BSkyB’s Now TV adds YouTube to box

YouTube Now TV

BSkyB’s OTT TV service Now TV has added YouTube to its Roku-supplied Now TV streaming box. Now TV box customers can download the YouTube app… Read more

Crispin Odey rejects BSkyB’s Sky Deutschland bid

Crispin Odey

Sky Deutschland minority shareholder – and Rupert Murdoch’s former son-in-law – Crispin Odey has rejected BSkyB’s offer to buy the outstanding shares in the Germany… Read more

Now TV launches on Xbox One


Sky’s over-the-top video service Now TV is now available on the Xbox One in the UK, with the launch coming a week after Sky rolled… Read more

BSkyB invests in virtual reality cinema specialist

Jaunt VR

UK pay TV operator BSkyB has made an equity investment of US$400,000 (€300,000) in US-based virtual reality cinema startup Jaunt. The investment in the Palo… Read more

Sky confirms £5 billion ‘Sky Europe’ deal

Sky CEO Jeremy Darroch

UK satcaster BSkyB has confirmed its takeover of European pay TV sister companies Sky Deutschland and Sky Italia. The agreement with 21st Century Fox will… Read more

Sky reports best customer growth in three years

Sky thumb

Sky reported its highest customer growth in three years, with TV growth alone double that of the previous year. Announcing results for the 12 months… Read more

Now TV adds kids channels

Nick Image NOW TV

BSkyB’s OTT service Now TV has added kids channels Nickelodeon and Nick Jr to its programming line-up. The channels will be part of Now TV’s… Read more

Now TV launches on PlayStation 4

Now TV PS4

Sky’s over-the-top video service Now TV has launched on PlayStation 4 (PS4) consoles in the UK.  The service, which went live on the PS3 last… Read more

TalkTalk reaches 1.1 million TV customers

Dido Harding

UK service provider TalkTalk added 185,000 TV customers in the three months ending June 30, taking the total number of subscribers for its YouView-powered offering… Read more

New name and digital features for Sky Sports News


BSkyB’s Sky Sports News channel is relaunching as Sky Sports News HQ to deliver breaking sports news across multiple platforms. The revamped service, which will… Read more