The Sat and PC Guy

Aug 112018
 
beIN Sports MENA extends Premier League contract beIN Sports has extended its contract with the Premier League for another three years. The agreement means the Doha-based network will hold exclusive rights to all matches in the English league in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) for the three seasons between 2019 and 2022. Premier [...]
Aug 082018
 
Vintage TV no longer available Vintage TV has disappeared from even more TV screens this week, with the service now being removed from Sky and Virgin Media. The channel says the temporary removal from Sky and Virgin Media is part of plans to make the channel accessible to “as many viewers as possible”… This follows [...]
Aug 032018
 
Quest HD launches on Freesat and Sky Quest HD has launched today on Freesat and Sky. Quest shows programming from the Discovery channel, and also some sports events from Eurosport – they are all owned by Discovery. Quest will also be the home of English League Football highlights, having won the rights from Channel Five. [...]
Jul 072018
 
Paramount Network UK now available Paramount Network UK, featuring a schedule heavy with US drama and movies, started transmission on the 4th July. On Freeview and YouView, Paramount Network launched on channel 57. On Sky, Paramount Network’s launch on channel 159 Freesat and Virgin Media customers have missed out on the launch altogether. However, although [...]
Jun 302018
 
Some IPTV / Streaming Top Tips Sometimes the old “reboot your router and box” works magic!!! Q: “I am having buffering issues with channels. What is happening ?” A: First, check your internet connection or router and restart it. Check your MAG IPTV box, and restart it. Increase the buffer in your MAG IPTV box. [...]
Jun 302018
 
Recommended Internet Speeds for IPTV IPTV and streaming is fast becoming the major way of watching TV, with satellite TV still way out in front. But for some people their internet provider does not provide the required speeds for the internet TV services. Low internet speeds can mean low resolutions and buffering and freezing. So [...]
Jun 272018
 
BBC Wimbledon Red Button streams activated The BBC has activated extra red button streams to provide coverage from Wimbledon. We reported earlier ( https://www.satandpcguy.com/2018/06/13/bbc-red-button-streams-summer-2018/ ) that the service was testing, but they have now been activated on Sky boxes. Sky viewers can find the extra Red Button streams between channels 980 and 986, including a [...]
Jun 272018
 
Motorsport TV returns to Sky boxes Motorsport TV has announced its return to Sky after a “technical issue” kept it off the platform for more than a week. As we reported last week ( https://www.satandpcguy.com/2018/06/20/motorsport-tv-removed-from-skys-epg/ ) Motorsport TV was suddenly and without warning removed form the Sky programme guide. The channel is available once more [...]