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BT switches off final 3G wireless tower

The company's decommissioning of a wireless tower in Belfast marks its full commitment to 4G and 5G service.

Setanta Sports expands Bundesliga rights to new countries

The deal includes the renewal of rights in 10 European and Asian countries, plus three new Baltic territories.

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Graham Norton channel debuts on Samsung TV Plus in Europe

Samsung has struck a deal with ITV Studios for a new channel on its Samsung TV Plus platform that will offer repeats of "The Graham Norton Show."
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BBC iPlayer to remove offline downloads perk for Macs, PCs

The BBC will stop allowing desktop and laptop users to save streaming content within the BBC iPlayer Downloads app in March.
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Everyone TV offers sneak peek at forthcoming Freely streaming service

Everyone TV has offered a first look at Freely, a new British streaming service that will make broadcast TV signals available online.
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Channel 4 will lay off 240, sell London-based headquarters

Channel 4 says it will lay off around 240 workers and sell its London-based headquarters.

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