This new, sub £80 set top box from Manhattan follows the Freeview Play specification, meaning it combines access to subscription-free channels available via your aerial, such as BBC One, ITV, Channel 4, Channel 5 and Dave, with catch-up and on-demand apps including iPlayer, All4, and UKTV Play.
Featuring an 8” E-ink touch screen and innovative form factor, the Forma is Kobo’s top of the range ereader which, with a near £240 entry price, is most likely to appeal to seasoned ebook fans.
UKTV, one of the UK’s largest multi-channel broadcasters, is to be broken up and its channels split between current shareholders BBC Studios and Discovery.
Launched last year in the UK, netgem.tv works with Amazon’s Alexa voice assistant and lets viewers pause live TV for up to 2 hours as well as recording shows onto a compatible USB stick or drive.
BT has called for changes in how mobile firms can use local government infrastructure such as lamp posts and CCTV columns to house network equipment in order to speed up the roll-out of 5G across the UK.