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Sky News app for iPhone revamped and reloaded

Sky News app for iPhone revamped and reloaded

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The Sky News app for iPhone has been tweaked to be more in-line with its popular iPad brethren. Version 2 of Sky News for iPhone includes bespoke coverage - ie, specially selected picture galleries, interactive images, graphs and timelines all designed... >>

Sky News iPad app paywall goes up, now £4.99 a month for non-Sky subscribers

Sky News iPad app paywall goes up, now £4.99 a month for non-Sky subscribers

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The Sky News iPad app has been so successful that Sky has now decided to cut the free trial; as it said it would when it launched earlier in the year, forcing the 500,000 who’ve downloaded the app to either sign up or miss out. "I believe we've created... >>

Best iPad 2 apps

Best iPad 2 apps

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So you've got an iPad 2, and now you need to fill it with lovely iPad apps. But with 65,000 apps available just for the iPad what are the best ones to get and are there any that take advantage of the new features of the iPad 2.  We've scoured the massive... >>

Sky News chief talks up historic iPad era

Sky News chief talks up historic iPad era

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Let it never be said that Sky doesn't like to hype the crap out of everything that it does. And when it's not talking up Wigan vs Blackpool on Super Sunday as if it's El Clásico, it's talking about how its Sky News iPad app, and the tablet era, is "a... >>

Sky News iPad app has premium plans

Sky News iPad app has premium plans

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Sky News boss John Ryley has confirmed that the new Sky News iPad app wouldn't remain free for non Sky customers forever, and that a monthly fee would be introduced at "some point" this year. Speaking at the Millbank Tower in Central London at the launch... >>

Sky News for iPad hands-on

Sky News for iPad hands-on

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Sky News has launched a dedicated iPad app that will let you get the most of the 24 hour news channel when you are away from a TV. Open up the free app and you’ll notice that it looks very different from your average catch up news broadcasting app with... >>

Sky News broadcasting from Sony Bravia

Sky News broadcasting from Sony Bravia

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Sony has announced that it is to offer 24 hour coverage from Sky News across its Bravia range, via an app on its web-connected line-up. The on demand service will be available on all internet-enabled Bravia devices, including Blu-ray players, Blu-ray... >>

Sky News gets shiny HD makeover for general election

Sky News gets shiny HD makeover for general election

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Sky News is to begin its HD service at 9pm 6 May to coincide with the forthcoming general election. The high definition channel, which had a solid trial with The Sky News Debate last week, will feature on Sky channel 517 and be simulcast alongside its... >>

Sky to give political leaders HD treatment

Sky to give political leaders HD treatment

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Sky News, which is expected to go HD by the end of the month, has said that it will be showing the prime ministerial debate in HD when it's its turn on 22 April. The 1.5-hour long debate between Gordon Brown, Nick Clegg and David Cameron will be on Sky... >>

Sky News app hits Android

Sky News app hits Android

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Sky News has followed its iPhone app launch with one for the Android platform allowing Google phone fans to get all the "breaking news" as it happens. Those keen to see what's happening without just firing up their browser can get all the latest deets... >>