YouView from BT archive

  • BT YouView+ box gets downsized, now fanless
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    BT YouView+ box gets downsized, now fanless

    By 25 February 2014

    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...

  • Curzon Home Cinema paid-for film service now available to BT TV customers
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    Curzon Home Cinema paid-for film service now available to BT TV customers

    By 4 October 2013

    Cinema chain Curzon has signed a deal with BT to offer its film streaming service through BT's YouView TV boxes. Curzon Home Cinema provides the opportunity to pay to watch independent and world cinema movies the same day as their cinematic release. It...

  • Dave catch-up service now available on YouView
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    Dave catch-up service now available on YouView

    By 23 July 2013

    Dave, the channel that combines new shows with repeats of classic comedy and other big UK series, has launched an on-demand portal on YouView that offers the last seven days of programming as catch-up content. The shows can also be played by browsing...

  • YouView: Internet channels coming summer 2013
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    YouView: Internet channels coming summer 2013

    By 30 May 2013

    YouView has announced that support for internet channels is coming to YouView boxes, meaning you'll be able to watch live TV delivered via the internet. YouView says this will take the current offering of 70 live broadcast channels to a potentially infinite...

  • YouView starts update rollout for Humax boxes, BT and retail first, TalkTalk later
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    YouView starts update rollout for Humax boxes, BT and retail first, TalkTalk later

    By 23 April 2013

    YouView has announced an update for the Humax boxe sold retail and through BT. It will be available on a phased rollout over the next two weeks, with some owners getting it sooner than others. TalkTalk box owners will get it afterwards. Some new features...

  • YouView iOS app update adds series record feature and more
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    YouView iOS app update adds series record feature and more

    By 13 March 2013

    YouView, the all-in-one set-top box and catch-up service, has had a remote record-enabling iOS application available since the end of 2012, but 2013 brings series record and other new goodies to the app's functionality. As well as series record being...

  • YouView update brings live TV searching, HDMI options and Dolby Surround Sound support
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    YouView update brings live TV searching, HDMI options and Dolby Surround Sound support

    By 9 January 2013

    YouView has pushed out an update to the YouView Humax set-top box that brings with it a number of tweaks and changes. From a content point of view, the update, once installed, will include live TV programmes into search results. There will be a new "On...

  • Hands-on: YouView Remote Record iOS App review (Dec 2012)
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    Hands-on: YouView Remote Record iOS App review (Dec 2012)

    By 19 December 2012

    It's no secret that YouView - the on-demand TV service set-top box - has sparked mixed reactions, but the service looks to be expanding by tagging extra controls beyond its at-home experience. Announced just as 2012 comes to a close, YouView Remote Record...

  • YouView from BT review
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    YouView from BT review

    By 5 December 2012

    YouView comes in several flavours. You can walk into a shop on the high street and pick up the YouView box and plug it into your existing aerial and internet connection, or you can buy as part of a wider package. We've already reviewed the hardware, so...