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Sony Bravia YouView update: Everything you need to know

Sony Bravia YouView update: Everything you need to know

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Sony has pushed out its update for 2015 Bravia televisions running on Android TV, bringing with it the new YouView experience.  YouView replaces the old EPG and brings with it a number of benefits, updating your already smart TV, to make a range of things... >>

Sony to integrate YouView into Bravia TVs for 17,000 films and shows

Sony to integrate YouView into Bravia TVs for 17,000 films and shows

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Sony has announced a partnership with TV platform YouView that will put its services in Sony Bravia televisions. The YouView update will be a software rollout that happens over the air on all Bravia televisions that are compatible. This will begin rolling... >>

It will cost you just £15 a month to get 4K live footy this season

It will cost you just £15 a month to get 4K live footy this season

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BT has announced the price of its BT TV Ultra HD package, which includes the broadcaster's new dedicated 4K channel, and it's cheaper than you might previously have thought. The channel comes as part of BT's Entertainment Ultra HD package that costs... >>

BT launching BT Sport Ultra HD, with a new UHD YouView set-top box

BT launching BT Sport Ultra HD, with a new UHD YouView set-top box

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BT Sport has confirmed that it will be bringing 4K sport to your TV in August 2015. Alongside a number of announcements, BT confirmed that a new channel, appropriately called BT Sport Ultra HD will be launching in August. At the same time, it's confirmed... >>

YouView from BT DB-T2200 mini box review: Ideal for your second TV
4.0 stars

YouView from BT DB-T2200 mini box review: Ideal for your second TV

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There's a new YouView from BT set top box in town, offering the smart TV platform for less of your cash.  However, the new DB-T2200 box strips out some of the connections and features found in the higher-spec DTR-T2100, but allows you to get YouView... >>

YouView gets Netflix: House of Cards, Breaking Bad and other top shows now come to TalkTalk too

YouView gets Netflix: House of Cards, Breaking Bad and other top shows now come to TalkTalk too

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Netflix is now available on TalkTalk YouView boxes as well as those from BT and standalone retail units. The rival boxes received the streaming service as a connected app in November last year and at the time it was said that TalkTalk would get it "early... >>

BBC connected red button finally available on BBC co-funded YouView... but not TalkTalk yet

BBC connected red button finally available on BBC co-funded YouView... but not TalkTalk yet

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YouView users can finally use the BBC's latest connected red button services. And the jazzed-up BBC iPlayer service has arrived on the platform too. Virgin Media's TiVo boxes were the first to get the connected red button at the end of 2012, while Smart... >>

World Cup kicks off again: Here's how to make sure you don't miss a minute

World Cup kicks off again: Here's how to make sure you don't miss a minute

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It must be said that this year's World Cup is certainly living up to its festival of football tag. We've had some incredible matches over the last few weeks, with the last 16 knockout stage providing memorable moments that will live on far beyond the... >>

YouView extra channels explored: Getting more from your box

YouView extra channels explored: Getting more from your box

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One of the appealing things about the YouView platform is the range of options it offers you. Not only do you have regular free-to-air HD broadcast channels, you get the corresponding catch-up and red button services, as well as upgrades to enable more... >>

Best soundbars 2014: Boost your TV audio with these one-box solutions

Best soundbars 2014: Boost your TV audio with these one-box solutions

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Looking for a soundbar to boost your TV audio and want a single-box solution without the fuss of a receiver and a million different wires? Then you've come to the right place in our soundbar and speaker base round-up.Over the past weeks we've been bringing... >>

YouView found by High Court to be infringing on YourView copyright of Total

YouView found by High Court to be infringing on YourView copyright of Total

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The High Court has ruled that TV service YouView is infringing on the copyright name YourView owned by Total Ltd. YouView, a joint venture between BBC, ITV, Channel 4, Channel 5, BT, TalkTalk and Arqiva faces an injunction from Total Ltd. Mr Justice Sales... >>

New TalkTalk Player for YouView brings you faster access to on-demand content

New TalkTalk Player for YouView brings you faster access to on-demand content

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TalkTalk is rolling out an update to the TalkTalk Player for its YouView customers, bringing a refresh to the TalkTalk section of the YouView experience. The update is part of TalkTalk's continuous update plans for the platform, and looks to bring additional... >>

