Freesat viewers get a new version of ITV Hub

Freesat customers with the latest set-top-boxes can now enjoy a new and improved version of ITV Hub. The catch up and on demand service features a revamped design, which will make it easier to find the programmes you want to watch.

As well as a shiny new look ITV Hub now boasts a bigger range of TV shows available and improved video quality for a seamless viewing experience.

Freesat expands its editorial vision with refreshed Showcase 2.0 service

Freesat, the subscription free TV service, has unveiled the latest version of Showcase, its unique editorially-driven TV recommendations service on Freetime.

Showcase is one of the key features of Freesat’s Freetime service. It offers Continue reading Freesat expands its editorial vision with refreshed Showcase 2.0 service

Manhattan Plaza HDR-S Software v1.2.6 released

Manhattan Plaza HDR-S Software v1.2.6 releasedManhattan have released a software update for their Manhattan Plaza HDR-S Freesat+HD model, which includes assorted core stability and recording fixes as well as a number of software enhancements. It is important to note that due to the changes in this release, a factory default is required after updating. Recordings will not be lost Continue reading Manhattan Plaza HDR-S Software v1.2.6 released

Software update 27-28 January 2014

Freesat are releasing new software from Humax for Freesat+ HD with Freetime boxes today (27 January), this will be an update for both the 500GB & 1TB versions. Freesat HD with Freetime boxes will receive the update on 28 January.

Software details as follows: Continue reading Software update 27-28 January 2014

New Freesat App puts you in control of your TV

New Freesat App puts you in control of your TVAs the nation hunkers down for some great New Year TV, Freesat, the subscription free TV service, has today announced the launch of its new Freesat App for iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch – available now on the App Store.

The app acts as a TV guide Continue reading New Freesat App puts you in control of your TV

Software update January 2014

Freesat are releasing new software from Humax for Freesat+ HD with Freetime boxes later today (7th January). This is an update for both the 500GB & 1TB versions. A release for the Freesat HD with Freetime box will follow tomorrow (8th January).

Software details as follows: Continue reading Software update January 2014

Ofcom step in to enforce subtitles on Sky channels

Ofcom step in to enforce subtitles on Sky channelsOfcom have stepped in to enforce a requirement on BSkyB to provide subtitles on their own channels available on Freesat.

Mark Beer, a joinfreesat reader, who suffers from a hearing impairment, lodged a complaint with Ofcom follow failed attempts to Continue reading Ofcom step in to enforce subtitles on Sky channels