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Your Apple TV just got a bit more useful, NOW TV available in full

Your Apple TV just got a bit more useful, NOW TV available in full

By 24 September 2014

NOW TV is now available on Apple TV in full. The sports part of the over-the-top video service from Sky was added to Apple's media streaming box at the end of last year, but users have asked for the entertainment and film areas for some time. Sky has... >>

Braaiiinnsss!!! Hands-on with The Walking Dead special edition Now TV box and Brain Food Popcorn Bowl

Braaiiinnsss!!! Hands-on with The Walking Dead special edition Now TV box and Brain Food Popcorn Bowl

By 23 September 2014

We're big fans of The Walking Dead here on Pocket-lint, the original Robert Kirkman and Charlie Adlard comic books and the TV series. And we were already fizzing with excitement that season five is almost on us, starting in the US on 12 October and screening... >>

NOW TV adds Chromecast support for Android, iPhone and iPad, still no Apple TV though

NOW TV adds Chromecast support for Android, iPhone and iPad, still no Apple TV though

By 2 September 2014

As reported in March, Sky's NOW TV subscription service is making good on the promise of supporting as many streaming devices as possible by adding Google Chromecast support for its apps for Android, iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. The NOW TV apps for both... >>

Sky Sports News HQ viewable by all NOW TV subscribers, just in time for transfer deadline day

Sky Sports News HQ viewable by all NOW TV subscribers, just in time for transfer deadline day

By 28 August 2014

NOW TV has added a standalone application to its NOW TV set-top-box that provides direct access to the recently relaunched Sky Sports News HQ. And what's more, you don't need a subscription to the daily or weekly Sky Sports packages to watch it. Sky Sports... >>

Sky takes aim at Netflix with recommendations and Smart Series Link

Sky takes aim at Netflix with recommendations and Smart Series Link

By 21 August 2014

Sky has announced a new recommendation engine, not unlike Netflix uses, that aims to offer up showings based on a viewer's likes and dislikes. The recommendation engine comes as part of Sky's latest Electronic Programme Guide update that's rolling out... >>

Sky Sports free to Sky, TalkTalk and Virgin Media customers for Premier League first day

Sky Sports free to Sky, TalkTalk and Virgin Media customers for Premier League first day

By 12 August 2014

Anyone signed up to Sky, TalkTalk or Virgin Media will be able to enjoy Sky Sports for free on Saturday 16 August. The start of the Barclays Premier League kicks off on Saturday and Sky wants everyone in the football spirit, so it's giving away coverage... >>

Behind the scenes at Sky Sports News HQ, bringing social, digital and broadcast closer together

Behind the scenes at Sky Sports News HQ, bringing social, digital and broadcast closer together

By 8 August 2014

For the first time in many years, Sky Sports is to redesign, rebrand and relaunch one of its most loyally viewed channels, Sky Sports News. Launching at 6am on Tuesday 12 August, Sky Sports News HQ will be the new name and new home for all of Sky's up-to-the-minute... >>

Sky Sports and Sky Movies apps available on the go to Virgin Media customers

Sky Sports and Sky Movies apps available on the go to Virgin Media customers

By 5 August 2014

Virgin Media customers with Sky Movies and Sky Sports subscriptions can now access the services on the go via iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch or online. The iOS Sky Movies and Sky Sports apps now allow users to login using their Virgin Media login details. The... >>

NOW TV box gradually becoming new Roku, adds YouTube

NOW TV box gradually becoming new Roku, adds YouTube

By 1 August 2014

It's a well-publicised fact that the NOW TV set-top-box is made by Roku. After all, Sky owns a significant stake in the streaming device manufacturer. And a recent system update even changed the user interface to look more like the Channels grid found... >>

Xbox One gets NOW TV, becomes best media player on the planet?

Xbox One gets NOW TV, becomes best media player on the planet?

By 30 July 2014

After launching on the PS4 last week, NOW TV is now available through the Xbox One and, unlike the other apps available across platforms, it fits in with the Microsoft console's tile user interface. It might even seem a little unfamiliar to those used... >>