World Cup delivered: How the internet can deliver your World Cup experience

World Cup delivered: How the internet can deliver your World Cup experience

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The FIFA World Cup 2014 is on us, as we settle down for a month of global footballing action beamed from Brazil, right to your front room. It's a chance to immerse yourself in the beautiful game, spot new talent and just go football crazy. And the internet... >>

Freeview to tackle YouView threat by developing new connected TV service

Freeview to tackle YouView threat by developing new connected TV service

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Freeview and Digital UK are partnering to develop a new Freeview-branded connected TV service that will offer free-to-air TV channels alongside on-demand and catch-up TV platforms in order to combat the rise of YouView. The service will be free to use... >>

BT Extra Box service launches for multi-room YouView viewing

BT Extra Box service launches for multi-room YouView viewing

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BT now offers its Extra Box option for users who would like to have their channel subscriptions in more than one room. The additional YouView+ box will work with all the same subscription channels and bolt-ons as the main box in the house. The second... >>

YouView tips and tricks: Getting more from your set-top box

YouView tips and tricks: Getting more from your set-top box

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Did you know that by changing a few settings within your YouView box you can make it boot up faster? What about searching to see if that movie you want to watch is on soon? We've compiled as many YouView tips and tricks that we can find, and even talked... >>

Which is the best YouView box and service for you?

Which is the best YouView box and service for you?

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YouView is available via a number of different routes, in a number of different guises. The smart TV platform was launched in July 2012, offering a new approach to television viewing.YouView looks to combine live broadcast television with growing catch-up... >>

BT YouView+ Humax DTR-T2100 review
4.5 stars

BT YouView+ Humax DTR-T2100 review

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YouView isn't standing still and the YouView hardware supplied by BT isn't either. The Freeview PVR and catch-up TV service set-top box needs to keep evolving in the face of both Sky's and Virgin's formidable - albeit expensive - services, and that's... >>

YouView’s future secured, all major backers agree investment extension - including BBC

YouView’s future secured, all major backers agree investment extension - including BBC

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Contrary to rumour and speculation in recent months, the BBC has joined the rest of the original YouView backers in pledging further investment to the service for another five years. The new agreement includes ITV, Channel 4, Channel 5, BT, TalkTalk and... >>

Huawei YouView+ DN371T set-top box announced for £220

Huawei YouView+ DN371T set-top box announced for £220

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If you want all the smarts of a Sky box without a contract, Huawei's YouView+ DN371T set-top box might be for you. The new YouView+ box has a 500GB storage capacity, meaning it can record 300 hours of SD programming or 125 hours of HD shows. And while... >>

BT YouView+ box gets downsized, now fanless

BT YouView+ box gets downsized, now fanless

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BT has launched a new BT YouView+ set-top box that has been substantially downsized as redesigned over the previous iteration. When we first saw BT's YouView box in October 2012 we were told there would be other boxes coming in the future, but that BT... >>

BT first pay TV service to announce buy-to-keep movies for YouView boxes

BT first pay TV service to announce buy-to-keep movies for YouView boxes

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BT has announced a new service that will allow UK users to buy movies outright that they can then watch on their YouView set-top-boxes. This buy-to-keep movie service will be a first for a YouView-centric pay TV service in the UK. BT will provide a selection... >>

YouView expands catch-up services with Yesterday and Really joining the party

YouView expands catch-up services with Yesterday and Really joining the party

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Digital TV channels Yesterday and Really are the latest to offer catch-up programming on YouView. Both now offer the ability to watch the last seven day of their shows through connected set-top-boxes. On demand portals have been added for the UKTV channels,... >>

Sky Store opens its doors to all, anybody can rent movies not just Sky subscribers

Sky Store opens its doors to all, anybody can rent movies not just Sky subscribers

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Sky has made its Sky Store movie rental service publicly available. Anybody can now sign up for an account and rent movies through a number of different platforms, not just those with a Sky subscription. The Sky Store offers a wide collection of movies,... >>

YouView update adds zoom function, other accessibility options

YouView update adds zoom function, other accessibility options

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YouView has rolled out a software update and introduced new accessibility options that will allow TV subscribers to better zoom in and use a USB keyboard to improve the programme search process, among other things. YouView, an on-demand set-top box, has... >>