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.

DTG's Keith Hayler awarded IET Achievement Medal for advancing digital radio and TV

DTG Technical Oversight Group chairman Keith Hayler has been awarded a prestigious IET Achievement Medal for his work in advancing digital TV and radio.

The Institution of Engineering and Technology handed out just five of its annual awards in 2014, which recognise some of the world's top engineering talent, who have made an exceptional contribution to the advancement of science, engineering and technology.

TiVo research reveals more than half of TV viewers dislike #hashtags on TV

The Second Annual TiVo Multitasking and Social TV Survey has revealed that 63 percent of respondents have noticed Twitter hashtags during television shows, but of this group, 53 percent disliked them, with only 12 percent reporting liking them.

A similar trend occurs with onscreen polls; 37 percent have noticed them, and within this group, 20 percent liked and 45 percent disliked the polls.

DTG appoints new Head of Communications

The Digital TV Group (DTG), the UK hub for collaborative digital TV solutions, knowledge and influence, has appointed Alex Lane as their new Head of Communications.

Alex will be responsible for external communications, marketing and PR for the DTG, focused around key annual events including the DTG Summit in May and the DTG's presence at IBC in September.