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Sky and HBO extend exclusivity deal to 2020, will now make original shows together

Sky and HBO extend exclusivity deal to 2020, will now make original shows together

By 30 January 2014

BSkyB has announced that it has extended its exclusivity agreement with HBO to show the US channel's programming in the UK on Sky Atlantic first. The new deal will run until 2020 and includes an agreement to make new original drama shows together. Sky... >>

Sky On Demand gets catch-up TV from Watch, Gold, Dave and Alibi

Sky On Demand gets catch-up TV from Watch, Gold, Dave and Alibi

By 29 January 2014

UKTV has signed a deal with Sky to add catch-up TV services for four of its channels - Gold, Dave, Watch and Alibi - to Sky's On Demand platform. Sky+HD customers will now be able to access shows from each of the channels on demand after they have originally... >>

Sky Wireless Booster review
4 out of 5

Sky Wireless Booster review

By 29 January 2014

This is a review for Sky customers, as the Sky Wireless Booster is a new product in the company's arsenal. If you already have a Sky Broadband router in your home then, let us guess, its wireless power doesn't quite reach everywhere? In the UK, with our... >>

OneDrive: The new global name for SkyDrive, as Microsoft adheres to court order

OneDrive: The new global name for SkyDrive, as Microsoft adheres to court order

By 27 January 2014

Microsoft has changed the name of its SkyDrive cloud service to OneDrive, after a UK court found in June 2013 that the original name infringed on a trademark owned by British broadcaster and network BSkyB. Microsoft agreed to change the name without... >>

Game of Thrones Season 4 trailer blasts its way across the net (video)

Game of Thrones Season 4 trailer blasts its way across the net (video)

By 13 January 2014

The Game of Thrones Season 4 trailer has officially been on the internet for only six hours and already it's accrued over two million views on YouTube. And that's just the official version, not the many reposts that have since appeared. Aired for the... >>

Game of Thrones Season 4 will start on US screens 6 April, UK 7 April, first trailer coming 12 January

Game of Thrones Season 4 will start on US screens 6 April, UK 7 April, first trailer coming 12 January

By 10 January 2014

It has been confirmed by HBO that the fourth season of Game of Thrones will start screening in the US on Sunday 6 April. The first trailer will be shown on the channel this Sunday, 12 January, before the premiere of new drama True Detective, and presumably... >>

Apple TV owners can now access Sky Sports through Now TV Day Pass

Apple TV owners can now access Sky Sports through Now TV Day Pass

By 17 December 2013

Sky's Now TV service has launched an application for Apple TV that allows owners of the media streaming box to access Sky Sports. If there is a particular sporting event you want to watch, you can purchase a Sky Sports Now TV Day Pass through the app,... >>

Sky Store opens its doors to all, anybody can rent movies not just Sky subscribers

Sky Store opens its doors to all, anybody can rent movies not just Sky subscribers

By 4 December 2013

Sky has made its Sky Store movie rental service publicly available. Anybody can now sign up for an account and rent movies through a number of different platforms, not just those with a Sky subscription. The Sky Store offers a wide collection of movies,... >>

Sky+ app for iPhone and Android now lets you download TV shows to your Sky+HD box remotely

Sky+ app for iPhone and Android now lets you download TV shows to your Sky+HD box remotely

By 3 December 2013

Sky has released an update for its Sky+ app for iPhone, iPod touch, iPad and Android that adds the feature to download On Demand shows to your Sky+HD box. This means you can choose shows from the Showcase, Catch Up TV, TV Box Sets or Sky Movies sections... >>

Pocket-lint Gadget Awards 2013 in pictures

Pocket-lint Gadget Awards 2013 in pictures

By 29 November 2013

The 10th annual Pocket-lint Gadget Awards brought the great and the good of the UK tech industry together in Central London last night, for an evening of award giving, partying, dancing and taco scoffing. Also celebrating a decade of Pocket-lint, the... >>