Sky News launches new youth-skewed digital platform

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BSkyB’s Sky News has launched a new digital platform aimed at giving young people an enhanced voice ahead of next year’s UK general election. The… Read more

BSkyB launches Sky Sports News HQ app on Now TV box

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UK pay TV operator BSkyB has launched a Sky Sports News HQ app on the Now TV box, the Roku-made device that delivers its low-cost… Read more

TalkTalk adds sports channels


UK service provider TalkTalk is adding sports channels BoxNation and Premier Sports to its programming line-up. The two channels will join TalkTalk TV on August… Read more

Sky makes ethnic minority pledge

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Sky has announced a string of measures, designed to better represent black, Asian and minority ethnic (BAME) viewers across its entertainment channels.  Sky said that all… Read more

OSN adds new linear channels to fast-growing OTT service

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Middle East pay TV provider OSN has added three new live channels to its OTT TV service OSN Play and has claimed a 60% increase… Read more

BSkyB launches weekly pay-you-go Sky Sports option

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BSkyB has launched a new pay-as-you-go variant for its Now TV OTT offering, providing a weekly Sky Sports pass for £10.99 (€13.75). The Sky Sports… Read more

Sky Italia sees continued decline

21st Century Fox-owned Sky Italia saw a continued decline in its subscriber base in the quarter to June, dropping by 25,000 to 4.73 million. For… Read more

Sky Deutschland expects big subscriber boost in coming year

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Pay TV operator Sky Deutschland expects to gain between 400,000 and 450,000 subscribers and full-year EBITDA in the range of €80-110 million in the new… Read more

Horse & Country TV to benefit from Sky EPG categories merger

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UK pay TV operator BSkyB is merging the lifestyle category on its EPG with the entertainment genre, with all channels previously listed under lifestyle moved… Read more

ITV’s Crozier unveils plan to push for retransmission fees

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ITV chief executive Adam Crozier has said that the company and the wider industry will push for BSkyB to pay US-style retransmission fees to carry… Read more