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TV Licensing loophole for students...

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    (Original post by Another)
    If I wanted to watch old shows on BBC iPlayer (say, a week old) - Do I still need a license?

    I currently use my TV for Amazon Prime/YouTube. I don't have freeview channels, because I don't have an aerial. No license needed right? (Not like I've ever had one of these guys at my house, but still!)
    You would indeed need a tv license. It covers anything and everything on the iPlayer. You stuck to just using it for Amazon Prime/Youtube, you wouldn't.

    (Original post by somevirtualguy)
    So as long as my parents have a TV license and I only stream live things on my laptop when it's not on charge, I'm perfectly fine?
    Indeed you would be

    Or just dont pay it


    I've read somewhere that soon they're going to have vans that sniff for packets across wifi to tell whether your wathching on demand tv by wifi

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