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Samsung giving free NOW TV movie subscriptions with Galaxy Tab S tablets

Samsung giving free NOW TV movie subscriptions with Galaxy Tab S tablets

By 30 June 2014

Samsung has announced several exclusive content deals for its Galaxy Tab S tablets including a partnership with Sky that results in free NOW TV subscriptions for buyers of the devices. Free with every Galaxy Tab S 10.5 or 8.4-inch tablet sold in the UK... >>

Sky customers turning to on-demand in droves

Sky customers turning to on-demand in droves

By 11 June 2014

Sky has confirmed that more than half of all its TV customers now have a Sky+HD box connected to a broadband service and that on-demand viewing when in a connected home accounts for 5 per cent of all programmes watched. In a huge shift from its first... >>

Sky Go to get live World Cup matches as ITV signs up to service

Sky Go to get live World Cup matches as ITV signs up to service

By 4 June 2014

Sky has signed ITV's channels for inclusion in its Sky Go application, which introduces live World Cup matches to the mix. As ITV has half the terrestrial TV rights to the live matches throughout the tournament in Brazil, Sky Go users will be able to... >>

NOW TV apologises for Premier League outage, hands out £10 shopping vouchers (updated)

NOW TV apologises for Premier League outage, hands out £10 shopping vouchers (updated)

By 16 May 2014

UPDATE: Pocket-lint has spoken to Sky and Now TV to get some clarification and has updated some of the details below.... NOW TV, the video streaming service from Sky, has suffered a few dips in its service recently. It struggled during the 9pm showing... >>

Virgin Media to get Sky F1 HD channel at last, along with Sky Sports 3 and 4 HD and more

Virgin Media to get Sky F1 HD channel at last, along with Sky Sports 3 and 4 HD and more

By 12 May 2014

Virgin Media has signed a five year deal with Sky that means the cable TV operator will get all of the remaining HD channels it has previously lacked. Sky F1 HD, Sky Sports 3 HD, Sky Sports 4 HD, Sky Sports News HD and Sky News HD will join the service... >>

UK ISPs agree to send piracy alert letters to suspected offenders

UK ISPs agree to send piracy alert letters to suspected offenders

By 9 May 2014

After years of talks, internet service providers in the UK are about to sign a deal to help cut down on piracy by sending alert letters to suspected offenders. However, they will be educational in tone rather legal. And after four alerts, ISPs will take... >>

Sky News adds Catch Up TV service for Sky+HD customers

Sky News adds Catch Up TV service for Sky+HD customers

By 8 May 2014

Sky News has launched its own Catch Up TV service on the Sky On Demand platform. Sky+HD customers who have their set-top-boxes hooked up to a broadband connection can choose to watch current and recent stories on demand. Some Sky News applications allow... >>

Project Ethan: Sky planning major revamp of set top box to fend off competition

Project Ethan: Sky planning major revamp of set top box to fend off competition

By 28 April 2014

Sky has setup a special unit named "Project Ethan" that's planning a major overhaul to place shows in the cloud, it's claimed. In preparation for competing services from Apple TV, Google and Amazon, Sky has punted the name "Project 2016". This apparent... >>

Sky Store Buy & Keep service now available, buy the HD film get a DVD

Sky Store Buy & Keep service now available, buy the HD film get a DVD

By 23 April 2014

Sky has started the roll out of its Sky Store Buy & Keep service. From today, connected Sky+HD customers will be able to purchase digital versions of movies in high definition to download to their boxes and receive an additional DVD copy in the post.... >>

Don't have Sky? Here's how to watch the Easter weekend Premier League crunch matches

Don't have Sky? Here's how to watch the Easter weekend Premier League crunch matches

By 18 April 2014

This Easter bank holiday weekend there are five football matches being shown live on Sky Sports HD that will help determine who ends the long season as champions of the Premier League and who will be in fourth and therefore bag the last Champions League... >>