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  • YouView hands final tech spec to manufacturers
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    YouView hands final tech spec to manufacturers

    By 15 April 2011

    YouView has released its Core Technical Specification white paper for prospective set-top-box manufacturers, and has announced that Huawei, Manhatten, Pace and Vestel have joined Cisco, Humax and Technicolor in expressing interest in developing kit for...

  • Philips HDT8520   review
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    Philips HDT8520 review

    By 14 September 2010

    The age of the personal video recorder (PVR) dawned long ago, but the folk over at Freeview are only just catching-up. Freeview+ recorders - initially called Freeview Playback - have been around a while, but haven't sold too well. And certainly not as...

  • Freeview HD: The set-top boxes
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    Freeview HD: The set-top boxes

    By 30 March 2010

    Freeview HD is now official, although we know you Pocket-linters will have been following the move of HD into the broadcast spectrum for some time. Last month we brought you a comprehensive run down of Freeview HD-equipped TVs and today the "supply chain"...

  • Philips and Pace launch Freeview HD receiver and PVR
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    Philips and Pace launch Freeview HD receiver and PVR

    By 24 March 2010

    The maker of the Sky+ box, Pace, has launched a pair of Freeview HD set-toppers in conjunction with Philips which will be out well in time for this summer's World Cup. The UK company has come up with the Philips DTR5520 Freeview HD receiver and the Philips...

  • Pace offer free-to-air HDTV satellite set top box
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    Pace offer free-to-air HDTV satellite set top box

    By 26 May 2006

    Pace Micro Technology has today announced the launch of a high definition (HD) free-to-air satellite set-top box meaning footie fans won't have to sign up to Sky or Telewests' services to get the BBC HD football matches. However, there is a catch. Pace...