Men and Motors

Men and Motors is available on Kapang from the 1st February 2021 One Media iP Group Plc (AIM: OMIP), the digital music rights acquirer, publisher and distributor, is pleased to announce that it will launch a new Men & Motors TV channel to be hosted by Shane Lynch, best known […]

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Netflix raises UK prices to cover cost of content

Netflix is raising the cost of some of its UK subscriptions from next month, its customers have been told. The streaming service said the price rises reflected money spent on content. Its standard monthly package will go up from £8.99 to £9.99 and its premium one will rise from £11.99 […]

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Virgin Media broadband price rises of up to £54 in 2021

Virgin Media is alerting customers to forthcoming price increases for its broadband, TV and phone services. The average rise would be 4%, it said. That is 13 times higher than the current consumer-price-inflation rate. It plans to invest £1bn in its network this year. Virgin did not raise prices as normal […]

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Sky Customers From UK Can No Longer Stream Shows In EU Countries

Sky customers in the UK will no longer be able to stream programmes while away in EU countries. With the UK now having left the European Union, it has entered into a new relationship, meaning British users are no longer entitled to the same benefits as they were before. The TV giant has warned […]

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How to stream film in UK as cinemas in tier 3 and 4 shut

Warner Bros has unveiled plans to release Wonder Woman 1984on streaming services in the UK as London and the south east head into tier 4. The superhero adventure starring Gal Gadot was released in the UK on Wednesday (16 December) ahead of its US theatrical release on Christmas Day. But with cinemas in tier 3 and tier 4 areas […]

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Openreach creating 5,300 new jobs to speed fibre rollout

Openreach is creating 5,300 new jobs in its drive to speed up the UK’s broadband networks. The government has told telecoms firms it wants ultra-fast broadband networks to reach every corner of the UK. To achieve this, BT’s Openreach division is recruiting 2,500 people for engineering jobs and estimates its […]

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BBC Studios to launch BBC SELECT

With BritBox, its joint venture SVoD service with ITV successfully established as a source of drama and entertainment for North American viewers, BBC Studios, the Corporation’s commercial arm  – is set to launch a new, ad-free subscription streaming channel, BBC SELECT, in early 2021 on Amazon Prime Video Channels and […]

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One in four UK homes ‘can access 1Gbps broadband’

Broadband offering speeds of up to 1Gbps is now available to one in four homes across the UK, Ofcom has said. But 600,000 people in towns and more rural locations remain restricted to 10Mbps or less. This year has seen increased demand for faster connections, with many people having to […]

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Only 58% of Brits will still be watching traditional TV in five years

Television viewing habits continue to change with slightly less British people watching traditional TV on a weekly basis compared with 2019, but with only 58% predicting they’ll still be watching in five years time. These are just two of the findings from a survey, launched today by AudienceProject, of 7,000 […]

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Streaming is about to get a lot more expensive

Disney threw down the gauntlet to its competitors last week, with a slate of remarkable programming on Disney+ alongside some eye-popping subscriber numbers and forecasts.Fans of Disney+ will have roughly 10 new series from Marvel and Star Wars alongside a cornucopia of other content. Disney plans on spending between $14 billion and $16 billion across its […]

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