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Old December 29th 16, 09:17 AM posted to
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Default Timeline for BBC local news in HD?

In article ,
Chris Green wrote:
Angus Robertson - Magenta Systems Ltd wrote:

Most new TVs and set-top boxes have internet capability now, so it
needs a new specification for Freeview and Freesat boxes that
integrates streaming internet programmes into the EPG transparently,
effectively putting BBC3 back into the TV schedules.

Which would mean that quite a lot of people wouldn't have access to TV
because they don't have th necessary internet connection bandwidth.

and, even if they did, it would eat into their monthly data allowance.

from KT24 in Surrey, England