A VIRTUAL reality neckband which simulates real pleasure and pain (momentarily) had the internet and gaming world clambering for more information. Unfortunately, the AzanaBand was nothing more than a very clever publicity stunt by Channel 4 to promote a new Black Mirror-style show. Here is what we know about it... What is the Azanaband? The website created to promote the neckband says it was developed with virtual gaming experts and leading scientists. By connecting to existing virtual reality devices, the fictional device turns games into "real world experiences" by amplifying three senses: Happiness, fear and pain. It says the fear function should not be activated for anyone with heart conditions (obviously). The band glows a very ominous red when the gamer is experiencing pain, "making you fight for your survival" - the promotional website says. What show is the Azanaband promoting? The Azanaband is promoting a new Channel 4 show called Kiss Me First, due to air on terrestrial TV … [Read more...] about What are AzanaBands, what is the fake Channel 4 ad for ‘real pain’ VR neck bands about and what is Kiss Me First?
A BID is being drawn up to bring Channel 4 to Warwickshire when it relocates its headquarters out of London. The television channel – launched in 1984 – will also open two hubs in different locations in the UK. Local authorities have the opportunity to bid to host the HQ or one of the hubs in their district and Warwick District Council aims to put in a bid for a hub in Royal Leamington Spa before the 11th May deadline. The bid will focus on the benefits of being based in a regency riverside town, at the heart of the country, its successful digital creative economy. Cllr Andrew Mobbs, leader, Warwick District Council, said: “I have been working in the background with senior officers for some time and met with Channel 4 last year. “This is an exciting opportunity for our district, but we are entering a highly competitive process against bids from throughout the country. “I believe that a hub, as part of our Creative Quarter initiative, would be a wonderful … [Read more...] about Bid to bring Channel 4 to Warwickshire
Liverpool 23 April 2018 Share this with Facebook Share this with Twitter Share this with Messenger Share this with Messenger Share this with Email Share Share this with These are external links and will open in a new window Email Share this with Email Facebook Share this with Facebook Messenger Share this with Messenger Messenger Share this with Messenger Twitter Share this with Twitter Pinterest Share this with Pinterest WhatsApp Share this with WhatsApp LinkedIn Share this with LinkedIn Copy this link http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-merseyside-43864515 Read more about sharing. These are external links and will open in a new window Close share panel Steve Rotheram Liverpool is launching a "compelling bid" to host Channel 4's new national headquarters, the city council says.The broadcaster is searching for a base and two other hubs outside London with plans to … [Read more...] about Liverpool launches Channel 4 HQs bid
0 Have your say Would you dare bare all in the hunt for your one true love? If it sounds up your street, then Channel 4 hit dating show Naked Attraction could be the perfect place for you to start.The show - which is due to air its third series in November this year and is hosted by Anna Richardson - is looking for contestants to get fully naked, after picking one of six potential partners based on their naked body.The couple then put their clothes back on (phew!) and head out on a date to see if they're as attracted to one another fully dressed as they were in the buff.If you don't mind the idea of the nation seeing you in the nuddy, then click here to find out how you can put your name forward. … [Read more...] about Hit Channel 4 dating show Naked Attraction looking for Leeds singletons
WHEN Homeland first launched way back in 2011 it was a TV phenomenon which even had Barack Obama hooked. We're now on to series seven of the spy thriller - here's when it is next on and what fans can expect from episode ten... When can I watch Homeland season seven in the UK? Homeland continues TONIGHT, April 22 at 9pm on Channel 4. It's the tenth hour-long instalment out of a total of 12 in the current season. If you miss the show you will be able to catch in one hour later on Channel 4+1. It will also become available on Channel 4's on-demand service shortly after the show airs. What is Homeland? Homeland is an American political thriller television series developed by Howard Gordon and Alex Gansa It is based on the Israeli series Prisoners of War (Original Hebrew title Hatufim, literally "Abductees"), which was created by Gideon Raff. The series stars Claire Danes as Carrie Mathison, a Central Intelligence Agency officer with bipolar disorder. The series has received … [Read more...] about What time is Homeland episode ten on Channel 4 tonight, who’s in the cast with Claire Danes and what’s series seven about?