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Beginner’s Guide to Cord Cutting 2022

Establish Your Monthly Costs When we survey Cord Cutters News readers about their reasons for cutting cable, saving money is consistently the top response. If you’re thinking about cutting the cord, start by looking at how much you’re currently paying … Read More

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What is the OTT (Over The Top) meaning – How does it work?

What Does OTT Really Mean? OTT (over-the-top) is a means of providing television and film content over the internet at the request and to suit the requirements of the individual consumer. The term itself stands for “over-the-top”, which implies that … Read More

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Frndly TV Review: Is the Live TV Streaming Service Worth it?

Frndly TV is not a total cable TV replacement for most people, but the affordable live TV streaming service is part of the solution for many subscribers. That’s because Frndly TV’s lineup includes 40+ channels that can be hard to find … Read More

What to watch on Sky and NOW

What to watch on Sky and NOW

Nowadays, having good TV to watch is more important than ever, so thank goodness there’s a wealth of great content coming to Sky TV and NOW TV in the coming months to keep us entertained while we’re social distancing. If … Read More

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What's on Disney Plus?

Disney Plus has a huge catalogue of content that includes the Marvel Cinematic Universe, Star Wars, Pixar and The Simpsons, as well as all the Disney classics you know and love. But with so many iconic films and shows to … Read More

How to watch HBO in the UK

How to watch HBO in the UK

What is HBO? In the early 2000s, when many TV channels were just getting into reality TV and moving away from scripted series, HBO started leading the shift toward higher-quality TV programmes with shows that are still widely regarded as … Read More

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How can I get Discovery Channel?

Discovery Channel is a renowned satellite, cable, digital terrestrial and internet television channel that provides a wide range of documentary-style programming focused primarily on popular science, technology, history, nature and automobiles. It’s one of the biggest digital media companies on … Read More

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What's on W Channel?

Thanks to its dual ownership, W Channel airs a mix of BBC greats and hits from both across the pond and Down Under. Here’s what’s on W Channel and how you can watch it. The W Channel — formerly Watch … Read More

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What's on Sky Go?

If you’re a Sky TV subscriber, you have free access to the provider’s streaming service, Sky Go. With Sky Go, you can stream a selection of live and on-demand content no matter where you are. How can I watch Sky Go? Sky … Read More

What’s on Apple TV Plus?

Apple TV Plus originals – award-winning content Unlike other streaming services, Apple TV Plus didn't populate its platform with a large back-catalogue of shows and movies for users to binge-watch as soon as they signed up. Instead, it invested heavily … Read More

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What's on Comedy Central?

Whether you’re after cutting-edge political satire or classic comedy, Comedy Central’s got you covered. Find out how you can get your comedic fix no matter who your TV provider is. Comedy Central is arguably the world’s greatest dedicated comedy broadcaster. … Read More

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Virgin V6 review

Virgin Media’s V6 set-top box is packed with some serious tech and powerful features. If you’re new to Virgin or just upgraded to the V6, this guide will help you make the most of your new set-top box. This guide … Read More

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BT YouView+ box review | Uswitch

Pros Easy to set up   Excellent ultra HD clarity   Seven-day rollback   Cons Not the easiest interface to get to grips with   Some technical issues   Every BT TV package comes with a YouView set-top box. We’ve … Read More

What is TalkTalk TV?

TalkTalk TV TalkTalk TV is available to TalkTalk broadband customers for an additional cost of £4 a month. Probably the biggest advantage over other digital pay-TV providers is its flexibility. It gives you the option to add a variety of TV … Read More

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Do you need a satellite dish for Sky?

In October 2021, Sky announced the launch of its Sky Glass TV product. This is a Sky-branded smart TV that allows Sky customers to access all of its fantastic TV content directly, without the need for either a satellite dish … Read More

Comparing basic TV packages

Most providers are taking note of this trend and offering more scaled-back packages, but there are still some differences from plan to plan. Here are the basic options each provider offers. Freeview only If you’re only after Freeview TV — … Read More

Sky vs NOW review

With low prices and flexible contract lengths, NOW is a very tempting offer, especially compared to Sky’s standard 18-month contracts. There are some important differences between the two, however, that might make one provider more suited to your needs. We’re … Read More

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How to get Sky Cinema

Drama, comedy, musicals, action, horror, cartoons… With over 1,000 films available on-demand and a new one premiering every day, Sky Cinema has movies for everyone. What can I get on Sky Cinema? Sky Cinema stands out for the size of … Read More

What is on-demand TV?

TV on demand, also known as video on demand, is a revolutionary digital television service that lets you watch hundreds, even thousands, of TV shows and films whenever you want. You can watch entire seasons of your favourite shows or … Read More

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How to watch Game of Thrones

Game of Thrones was a pop culture phenomenon, and the final episode was the most watched episode of any HBO show ever with 13.6 million viewers. Now it’s set to return to our screens with the upcoming prequel House of … Read More

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What set-top box will I get?

Will you get a YouView or Sky Q? Does it hold 1TB or 2TB? Can you record live TV or just pause and rewind? Here’s your guide to what set-top box providers offer and what you can expect out of … Read More

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Can I get SYFY UK?

SYFY is the long-established home of science fiction TV shows and films. If science fiction is your thing, you’ll likely already know about the SYFY channel, with vintage favourites Star Trek and Buffy the Vampire Slayer, as well as original … Read More

What is digital TV?

You may not remember a time when TV service wasn't digital when TV aerials were perched on rooftops and on top of TVs across the country. When it was announced that analogue TVs would need to be phased out, there … Read More

How to get Sky in a block of flats

Good news for people living in flats: Sky has announced they’ll soon be offering dish-less services through their Sky Q, but that’s still a way off. Until then, getting Sky in a block of flats isn’t impossible; it just requires … Read More

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TalkTalk TV Plus Box review

TalkTalk’s TV Plus box lets you bring together the best of live and on-demand TV across multiple services. With access to other streaming services like Netflix, Amazon Prime Video and NOW built-in, you can access premium content for low prices … Read More