TVCatchup archive

  • Battle lost: TVCatchUp stops streaming ITV, Channel 4 and Channel 5 due to high-court ruling
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    Battle lost: TVCatchUp stops streaming ITV, Channel 4 and Channel 5 due to high-court ruling

    By 11 October 2013

    London-based TVCatchUp can no longer stream some services from ITV, Channel 4 and Channel 5 on its website. The broadcasters won a high-court ruling against TVCatchUp on Friday, as reported by The Guardian, which has forced the controversial website to...

  • APP OF THE DAY: TVCatchup review (Android)
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    APP OF THE DAY: TVCatchup review (Android)

    By 4 September 2012

    Watching TV on your Android device has never been too much of a problem. Flash support in the browser meant it was relatively easy to navigate to a catch-up TV site to stream content, or use one of the dedicated apps. With services moving on from Flash,...

  • Euro 2012 online: watching at work or on the go
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    Euro 2012 online: watching at work or on the go

    By 8 June 2012

    Euro 2012 is upon us and with it three glorious weeks of bonus summer football. The only possible dampner on events - weather aside - are those pesky commitments that can get in the way. With often two games a day to contend with and a fair few 5pm kick...

  • TVCatchup brings Freeview to your iPad
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    TVCatchup brings Freeview to your iPad

    By 4 June 2010

    TVCatchup, the online service that lets you stream Freeview television stations to your computer and iPhone has just launched an iPad friendly version of the site. Although claiming to be in "beta" the new service, which requires you to login (don't...

  • Watching the World Cup...on your mobile
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    Watching the World Cup...on your mobile

    By 21 May 2010

    Whether you're stuck at some boring wedding, in hideous after work traffic or you just don't have a TV, the one option for watching the World Cup 2010 that most people have is on their trusty mobile phones. There's all sorts of ways of keeping up with...

  • Best iPad apps for the TV and Movie fan
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    Best iPad apps for the TV and Movie fan

    By 12 April 2010

    So you've just taken in a shiny new iPad. Great, but you'll soon realise that on its own the iPad doesn't do that much. We've scoured the 3,500 dedicated iPad apps to bring you what we think are the best iPad apps available at the moment (early April)...

  • TV streaming has mobile operators running scared
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    TV streaming has mobile operators running scared

    By 19 October 2009

    The days of the mobile phone being just a device for making emergency calls are far behind us, but while most of us have handsets that can at least play music or download our email on the go, the biggest fear now facing mobile phone operators and carriers...

  • TVCatchup launches iPhone site
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    TVCatchup launches iPhone site

    By 15 October 2009

    TVCatchup, a company based in Britain which allows the watching of live television on its website, managed to get itself into trouble with broadcasters last year after offering a free program recording service, which it was then forced to suspend after...