Tag Archives: Sky HD

Sky overhauls iPad app

sky-tv Sky has taken the time to brush up its iOS app, adding one major boon for iPad owners – the ability to use their tablet as a fancy remote control for.. more
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Sky offers new EPG for HD and creates Sky Atlantic

On the 1st of February, Sky’s EPG channel line up is to go through some drastic changes, placing their HD channels further up the channel listings. Excluding key terrestrial channels, 40.. more
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MTV partners with Sky for Nickelodeon HD launch

MTV Networks International is launching a Nickelodeon HD channel on Sky, on 5 October. The channel will then roll-out internationally in 2011, to countries such as Poland, Russia, Israel and Brazil... more
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Sky solves Anytime problem

Sky customers had a problem with their Sky+ HD boxes either freezing up or going into standby mode, when they tried to open the Anytime service over the weekend. Anytime records Sky programmes and movies overnight and stores them on the set-top box’s hard disc,.. more
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Freeview HD could get 350,000 HD users

At the moment BSkyB may be flying high and well on its way to reaching the ten million satellite TV subscriber target, but there could be a shock to the system heading its way, as recent research shows that interest in the new Freeview HD.. more
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BSkyB offers free Sky+ HD set top box

The satellite TV provider BSkyB is not taking it easy, even following good results and increased subscribers, with that magic ten million subscriber figure there for the taking. All BSkyB has to do is attract some more customers and the target will have been reached,.. more
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Sky Deutschland focuses on HD

Sky Deutschland’s latest marketing campaign focuses on its HD services. The company is promoting a €199 package which includes an HD starter box, prepaid subscription to Sky Welt’s 21 channels and HD receiver. Two versions of the box are available, the Humax PR-HD 2000C for.. more
Posted in HDTV / 3D TV News

Sky’s HD service helps boost revenues

Sky+HD is proving a popular choice, with 287,000 new subscribers in the July to September quarter, three times as many as in the same quarter in 2008. Over 1.6 million homes now subscribe to Sky’s HD service, which provides content on 34 different channels and.. more
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Sky rolls out HD EPG for Samsung STB users

This week will see the satellite broadcaster BSkyB contacting Sky+ HD subscribers that have a set top box made by Samsung, with regards to them getting the all new Sky+ HD electronic programme guide (EPG). This new EPG began its roll out back in March.. more
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ASA hits Sky for six over cricket ads

BSkyB has been pushing high definition TV in a big way recently. However, the Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) has been looking into the claims of some of the adverts, following complaints. Sky Sports HD has been actively promoting the Sky+ HD coverage of the Ashes.. more
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