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All Sky customers to get live Sky Sports free… through new Sky Sports Mix channel

All Sky customers to get live Sky Sports free… through new Sky Sports Mix channel

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Sky is launching an all-new Sky Sports channel that will be free to all of its TV customers and offer a selection of different, live sporting events.Sky Sports Mix will include live sports including football, golf, cricket and more, and won't cost anything... >>

New Sky VR Studio kicks off with Team Williams F1 VR experience you can watch online

New Sky VR Studio kicks off with Team Williams F1 VR experience you can watch online

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Sky has announced that it is backing virtual reality big time with a series of VR shorts. These start with a virtual reality Formula One experience to kick off the new F1 season this weekend.The broadcaster, which was one of the first commercial backers... >>

Sky Q to get 4K Ultra HD TV shows and movies from summer, Now TV too

Sky Q to get 4K Ultra HD TV shows and movies from summer, Now TV too

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It's been known since the unveiling of Sky Q last year that the Sky Q Silver box would be getting Ultra HD programming at some point in its future, we just didn't know when.The main box in the Sky Q line-up has the required HDMI output to transmit 4K... >>

Sky Q Fluid Viewing has a flaw, but here's the fix

Sky Q Fluid Viewing has a flaw, but here's the fix

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When Sky Q was announced in 2015, the standout feature for the new TV service was that you would be able to start watching your favourite TV show or movie in one room, then pause, before resuming in another room with zero hassle. Sky is so confident... >>

Sky Q install: Tips and tricks to get you ready for installation

Sky Q install: Tips and tricks to get you ready for installation

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Sky Q, the new top of the range TV service from Sky, is starting to be installed in homes up and down the country, but is there anything you can do to get ready for the big day ahead of the Sky engineer coming to your house?Having gone through the install... >>

What is Sky Q Fluid Viewing and how do I get it?

What is Sky Q Fluid Viewing and how do I get it?

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Now that Sky is heavily advertising its new TV system, Sky Q, we've had many questions about what it offers.There are lots of components to the Sky Q system, with a main box - either Sky Q Silver or Sky Q box - and separate Sky Q Mini boxes for other... >>

Sky+ customers get new Netflix-like binge watching features

Sky+ customers get new Netflix-like binge watching features

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Sky has rolled out a handful of new features for its Sky+ customers including the ability to download an entire season at the start for some TV shows, as well as automatically start the next episode of a "Box Set" when you've finished watching the previous... >>

Sky Q goes on sale, from £42 a month and £99 one-off fee

Sky Q goes on sale, from £42 a month and £99 one-off fee

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Sky's all-new, all-singing and dancing TV entertainment system is now available. Sky Q can be bought from the company's own dedicated online store from today, 9 February.The Sky Q packages start at £42 a month, although there will also be set-up costs... >>

Sky Kids app will let your children watch TV without adverts

Sky Kids app will let your children watch TV without adverts

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Sky has announced it is launching a dedicated Kids app, called Sky Kids, for parents keen to let their children watch TV without the adverts.The new app, has according to Sky, been specially designed for kids, and includes the ability to select age appropriate... >>

New, more advanced Now TV box coming soon - 4K anyone?

New, more advanced Now TV box coming soon - 4K anyone?

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A new Now TV box has been announced that will sit alongside the existing model.It will be coming later this year and although Sky has been light on details, the fact the box looks similar to the 4K Roku 4 recently launched in the States, rumours point... >>

Sky Go refreshed with new design, additional features to follow

Sky Go refreshed with new design, additional features to follow

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Sky has started to roll-out a redesigned Sky Go experience that will eventually reach all devices and be the de facto standard going forward.Starting with the online browser and Android versions, the new Sky Go has a brand new home page and look. The... >>

Watch Sky on Xbox One from today: TV from Sky app arrives to give that Sky Go experience

Watch Sky on Xbox One from today: TV from Sky app arrives to give that Sky Go experience

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Sky and Microsoft have teamed up to offer the almighty TV from Sky app on the console from today in the UK, at last.This means that Xbox One owners with a Sky Go Extra or Sky Multiscreen subscription will now be able to watch live shows and on demand... >>

Sky explains why Sky Q won't get 4K at launch

Sky explains why Sky Q won't get 4K at launch

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On the build up to the formal announcement of Sky's new TV service much was speculated about it embracing 4K ultra high definition as a new premium channel offering. However, UHD ended up being a footnote at the end of the presentation of Sky Q, with... >>

Virgin Media and BT broadband customers will be able to use Sky Q too

Virgin Media and BT broadband customers will be able to use Sky Q too

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Sky unveiled its much-rumoured Sky Q new TV service earlier today and perhaps surprised many by announcing a whole family of devices rather than one set-top-box, with a Sky Q Hub broadband router as part of the set-up. It makes sense as Sky Q is very... >>

Sky Q is more than a new 4K box, it's the connected future of Sky TV

Sky Q is more than a new 4K box, it's the connected future of Sky TV

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Sky has announced one of its most major advancements in the history of the company, Sky Q.Sky Q is not only a new set-top box but also touted as a new way of watching television. Indeed, it covers a whole family of products.A Sky Q Silver box is the main... >>

Which of these limited edition custom NOW TV boxes would you want for Christmas?

