AirTies Wireless Networks, a provider of wireless and OTT/IPTV technologies, supplies wireless connector SC201 to Sky Deutschland giving the German pay-TV broadcaster’s subscribers the opportunity to stream content from on-demand […]
Vivendi to bid for Sky?
France’s Vivendi has denied a report that it is looking to buy the pay-TV group Sky. The rebuttal, published by Bloomberg, comes after Reuters, quoting three sources, said that Vivendi […]
Sky refines Sky+ EPG
Sky is giving more prominence to customers’ recent recordings and downloads, adding them to the top of the first page, from their previous placing at the end of the planner.
Early price increase for Sky subscribers
Just weeks after agreeing to pay £4.2 billion to maintain coverage of the Premier League, Sky is to bring in an early price increase.
Darroch says enlarged Sky will innovate faster
Sky CEO Jeremy Darroch says the satcaster’s combined operations make it the biggest connected TV platform in Europe.
No new regulation on Sky Access Control
Ofcom says it has no plans to impose new regulatory conditions on Sky’s provision of interactive services to third party channels.
Sky makes new OTT investment
Sky has invested a further $5 million (€4.7 million) in 1Mainstream, the OTT startup that operates an automated platform for the distribution of linear and on-demand video to a wide […]
Ofcom launches ‘overarching’ communications review
Ofcom says its review of the UK’s digital communications market will be ‘overarching’. It plans to examine competition, investment, innovation and the availability of products in the broadband, mobile and […]
New Premier League rights deal tops £5bn
Sky and BT will pay a total of over £5 billion (€6.73 billion) for the Premier League live broadcasting rights for the three seasons beginning 2016/17.
Sky to develop Boxed sets; caution on 4k
Sky plans to further develop its Boxed Sets offering after revealing an increase of nearly 50% on the number of downloads and streams in 2013.