Freesat to bring Freetime to smart TVs next year with OPAL

Freesat to bring Freetime to smart TVs next year with OPALNews article courtesy of DigitalTVEurope.net

UK free-to-air satellite operator Freesat has launched an initiative to bring its Freetime connected TV platform to smart TVs, enabling viewers to access catch-up TV and other non-DVR Freetime features such as the Continue reading Freesat to bring Freetime to smart TVs next year with OPAL

Humax to launch single tuner <free time> receiver

Humax are to launch a new single-tuner <free time> receiver this month, capable of USB recording, network client and then later in the year, turn your main <free time> box into a server and access its recordings through this receiver.

Information on the HB-1000S Continue reading Humax to launch single tuner <free time> receiver

Freesat launches its first ever white set-top box

Freesat launches its first ever white set-top boxFreesat, the UK’s free-to-air digital satellite television provider today launches its slick new white <free time> box.

Freesat’s white box, manufactured by Humax, is the latest product with the <free time> service built in. As well as offering a great choice Continue reading Freesat launches its first ever white set-top box

Poll: What would you like freesat to focus on?

Poll: What would you like freesat to focus on?Freesat has made some radical moves forward in recent months to keep pace with the industries need to offer ‘interactive’ this and ‘on-demand’ that, but is that what the consumers want?

In our latest poll, we ask this very question. As freesat fans/consumers, what would Continue reading Poll: What would you like freesat to focus on?

Why freesat is betting the house on HTML5

Author: Giles Cottle is Head of Strategy at freesat

Let’s be honest, we all love free carbs and sugar on a Monday morning, so as a newcomer to freesat – I started three weeks ago, heading up our strategy team – I enjoyed starting my week with doughnuts at freesat Towers to celebrate our Continue reading Why freesat is betting the house on HTML5

Software update for Humax HDR-1000S due end of March

New software for Humax HDR-1000SIf you are a frequent visitor to sites like this and the forums, it won’t have gone unnoticed that the new Humax HDR-1000S <free time> receiver has a few glitches, mainly linked to recording and hard drive re-formats.

Having tried for weeks to get a firm Continue reading Software update for Humax HDR-1000S due end of March

New software for Humax HDR-1000S

New software for Humax HDR-1000SFollowing the launch of the Humax HDR-1000S Freesat+HD <free time> receiver there has been an extensive number of bugs/glitches reported which Humax/freesat have been working on.

Humax have today announced that the first revision of the software (version 1.00.16) Continue reading New software for Humax HDR-1000S

Review: Humax HDR-1000S Freesat+ HD <free time> Receiver

Humax release first Freesat <free time> boxLaunch: October 2012 | Price: £279 (rrp)

The Humax HDR-1000S is the very first of the second generation Freesat receivers with <free time>, a service designed to offer the user a more seamless experience in accessing the content you want to watch. Continue reading Review: Humax HDR-1000S Freesat+ HD <free time> Receiver