Which of these limited edition custom NOW TV boxes would you want for Christmas?

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If you're thinking of getting a NOW TV box to enjoy streamed TV shows and movies this Christmas you might be faced with a bigger choice than you originally thought. There are seven new designs the service is adding to its line-up for a limited period.A... >>

Sky Go coming to Xbox One at last in form of new TV from Sky app

Sky Go coming to Xbox One at last in form of new TV from Sky app

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Microsoft has confirmed to Pocket-lint that Sky Go is finally coming to Xbox One.With access to Sky TV already available on PS4, PS3 and, more relevantly, Xbox 360, it is a feature that has been requested by a large swathe of Xbox One owners - specifically... >>

Sky Sports to offer extended highlights of premier league matches on demand on the same day

Sky Sports to offer extended highlights of premier league matches on demand on the same day

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Sky Sports has secured the rights to show extended highlights of all Premier League football matches not shown live on the same day. That means, if your team isn't chosen to be in one of the weekend's featured live games, you can still watch far more... >>

Sky teases next big step: 4K coming 18 November?

Sky teases next big step: 4K coming 18 November?

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Sky has sent out invites to an event on 18 November where it is going to unveil what's next for the broadcaster.The invite simply says "It's time to set your TV free," with the #SetTVFree as the social hashtag for the event. So what could it mean?Industry... >>

New Sky Movies features at the heart of latest Sky+HD software update

New Sky Movies features at the heart of latest Sky+HD software update

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Sky has continued its commitment to upgrading its software and EPG every three months with new features designed to make navigation quicker and simpler.The latest update, rolling out from today, is focused on Sky Movies, with a number of key additions... >>

Get ready for The Rugby Championship with new England Rugby Sky+HD remote

Get ready for The Rugby Championship with new England Rugby Sky+HD remote

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Rugby fans may be getting excited already, with The Rugby Championship approaching. But that hasn't stopped Sky risking over exciting them by releasing a special England Rugby remote.At the bottom of the black and white remote is an icon showing the English... >>

Now TV Box (2015) vs Now TV Box vs Roku 2: What's the difference?

Now TV Box (2015) vs Now TV Box vs Roku 2: What's the difference?

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Sky's Now TV box has had an update bringing with it a number of new features, but should you upgrade from the original, should you just bite the bullet on the extra costs and go for the Roku 2, or should you just stick with what you've got already?We've... >>

New Now TV Box (2015) arrives, we get watching the latest movies, TV and sport

New Now TV Box (2015) arrives, we get watching the latest movies, TV and sport

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Sky’s new Now TV box arrives in the UK on the 6 August and boasts a number of updates over the original box launched a couple of years ago.The new Now TV box (2015) will now feature an Ethernet port to support a wired connection, as well as, a processor... >>

Sky Sports will stream Premier League goals and highlights to your phone and tablet

Sky Sports will stream Premier League goals and highlights to your phone and tablet

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Sky has won Premier League rights to show clips from the forthcoming football season on mobile and online platforms. The clips can be shown "near-live" so smartphone, tablet and computer owners can watch highlights and goals almost as soon as they happen.Users... >>

The Ashes: How Sky Sports brings the series to your TV, tablet or smartphone

The Ashes: How Sky Sports brings the series to your TV, tablet or smartphone

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Cricket is all about statistics, something that Sky Sports recognises and prioritises in its coverage of the sport and The Ashes specifically.The latest iteration of the Sky Sports app has a dedicated section for the England versus Australia series... >>

Now TV takes further step to being Sky TV for those without a dish, sports monthly pass now available

Now TV takes further step to being Sky TV for those without a dish, sports monthly pass now available

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Sky's Now TV is rapidly becoming the broadcaster's alternative paid TV service for those who cannot have a satellite dish. Already offering monthly passes for entertainment and movies channels, the service has finally launched a monthly pass for Sky's... >>

Sky giving away fibre broadband for free

Sky giving away fibre broadband for free

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Sky has changed its price plans for fibre broadband and has made the ground-breaking decision to offer its entry-level package at no cost for 12 months. You will still need a Sky line rental and Sky Talk phone package, but the normal fee of £10 a month... >>

Sky to take on CBeebies and Netflix with own kids viewing app

Sky to take on CBeebies and Netflix with own kids viewing app

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Sky recently made a significant improvement in the amount of on demand and catch up content it provides for children, raising the amount of shows on offer from around 700 to 4,000 but that's not the end of its commitment to the little'uns.The channel... >>

