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Forum: Broadcasting Yesterday, 21:31
Replies: 21
Views: 1,134
Posted By popeye13
This i fully agree with but in regards to sport....

This i fully agree with but in regards to sport. (Same applies though with Sky Movies or Sky Sports)
The only issue i have with Sky is this
Forum: Sky Yesterday, 21:20
Replies: 49
Views: 3,185
Posted By popeye13
Many multiplex config changes rendered them...

Many multiplex config changes rendered them useless before DSO as they couldn't handle the changes, like alot of early Freeview stuff was rendered useless at the same time
Forum: Non-platform specific satellite TV Yesterday, 21:19
Replies: 49
Views: 7,562
Posted By popeye13
Danke Karl

Danke Karl
Forum: Sky Yesterday, 00:40
Replies: 3
Views: 475
Posted By popeye13
They do, its called NowTV...

They do, its called NowTV (http://www.nowtv.com/sports)
Forum: Broadcasting Yesterday, 00:39
Replies: 21
Views: 1,134
Posted By popeye13
Id say Netflix and Amazon Prime Instant Video are...

Id say Netflix and Amazon Prime Instant Video are the more likely.
Netflix have made waves in the US beating HBO and Showtime to major studio contracts for first-run film rights like Sky have.
And...
Forum: Sky 26-11-2014, 01:02
Replies: 49
Views: 3,185
Posted By popeye13
Everyone has their own interpretation of what is...

Everyone has their own interpretation of what is and isn't value for money.
Personally, when you add it up, as mentioned on here already such as the cost of going to the movies, or a EPL game, plus...
Forum: Broadcasting 26-11-2014, 01:00
Replies: 43
Views: 3,694
Posted By popeye13
I don't know why, but that properly tickled me :D...

I don't know why, but that properly tickled me :D :D
Forum: Sky 25-11-2014, 21:13
Replies: 8
Views: 634
Posted By popeye13
My FSFS box has the HD swap for the BBC channels...

My FSFS box has the HD swap for the BBC channels so i think the OP would be okay for them.
Forum: Broadcasting 25-11-2014, 01:41
Replies: 63
Views: 4,247
Posted By popeye13
No it isn't. The channels are limited to minutes...

No it isn't.
The channels are limited to minutes of ads, which is 12 per hour and its up to the broadcasters to decide how many breaks to use that in.
During ITV's F1 coverage, they had 6 breaks per...
Forum: Broadcasting 24-11-2014, 21:21
Replies: 63
Views: 4,247
Posted By popeye13
Yeah, and look at the effect the huge cuts made...

Yeah, and look at the effect the huge cuts made to its budget in the last week have been received by the Aussie folk.
If the LF was scrapped, commercials or subscription would be its only route as a...
Forum: Broadcasting 24-11-2014, 20:35
Replies: 43
Views: 3,694
Posted By popeye13
Ive no need to prove it. You can see from the...

Ive no need to prove it.
You can see from the screengrab that its A) smaller than the ITV logo, B), not invasive to the picture and C) Not a distraction unless you yourself make it so.
End of chat!
Forum: Broadcasting 24-11-2014, 20:31
Replies: 43
Views: 3,694
Posted By popeye13
No, its a statement of reality.

No, its a statement of reality.
Forum: Sky 24-11-2014, 20:06
Replies: 49
Views: 3,185
Posted By popeye13
Stuff ive blurred off is for privacy reasons but...

Stuff ive blurred off is for privacy reasons but if you were an actual subscriber, you'd see listed in your bill as the following.
http://oi61.tinypic.com/2zf5r90.jpg
Its free with your sub, but if...
Forum: Broadcasting 24-11-2014, 19:55
Replies: 43
Views: 3,694
Posted By popeye13
Look how tiny the ITV logo is onscreen, yet...

Look how tiny the ITV logo is onscreen, yet people were going berserk over that, so a small circled V is always going to cause OTT reactions.
Its tiny, not distracting AT ALL.
Forum: Broadcasting 23-11-2014, 23:55
Replies: 28
Views: 1,938
Posted By popeye13
The trailers they show at the end/top of the hour...

The trailers they show at the end/top of the hour plus the weather and its length is part of the structure to allow for makeup, comfort breaks, presenter changes and audio-checks so your not far...
Forum: Broadcasting 23-11-2014, 23:52
Replies: 63
Views: 4,247
Posted By popeye13
Well how else would it work for ITV if it didn't...

Well how else would it work for ITV if it didn't have ads in it!!!!!!!!
You make it sound like you're entitled to have it ad free even though (If it were to happen) ITV paid for the rights!!
Some...
Forum: Sky 23-11-2014, 17:29
Replies: 13
Views: 1,477
Posted By popeye13
Possibly record labels having an objection to it...

Possibly record labels having an objection to it to stop people running off copies of videos and uploading them to Youtube etc.
And as pointed out already, there is no separate charge to allow a...
Forum: Broadcasting 23-11-2014, 17:24
Replies: 63
Views: 4,247
Posted By popeye13
Exactly....

Exactly....
Forum: Chatter 23-11-2014, 01:47
Replies: 16
Views: 1,450
Posted By popeye13
I never found him smarmy. he was always very...

I never found him smarmy. he was always very informative and polite to talk to.
Forum: Broadcasting 22-11-2014, 12:17
Replies: 51
Views: 4,293
Posted By popeye13
Id say fining CBS for the nipslip, something...

Id say fining CBS for the nipslip, something totally beyond their control worse than OFCOM
Forum: Sky 22-11-2014, 02:14
Replies: 64
Views: 7,704
Posted By popeye13
I wonder if its too much to ask for this channel...

I wonder if its too much to ask for this channel to be a 24/7 simulcast of the SD channel.








Oh look at the pigs flying....
Forum: Broadcasting 21-11-2014, 00:53
Replies: 51
Views: 4,293
Posted By popeye13
But that could be applied to any set of rules...

But that could be applied to any set of rules governing anything.

I agree that OFCOM are a pathetic organisation that get off on power trips and needs SERIOUS reform, but id rather have OFCOM than...
Forum: Broadcasting 21-11-2014, 00:50
Replies: 63
Views: 4,247
Posted By popeye13
Football First are a separate rights cycle from...

Football First are a separate rights cycle from the live rights.
Its just that Sky has the money to buy them and the red button streams to have all the games on a delayed basis.
No one else does.
Forum: Broadcasting 20-11-2014, 20:23
Replies: 63
Views: 4,247
Posted By popeye13
BBC purely because of the use of the...

BBC purely because of the use of the 5.1
Something ITV cannot yet use because of facility limitations.
But punditry is dire on both.
ITV is way worse though.
Forum: Broadcasting 20-11-2014, 11:37
Replies: 51
Views: 4,293
Posted By popeye13
In fairness, they don't dictate to broadcasters...

In fairness, they don't dictate to broadcasters what they can or cannot show.
There is a series of rules and all broadcasters have to follow them, same as the law and how you as a citizen have to...
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