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


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


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

Sophie Turner Laing to leave Sky

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BSkyB’s head of content, Sophie Turner Laing, is to step down from her role and leave the company later this year. Sky said it would… Read more

‘Sky Europe’ would boost content and save on tech, infrastructure

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A merged Sky Europe comprising BSkyB, Sky Deutschland and Sky Italia would be able to make considerable savings on technology and back-office infrastructure, while cooperating… Read more

BSkyB in talks to create European pay TV giant with Sky Deutschland and Sky Italia

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BSkyB has confirmed it is in preliminary talks about acquiring 21st Century Fox’s 57% stake in Sky Deutschland and Sky Italia to create a pan-European… Read more

Sky forms AdSmart local ad partnership with Johnston Press

BSkyB has teamed up with UK local newspaper group Johnston Press to create a new targeted regional advertising partnership.  Sky will make its new Sky… Read more