Television News:

How to control your television with any object
…A way of turning any object into a remote control has been developed. The Matchpoint system, developed by Lancaster University, only needs a webcam and a chosen object. Once synchronised, the user can change the volume, channel or access…


Gambling adverts 'in 95% of TV matches'
…Some 95% of TV advertising breaks during live UK football matches feature… and online betting firms show TV commercials for the first time. In 2016, betting firms… spent £150m a year on TV adverts. A single advert for Premiership football…


Gunpowder: Guy Fawkes TV drama's violence sparks complaints
…", while another called it "one of the most painful things I've ever witnessed on TV


TV tower firm Arqiva eyes £6bn UK listing
…The UK's largest owner of TV transmitters, Arqiva, has announced plans to float… first radio broadcast in 1922, and its masts are used by TV channels, radio stations… and international broadcasters. It estimates its TV transmissions cover more than 98% of the UK…


ICYMI: TV high jinks and a dancing duchess
…Some stories you might have missed.…


Quest to save Cosgrove Hall children's TV treasures
…Puppets used for some of the best-loved children's TV characters of the 1970s…


Missing Leiston owl spotted on BBC TV report recaptured
…Missing Leiston owl spotted on TV news report An owl which was spotted on a TV


Canada producer leaves TV amid flurry of sexual abuse allegations
…Canadian producer Gilbert Rozon has left several television productions amid… festival in 1983 and has expanded the brand to include television shows and specials… judge Simon Cowell, on the French television show France's Got Talent…


Teacher swaps classroom for new BBC TV comedy
…A BBC Three sitcom, Man Like Mobeen, created by and starring comedian Guz Khan, is in production. It chronicles the adventures of 28-year-old Mobeen, who's trying to shake off his criminal past and do the right thing in providing for his…


Missing Leiston owl spotted on TV news report
…An owl that escaped its aviary was caught on camera during a TV report…