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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... >>

Sky+ HD footy remotes pictures and hands-on: Liverpool, Chelsea, Man City - who will win the title?

Sky+ HD footy remotes pictures and hands-on: Liverpool, Chelsea, Man City - who will win the title?

By 17 April 2014

Sky announced its line-up of football club remote controls last week and now we've had a chance to see them in action. We're nearing the end of one of the most exciting Premiership seasons in recent memory, with three teams still in with a realistic chance... >>

Game of Thrones success prompts Sky to simulcast 24: Live Another Day and Mad Men too

Game of Thrones success prompts Sky to simulcast 24: Live Another Day and Mad Men too

By 8 April 2014

Sky has revealed that its simulcast of Game of Thrones Season 4 episode 1 ('Two Swords') was such a success that it will be repeating the practice with other big Sky Atlantic HD shows. The first episode of Game of Thrones was available to watch on the... >>

Don't have Sky? Here's how to watch Game of Thrones legally

Don't have Sky? Here's how to watch Game of Thrones legally

By 7 April 2014

Two Swords is the first, spectacular, episode of Game of Thrones Season 4 and it's already been screened in the US and very early this morning on Sky Atlantic HD (and in SD). It is also being repeated tonight in its traditional UK slot of 9pm on the... >>

Sky Buy & Keep service lets you do just that with new movies

Sky Buy & Keep service lets you do just that with new movies

By 2 April 2014

Sky has announced it will soon let customers buy HD movies to download and keep via their Sky box as it continues to try and capitalise on the 4.4 million connected Sky customers in the UK with set top boxes in their homes. While Amazon, Netflix, and... >>

Hands-on: Sky EPG 2014 review (video)

Hands-on: Sky EPG 2014 review (video)

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Sky is set to release an update to the EPG in the UK this Spring (read April) that will bring a couple of new features as well as pave the way for more features in the coming months. We've been living with the new update to see if it helps improve your... >>