EU court thinks you'll confuse Skype with Sky, rules name and logo are too similar

EU court thinks you'll confuse Skype with Sky, rules name and logo are too similar

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Skype and Sky. Do you know the difference between the two?An EU court apparently didn't see a clear distinction and has ruled that Microsoft’s Skype logo and name are a lot like broadcaster Sky's logo and name, and due to the similarity, the public... >>

Star Wars 48-hour marathon to hit Sky on May the 4th in UK first

Star Wars 48-hour marathon to hit Sky on May the 4th in UK first

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Sky has announced that Star Wars will be shown in its entirety over a 48-hour marathon that kicks off on, of course, May the 4th. Yes it's written that way because it's the official Star Wars Day - may the force be with you and all that.All six films... >>

3D at home is dead, Sky kills channels in favour of on demand only

3D at home is dead, Sky kills channels in favour of on demand only

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Sky has put what could be seen as the final nail in the coffin of home 3D entertainment by shutting its dedicated channels in favour of on demand content only.From June, Sky HD customers will only be able to watch 3D movies and documentaries, including... >>

Sky Store Buy & Keep now rolling out to everyone: Buy a digital movie get a DVD free

Sky Store Buy & Keep now rolling out to everyone: Buy a digital movie get a DVD free

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Sky has expanded its Buy & Keep service to all Sky Store customers in the UK and Ireland, not just Sky+HD subscribers.Last year, Sky launched the incentive for its own TV subscribers, offering a free DVD sent through the post with every participating... >>

Sky+HD EPG update out: Movie trailers, delete all option, cross-season series link and more

Sky+HD EPG update out: Movie trailers, delete all option, cross-season series link and more

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Sky has announced that an EPG update to its Sky+HD boxes will begin rolling out from today.The updates will run across planner, movies, accessibility, parental controls and power.The planner has been updated with a Scheduled tab for upcoming recordings... >>

Stan Lee and Sky do a superhero team-up for Lucky Man series

Stan Lee and Sky do a superhero team-up for Lucky Man series

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Stan Lee, one of the creators of Spider-Man and overall Marvel big man, has teamed up with Sky to create a TV drama called Lucky Man.Lucky Man was an original idea created by Stan Lee and is being made by his company POW! Entertainment.The series will... >>

Sky Restart will let you go back to the start of a movie, whatever time you start watching

Sky Restart will let you go back to the start of a movie, whatever time you start watching

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Sky has confirmed that it will me letting movie fans go back to the start of the movie even if they've started watching half way through.The feature already available on Sky Italia for some time now allows customers to go back to the start of a movie... >>

Sky's NOW TV has landed on EE TV boxes, just in time for Game of Thrones

Sky's NOW TV has landed on EE TV boxes, just in time for Game of Thrones

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Early adopters of the EE TV box will be pleased to hear that its creators have rewarded them by already announcing Sky's NOW TV is arriving soon.NOW TV allows viewers to enjoy Sky content over their internet connection without the need to pay for a long... >>

If you’re with Sky and use torrents your details might already be in the hands of copyright trolls

If you’re with Sky and use torrents your details might already be in the hands of copyright trolls

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Sky Broadband will hand over details of its subscribers suspected of illegally downloading movies, it has confirmed. In a letter sent to users who might be affected, the company revealed that it has no option than to provide the names and addresses of... >>

What it's like to drive the best F1 track in the world... on Scalextric

What it's like to drive the best F1 track in the world... on Scalextric

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Sky Sports F1 presenter Martin Brundle told Pocket-lint that he had a vision of the ultimate Formula One race track in his head, with corners and parts collated from circuits around the world, but he didn't think it would ever make its way out of his... >>

HBO streaming service, HBO Now, should hit Apple TV with new Game of Thrones in April

HBO streaming service, HBO Now, should hit Apple TV with new Game of Thrones in April

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HBO is reportedly in talks with Apple to make Apple TV one of its launch platforms for its highly anticipated stand-alone streaming service, HBO Now.HBO Now is expected to debut in April with the new series of Game of Thrones. This comes from sources... >>

Are you a Frozen fan who has Sky? You'll want the Sky Disney Frozen remote then

Are you a Frozen fan who has Sky? You'll want the Sky Disney Frozen remote then

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Sky has often come out with interestingly designed remote controls - such as the football team editions - or set-top-boxes, and its latest venture is to partner with Disney to launch a dedicated Sky+HD Frozen-themed remote control for those that just... >>

Secret Game of Thrones blooper reel given to a few key fans, but you can watch it here

Secret Game of Thrones blooper reel given to a few key fans, but you can watch it here

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As part of the Game of Thrones exhibition, which visited London a week ago, visitors were asked to enter their details on a dedicated site which would play host to themed pictures or video taken of them during the event. Also, as each of them had to choose... >>