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Sky to launch dedicated Ryder Cup channel

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UK pay TV operator Sky is due to offer a dedicated channel for the Ryder Cup golf tournament this autumn. For the first time, Sky… Read more

BSkyB launches new service app

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BSkyB has launched a new service app, enabling customers to keep track of their Sky account via their mobile devices.  According to Sky, the app… Read more

Amazon lands US Mad Dogs remake

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Amazon Prime Instant Video has reportedly landed the US remake of BSkyB drama Mad Dogs. Left Bank Pictures, the UK-based Sony Pictures Television prodco, is… Read more

BSkyB enlists Agama for Now TV, Sky Go quality assurance

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BSkyB has extended its quality assurance agreement with Agama, using the latter’s monitoring solution to now also cover OTT service playout for Sky’s Now TV… Read more

Samsung bundles Now TV offer with Galaxy tablets

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Samsung is offering a three-month Now TV Sky Movies Pass to customers that buy a Galaxy Tab S tablet as part of a new premium… Read more

Leading UK digital channels’ content spend hits £2.6bn

A group of leading UK digital and pay TV channels spent a combined £2.6 billion (€3.25 billion) on programming last year, a £234 million increase… Read more

BSkyB chooses banks for pan-European pay TV plan

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UK pay TV operator BSkyB has hired Morgan Stanley and Barclays to advise on its plans to create a pan-European pay TV giant combining its… Read more

Canis sells off Sit-Up EPG slots to Turner, Gems TV

UK broadcast management company Canis Media has sold off the Price Drop and Bid TV channel slots on the Sky EPG after the networks’ parent… Read more

Sky Sports extends golf rights

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BSkyB’s Sky Sports has struck a deal to show the US Open golf championship for a further five years as part of a new agreement… Read more

BSkyB adds ITV Player to Now TV

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BSkyB has added ITV Player, the catch-up service from the UK’s leading commercial broadcaster to the Now TV box that enables users to sign up… Read more