Archives: October 2012

BSkyB Adds BBC iPlayer Catch-Up TV To Sky+HD Box

BBC’s popular iPlayer application has finally made its long-awaited debut on the Sky+HD box, in line with the digital satellite television broadcaster’s recently announced shift towards catch-up TV services. BSkyB adds BBC iPlayer catch-up TV to Sky+HD box Earlier this year, the BBC, ITV, Channel 4 and Channel 5 all signed up for a deal with BSkyB (British Sky Broadcasting) ... Read More »

New ITV Player Offers Video Rental Alongside Catch-Up TV

UK commercial broadcaster ITV has just announced a major new update to its VoD (video-on-demand) service, adding around 1,000 hours of premium archive content to ITV Player, and giving viewers the opportunity to watch their favourite drama shows ahead of regular TV broadcast. New ITV Player offers video rental alongside catch-up TV The new and improved ITV Player, developed alongside ... Read More »

Smaller Ultra HDTV Incoming As AUO Unveils 65″ 4K TV Panel

With Ultra high-definition display technology ramping up faster than anyone expected this time last year, Taiwanese TFT-LCD panel manufacturer AU Optronics (AUO) has just unveiled a new 65-inch Ultra HD (4K) LCD TV panel based on indium gallium zinc oxide (IGZO) semiconducting material. Smaller ultra HDTV incoming as AUO unveils 65″ 4K TV panel The 65″ 4K LCD panel is said ... Read More »

Samsung Smart Interaction TVs Get Contemporary Art App

Lots of people enjoy viewing contemporary art, but very few are able to experience such works from the comfort of their own home. However, if you’re lucky enough to own a Samsung Smart TV, you’ve now been given the opportunity to establish your very own collection of artistic treasures at prices far below their usual cost. Samsung Smart Interaction TVs ... Read More »