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Universal Electronics Offers Alternative Apple TV Remote to Cable Companies

Universal Electronics has announced its own take on Apple's divisive Apple TV Remote that's "specifically developers and designed" for cable, satellite, and MVPD (multichannel video program distributor) customers, according to the company (via The Verge). The UEI Remote uses Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) connectivity together with Infrared to provide universal control, and offers ‌Apple TV‌ users content search and control via Siri and a program guide button for live TV viewing functions, along ...
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Australia: FAQ: Enduring Power of Guardianship (EPG) - HHG Legal Group

An EPG allows you (appointor) to choose a person (guardian) to make personal, lifestyle and medical decisions for you.
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Magnetic gene in fish may someday help those with epilepsy, Parkinson's

An aquarium fish that senses the Earth's magnetic field as it swims could help unlock how the human brain works and how diseases such as Parkinson's and other neurological disorders function. Michigan State University scientists are the first to discover a navigational gene in glass catfish called the electromagnetic-perceptive gene, or EPG, that responds to certain magnetic waves. They've already developed a way to use it to control movement in mice.
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News broadcasters complain that Republic TV is violating ethics rule: report

The National Broadcasters Association, a union of large news channels, has accused Arnab Goswami’s Republic TV of violating an ethics rule, per a Mint report. Republic, the NBA wrote in a letter to TRAI, is listing itself across multiple genres in cable distributors’ programme guides. This means that users who subscribe to those cable distributors will see Republic more often than other channels, which the NBA argues is a violation of TRAI’s interconnection guidelines. “Republic TV is licensed ...
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(VIDEO) UK's Virgin Media Offers Addressable VOD, Liberty Global's Paul Says

LONDON -- It just launched its new V6 set-top box and a weird Android tablet this week and, though the kit reportedly does not upgrade the advertiser offering, according to The Drum, UK cable operator Virgin Media is already helping serve targeted ads inside catch-up programming. Virgin Media, formed out of a merger of regional cable operators in the last couple of decades, is the UK's second pay-TV provider after Sky. Unlike Sky, which leverages satellite for linear broadcast, Virgin Media's tr...
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ITV should make more current affairs content, says Puttnam inquiry

Broadcaster should air more current affairs in return for keeping EPG position and retransmission fees from Sky, says peerITV should be required to make more current affairs programming in return for increased support from regulators, according to an influential inquiry into the future of broadcasting in the UK.The inquiry, led by film-maker and Labour peer Lord Puttnam, said there was an opportunity to strengthen the broadcaster’s public service role and “recapture the scale and ambition of the...
Tags: UK, Media, UK News, Labour, Television industry, ITV channel, ITV plc, Itv, TV News, Sky plc, EPG, Puttnam

Sony YouView Catch-Up TV System TV - Review

Key Features : Integrates BBC iPlayer, ITV Hub, All 4 and Demand 5 catch-up services; Straightforward interface; Recommended apps section; Past and future EPG interface; Replaces previous Sony EPG The Android TV system built into many of Sony's 2015 TVs certainly introduced a greater amount of content to Sony's smart TV marketplace. Except, strangely, when it came to the key UK catch-up TV services.
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Foxtel on Xbox 360 - A blunder down under?

I signed up for Foxtel on Xbox 360 almost straight away after calculating the savings in comparison to a proper IQ service and considering I only have SD free-to-air channels I felt I needed more.Being a big fan of movies I signed up to the basic package with Movie Network package for a total of $34.50 giving me a further 20 channels to entertain me during my periods of boredom. Having used it for 2 months now I am almost certain I will be stopping the service in the coming weeks when I receive...
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