Sky 3D archive

  • Sir David Attenborough: 3D for 'TV programs that really mean something'
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    Sir David Attenborough: 3D for 'TV programs that really mean something'

    By 15 December 2010

    Sir David Attenborough is a fan of the power of 3D but only within reason. The legendary wildlife documentary presenter has praised the extra dimension for of the added impact that nature films can make on audiences in the modern day. Speaking at the...

  • Innovation of the Year 2010: and the nominees are...
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    Innovation of the Year 2010: and the nominees are...

    By 6 December 2010

    Once in a blue moon, a new product comes along that changes the face of technology as we know it. This category isn't about stats and specs, it's about genuinely game-changing innovations that have made us take a step back in shock/admiration/child-like...

  • Avatar 3DTV world premiere on Sky 3D
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    Avatar 3DTV world premiere on Sky 3D

    By 1 December 2010

    Sky 3D has secured a major coup - the 3D TV world premiere of the biggest movie of all time, Avatar. James Cameron's blockbuster will be shown in 3D, on the Sky 3D channel, on Christmas Eve at 8pm. John Cassy, Sky 3D’s channel director said: "Confirming...

  • Sir David Attenborough’s Flying Monsters 3D soars in for Christmas Day
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    Sir David Attenborough’s Flying Monsters 3D soars in for Christmas Day

    By 23 November 2010

    Sky has announced that Sir David Attenborough's Flying Monsters 3D is to be given its first airing on Christmas Day. Despite sounding like a show that Alan Partridge may have pitched ("Monkey Tennis, Youth Hostelling with Chris Eubank, err, Flying Monsters...

  • Ringside with David Haye: Behind the scenes of Sky 3D boxing
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    Ringside with David Haye: Behind the scenes of Sky 3D boxing

    By 27 October 2010

    Sky's 3D boxing coverage is "amazing". That's the view of WBA Heavyweight Champion of the World, David Haye, who was speaking with Pocket-lint during an up close and personal look at Sky's 3D boxing coverage. And if you want to argue with him, be our...

  • Sky 3D to stay free for HD customers
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    Sky 3D to stay free for HD customers

    By 22 October 2010

    Good news 3D fans, Sky's 3D channel is likely to remain free (well, free if you're on the HD package at least) for a considerable time, according to the channel's director John Cassy, who spoke with Pocket-lint. "We're quite a long way ahead of the curve,...

  • Keeping up with the Ryder Cup
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    Keeping up with the Ryder Cup

    By 4 October 2010

    Golf's 2010 Ryder Cup has made history in two ways - not only is it the first sporting tournament to be shown in 3D, it's also the first time in the cup's 83-year run that play has carried on until the Monday - a result of the glorious UK weather. Thanks...

  • Sky 3D - everything you need to know
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    Sky 3D - everything you need to know

    By 1 October 2010

    You can now get 3D broadcasts at home, courtesy of both Sky and Virgin Media. We've pulled together a series of guides to get you up to speed if you're thinking of taking the plunge into the third dimension. Before you do anything, take a look at our...

  • How to go 3D at home
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    How to go 3D at home

    By 30 September 2010

    Get your glasses on and prep the popcorn because Sky's new 3D service is finally here, including films, sport and a range of original programming. If you're thinking of taking the plunge into the the third dimension, but you're not quite sure where to...

  • What's on Sky 3D?
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    What's on Sky 3D?

    By 29 September 2010

    Due to launch on Friday (1 October), Sky 3D is set to pave the way for three-dimensional TV broadcasts. We've already covered the full list of 3D programmes announced by Sky earlier this week, which will include original programmes, sports and movies,...

  • First Look: Sky 3D review
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    First Look: Sky 3D review

    By 29 September 2010

    The dawn of a new era in television is upon us, but is 3D really the answer? We've given Sky's new 3D service a run for its money to see what's what before the service goes official. It's worth stressing at this point that Sky's 3D service is in its infancy....

  • Sky 3D channel line up confirmed: The fight begins
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    Sky 3D channel line up confirmed: The fight begins

    By 28 September 2010

    Virgin Media may have just pipped Sky to the 3D post, but the Murdoch-owned giant has seen its cable rival's StreetDance 3D hand and raised it with a veritable 3D full-house. The official line-up includes an array of content including original programming,...

  • 3D TVs: what televisions are on offer?
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    3D TVs: what televisions are on offer?

    By 27 September 2010

    Although 3D home cinema has been a reality for a while now, it's now set to really take off following the highly anticipated launch of Sky 3D. We've hunted down the best 3D TVs around so that you don't have to and the good new is that they're all compatible...

  • Sky 3DTV - your questions answered
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    Sky 3DTV - your questions answered

    By 28 January 2010

    Sky is bringing 3DTV to the UK for the very first time this Sunday as a one off and then for good from April. We know you'll be able to get it if you have a Sky +HD box and it'll even be free if you happen to already have the top package but what about...

  • Sky 3D likely to hit cinema screens first
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    Sky 3D likely to hit cinema screens first

    By 23 September 2009

    Sky has said that it is preparing for the lack of 3D enabled TVs in the home with a possible move to host 3D events in cinemas while people move to the new technology. "We will absolutely be launching a service in 2010 and that service will be fundamentally...