Leading the evolution of television

The DTG is the centre for collaboration at the heart of the digital TV industry. More than 125 companies are members of the DTG, and collectively we drive innovation and growth in the television and technology sectors.

We're the only impartial space of its kind in the UK, and the joint expertise from DTG Members continues to define the technologies that make the UK a world-leading TV industry and ensure market interoperability.

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Ofcom supports UK leadership in the Internet of Things

Ofcom will support the UK as leaders in the development and growth of the Internet of Things (IoT), which is likely to see billions of smart gadgets and devices wirelessly connected to the internet and each other.

Through collaboration with industry and government, Ofcom seeks to establish a regulatory environment that will encourage investment and innovation across IoT applications.

Creative industries urge EU to safeguard their spectrum allocation

Leading voices from the media, technology and arts sectors have called on EU decision-makers to develop a strategy for the future of spectrum that will sustain the vitality of Europe's creative and cultural industries.

The call follows a meeting in the European Parliament involving senior representatives of organisation such as the Association of European Radios (AER); Broadcast Networks Europe (BNE); the European Broadcasting Union (EBU); the European Federation of Journalists (EFJ) and UNI MEI, which represents 170 national unions and guilds affiliating more than 375 000 creators, technicians and other workers in the media, entertainment and arts worldwide

Sky plans to launch into mobile and quad-play services

Sky has announced a new partnership with Telefonica UK—owner of O2—that will provide customers with a host of mobile voice and data services, launching them into the mobile sector.

The virtual network operator deal will give Sky access to Telefonica's 2G, 3G and 4G services over its popular nationwide network. Sky plans to launch its first mobile phone services to customers in 2016.