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Last BBC3 Broadcast Completed

It’s seems to have  been a long time coming, but one of my favorite TV channels broadcast it’s last programme this week.  The channel is BBC3 and it’s future has been much discussed over the last couple of years with the increasing pressure on the BBCs budget.   The main audience for BBC3 is from […]

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New Launch – the BBC Store

In the digital age, the BBC has definitely been one of the front runners.  The BBC site is one of the most popular on the web, and it’s media streaming service the iPlayer is at the forefront of digital media online.   Of course it’s had certain advantages, a huge budget guaranteed by UK license […]

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WWE Network Extends to UK TV

Wrestling fans will be pleased to hear that the WWE network has now been extended to UK television online viewers. It’s initially available on the APPle TV network which operates in the UK and Ireland. It’s been quite a while coming, the network launched in the US in February of last year (2014), with the […]

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Watching UK TV in USA

When you move abroad from the UK for any length of time, there’s usually one thing that nearly all British people miss. It’s not some favorite food or drink, and of course not the weather – it’s watching UK Television. We all complain about the license fee and the number of repeats, but when you […]

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British TV Using Smart DNS

Although using proxies, VPNs and other assorted technical wizardry works great on computers for accessing blocked UK TV and other TV channels – it’s not so great for other devices.   For example a small social media poll from my Facebook friends, reveals that less than half actually watch TV on their computers or laptops. […]

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