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Forum: Broadcasting 03-06-2013, 23:50
Replies: 125
Views: 7,445
Posted By R410
So, have they cured her of it yet? :p

So, have they cured her of it yet? :p
Forum: PC & Mac Hardware and Software 03-06-2013, 21:22
Replies: 531
Views: 25,718
Posted By R410
To be fair, they are listening, they are just not...

To be fair, they are listening, they are just not taking what people are saying on board. They are just acting as if they know better.
Forum: Broadcasting 03-06-2013, 20:31
Replies: 390
Views: 18,534
Posted By R410
Virgin Media cannot otherwise they probably...

Virgin Media cannot otherwise they probably would.

Virgin Media is in fact the only platform that the BBC do not have to pay anything to on there.

BT don't carry the BBC channels. BT's TV uses the...
Forum: Broadcasting 03-06-2013, 19:24
Replies: 3,001
Views: 342,045
Posted By R410
Doesn't mean he wasn't crying though :D

Doesn't mean he wasn't crying though :D
Forum: Broadcasting 03-06-2013, 19:23
Replies: 390
Views: 18,534
Posted By R410
Except the grainy picture and poor sound... I...

Except the grainy picture and poor sound...

I certainly aren't a HD snob but I don't want to go back to relying on VHS to record programmes.
Forum: Broadcasting 03-06-2013, 19:22
Replies: 390
Views: 18,534
Posted By R410
I personally think that they should scrap...

I personally think that they should scrap Freeview and just invest money in Freesat. The limitations of the DVB-T system is going to be a problem in the future as we demand a better service.
Forum: Broadcasting 03-06-2013, 19:20
Replies: 390
Views: 18,534
Posted By R410
Use a VHS recorder :eek: No thanks. I prefer to...

Use a VHS recorder :eek: No thanks. I prefer to have decent video and sound quality. I don't care about HD but I don't want to have to suffer VHS playback again.
Forum: Broadcasting 03-06-2013, 19:19
Replies: 390
Views: 18,534
Posted By R410
IPTV is a very long way off being a reliable...

IPTV is a very long way off being a reliable source for TV.

The internet connections need to improve massively before we can rely on it. It is fine if it is the only device using your net...
Forum: Broadcasting 03-06-2013, 19:15
Replies: 390
Views: 18,534
Posted By R410
But then those who use a Sky box to receive the...

But then those who use a Sky box to receive the free channels already have the box, are familiar with the layout of the menus, and don't need to spend money buying a new set top box.
Forum: Broadcasting 03-06-2013, 19:13
Replies: 390
Views: 18,534
Posted By R410
Its not. Its a long time since I set the Freesat...

Its not. Its a long time since I set the Freesat box up that we have, but you do not have to enter the specific details of the channel you want to add.
This shows you what you need to do to add...
Forum: Broadcasting 02-06-2013, 23:59
Replies: 7,001
Views: 713,318
Posted By R410
Mentioned this is the VM subforum but will also...

Mentioned this is the VM subforum but will also post it here to,

The small print on the website http://store.virginmedia.com/digital-tv/channels/index.html mentions ESPN's future on VM:

"TV...
Forum: Virgin Media TV and Phone 02-06-2013, 23:57
Replies: 179
Views: 49,947
Posted By R410
The small print on the website...

The small print on the website http://store.virginmedia.com/digital-tv/channels/index.html mentions ESPN's future on VM:

"TV Channels: Channel line ups are subject to change and from the end of July...
Forum: Broadcasting 02-06-2013, 23:00
Replies: 390
Views: 18,534
Posted By R410
Adding a channel to a Sky box certainly isn't...

Adding a channel to a Sky box certainly isn't easy.

You need to the know the:
Frequency
Polarity
Symbol rate
FEC

And unless you know where to look for these on the web, you will not know them.
Forum: Mobile Phones 02-06-2013, 21:06
Replies: 22
Views: 1,624
Posted By R410
To me they are. Never put one on when I first got...

To me they are. Never put one on when I first got my phone, got a scratch on it and it now bugs the hell out of me. So now I use screen protectors because it scratches that if anything happens and...
Forum: Broadcasting 02-06-2013, 20:13
Replies: 10
Views: 843
Posted By R410
The BBC is not a Sports channel so cannot spend a...

The BBC is not a Sports channel so cannot spend a lot of money on sport. Sport can only take up a small chunk.
Forum: Broadcasting 02-06-2013, 20:05
Replies: 10
Views: 843
Posted By R410
It is not a case that the BBC cannot be bothered,...

It is not a case that the BBC cannot be bothered, but that the likes of Sky Sports and BT Sports have more money to spend on sport, so they can put in higher bids than the BBC can.

As an F1 fan...
Forum: Broadcasting 02-06-2013, 17:13
Replies: 390
Views: 18,534
Posted By R410
If you know how to do it, and that you can do it.

If you know how to do it, and that you can do it.
Forum: General Discussion 02-06-2013, 16:51
Replies: 55
Views: 2,653
Posted By R410
Yeah thats what we need. Take people off of Bikes...

Yeah thats what we need. Take people off of Bikes and put them into cars. I'm no green warrior but this is just plain stupid.
Forum: Broadcasting 02-06-2013, 13:56
Replies: 390
Views: 18,534
Posted By R410
Yes, Sky have no requirement to carry the BBC...

Yes, Sky have no requirement to carry the BBC channels, but the BBC does have a requirement to ensure their channels are available easily on platforms, and obviously as one of the main providers of...
Forum: Broadcasting 02-06-2013, 13:46
Replies: 390
Views: 18,534
Posted By R410
Free to air and universally available. Which...

Free to air and universally available.

Which means that it has universally available WITHOUT THE NEED TO ADD IT YOURSELF.
Which is what you would have to do if the BBC removed themselves from Sky's...
Forum: Sky 02-06-2013, 11:55
Replies: 34
Views: 3,797
Posted By R410
Sky have taken the piss. They had a complicated...

Sky have taken the piss.

They had a complicated packaging system, so they simplified it to what we had last year, and now they are complicating it again...
Forum: Broadcasting 02-06-2013, 11:11
Replies: 390
Views: 18,534
Posted By R410
Oh Peter, just because you live in your own...

Oh Peter, just because you live in your own little Freesat world doesn't mean I do with Sky.
I have only had Sky 3 months, and had Virgin Media before then, but I do live in my own little pay TV...
Forum: Broadcasting 02-06-2013, 01:56
Replies: 390
Views: 18,534
Posted By R410
No, you are the one that is taking it out of...

No, you are the one that is taking it out of context.

That documents refers to EPG listings only, not broadcast requirements...

Sky have no requirement to list PSBs on their EPG, however as PSBs,...
Forum: Broadcasting 02-06-2013, 01:50
Replies: 390
Views: 18,534
Posted By R410
Sky have no such...

Sky have no such requirement.

http://downloads.bbc.co.uk/aboutthebbc/insidethebbc/howwework/reports/pdf/RetransmissionandAccessChargesReview.pdf
Forum: Broadcasting 02-06-2013, 01:48
Replies: 390
Views: 18,534
Posted By R410
The remit requires to be universally available on...

The remit requires to be universally available on TV platforms, available to watch without the need to add the channel yourself.


An EPG is widely seen as the gateway that people use to watch TV, ie...
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