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News Corp suffers falling profits after sale of MySpace

MySpace News Corp has announced a fall in quarterly profits due to the losses incurred by the sale of MySpace. The media giant said on Wednesday that profits for the last quarter.. more
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Sky to share Formula 1 with BBC

sky BSkyB has scored a coup with broadcasting rights for Formula 1 between 2012-2018, sharing with the BBC. It marks the first time the sport will not be shown exclusively on Free.. more
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TalkTalk tops Ofcom’s complaint league

TalkTalk is the most complained about telecoms provider in terms of consumer grievances lodged with Ofcom between October 2010 and February 2011. And it’s top in both landline and broadband complaints... more
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Sky achieves 10 million customers target

BSkyB has now gained 10 million customers for its satellite TV platform, becoming the first pay-TV operator in Europe to do so. The satellite broadcaster has now achieved the target it set for itself back in August 2004 with two months to spare, having gained.. more
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BSkyB bests BT to tune of 640,000 customers

BSkyB has announced some impressive figures for the last quarter, leaving BT in the dust when it came to picking up broadband and phone subscribers. According to a report in the Mirror.co.uk, BSkyB managed to sign up 640,000 more broadband and phone customers from July.. more
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Living becomes Sky’s 50th HD channel

BSkyB has announced its three millionth HD subscriber and its 50th HD channel – Living HD – which launches today. Sky’s HD offering is expanding rapidly, with Good Food HD also launched this week and Eden HD, ITV 2 HD, ITV 3 HD and ITV.. more
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Easynet sold by BSkyB

The rumours may have been correct about BSkyB looking to sell Easynet, but some of the facts appear to have been blurred in the process. But now the deal has been done and it turns out that BSkyB has sold the business broadband part of.. more
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Top Up TV to offer Sky Sports

As the contest to sign up sports fans hots up, the latest platform to join in the battle to provide Sky Sports 1 and 2 to the consumer is Top Up TV, the service that allows Freeview viewers to subscribe to premium content. The provider.. more
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BSkyB may sell Easynet

There are reports that BSkyB may be getting ready to offload Easynet to its senior management. BSkyB paid £211 million for the firm five years ago when the idea was to use the unbundled network to form the base of Sky Broadband. It will be.. more
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