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Sky Player coming to PS3?

Sky Player coming to PS3?

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Last week we told you how Sky had expanded its Sky Player service to FetchTV's Freeview+ Smartbox 8000 and now it looks as if the PS3, and also possibly the Wii, may be getting some Sky Player action too. Until recently Sky Player was only available via... >>

Sky Player hits living rooms with FetchTV

Sky Player hits living rooms with FetchTV

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Already available via Xbox 360 and PC browser, and expected to appear on Cello TVs and 3View's set-top-boxes in the future, Sky Player has made its first leap into the AV market through FetchTV's Freeview+ set-top box. The box has been around for a while... >>

Sky Player coming to Humax set-top boxes

Sky Player coming to Humax set-top boxes

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Humax has announced a deal with Sky that'll see the broadcaster's Sky Player on-demand TV system added to the manufacturer's newest range of set-top boxes. That includes the HD-FOX T2, which is the first Freeview HD box that's available in Britain. The... >>

3view set top box merges Freeview HD with On demand services

3view set top box merges Freeview HD with On demand services

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First announced in December, a new set top box is promising to revolutionise our TVs is to go up for pre-order at the beginning of April. Made by 3view, the new "connected set-top box" packs together free HD terrestrial TV, Sky Player, YouTube, Twitter,... >>

Sky Player heading to more devices

Sky Player heading to more devices

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Sky has continued to roll out its Sky Player offering to even more devices beyond the PC and Xbox 360. Sky Player, Sky’s online TV service will now be coming to Cello LCD TVs, and 3View's digital and IPTV set-top boxes.   “We will continue to look... >>

Sky Player on Windows 7 available now

Sky Player on Windows 7 available now

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Sky Player, Sky's online TV service is now available via the Windows Media Center programme in Windows 7 offering "a new and innovative way for people in the UK to watch live and on demand TV from Sky on a PC".   For existing Sky TV customers, Sky Player... >>

Sky Player on Xbox 360
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Sky Player on Xbox 360

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Video-on-demand (VOD) is all the rage in TV and games. The BBC’s Project Canvas should initiate open platform set-top boxes in 2010 with elements of IPTV and video on demand streaming services. Sky needs a plan. Similarly, Xbox bosses desperately need... >>

Sky Player on Xbox 360 goes for second time lucky

Sky Player on Xbox 360 goes for second time lucky

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Sky and Microsoft will attempt to launch the new Sky Player for Xbox 360 for a second time after the companies had to pull the service on the official launch day on Tuesday. "The service has been suspended due to an unforeseen technical issue". Sky... >>

Sky Player arrives on Xbox 360

Sky Player arrives on Xbox 360

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Ladies and gentlemen, Sky Player for Xbox 360 is finally here. The service, which allows you to access on-demand streams of Sky content and live broadcasting, has been long-trailed (see our coverage here, here, here and here), but has now arrived and... >>

VIDEO: Sky Player for Xbox 360 walk-through

VIDEO: Sky Player for Xbox 360 walk-through

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We've already seen Sky Player in Windows 7, but now you can see it on the Xbox 360 ahead of the official UK release on Tuesday 27 October.  The 8-minute video, sent to techtv101.com, details the channel selection process and what you can expect from... >>