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

TalkTalk bags Sky catch-up rights, extends deal

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UK telco TalkTalk has extended its arrangement with BSkyB with a new deal that hands it catch-up programming from premium channels Sky Sports and Sky… Read more

BSkyB set to seal Sky Italia, Deutschland deals

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BSkyB is reportedly planning to takeover sister companies Sky Italia and Sky Deutschland in the coming weeks, in a deal that would financially boost parent… Read more

Sky buys Bake Off producer Love Productions

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UK pay TV operator BSkyB has taken a 70% stake in Love Productions, the UK producer of shows including The Great British Bake Off. Sky… Read more

Sky to launch dedicated Ryder Cup channel


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


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