EE launches ‘Watch with Twitter’

EE has become the first TV platform in the UK to partner with Twitter to let users see which television programmes are trending on the social network. The launch of ‘Watch with Twitter’ lets EE customers discover and watch the most talked-about programmes in real time using data provided by Twitter UK. Up to five […]

EE teams with BT Sport

EE mobile customers will be able to access BT Sport for free for six months, in the “first of a series of BT benefits” that will be made available to EE customers. The BT Sports App will be available for new and existing EE pay-monthly customers, with the move following BT’s £12.5 billion (€16.2 billion) […]

BT’s TV growth labelled ‘disappointing’

BT’s TV base grew by 66,000 in the first three months of the year, and by 28% year-on-year, to reach 1.5 million at the end of the company’s fourth financial quarter, a level of growth analysts said was ‘disappointing’. BT Sport’s average daily audience figures increased 45% year on year, from the start of the […]

BT ‘most complained-about’ UK pay TV service

BT was the most complained about pay TV service provider in the UK during the fourth quarter of 2015, according to new research by Ofcom. The UK broadcast regulator said that BT received 15 complaints for every 100,000 pay TV customers in the quarter, compared to an industry average of just four. TalkTalk was the […]

Mobile firm EE launches British TV service

UK 4G mobile operator EE is to launch a fixed-line TV service, competing with BT and TalkTalk. The EE service will be available free with an EE home broadband subscription, or for £9.95 (US$16) a month for mobile-only subscribers. EE will offer over 70 Freeview channels and a 24 hour Replay feature, plus the ability […]

UK’s 4GEE to offer film service from FilmFlex

UK mobile telecom provider Everything Everywhere (EE) is launching a film streaming and download service from video-on-demand specialist FilmFlex as part of its 4G mobile and fibre-based broadband launch next week. EE’s Film Store will allow users to stream or download one film a week free of charge, with no additional data charge, until February. […]