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Sky announces Now TV Internet service

sky-tv Sky is taking a radical shift in strategy with the deployment of a new IPTV service which is due out at some point in the summer. It’s called Now TV, and.. more
Posted in All Tech News, Digital TV News: Satellite, Cable, IPTV & HDTV / 3DTV, IPTV News

Sky rolling out fibre broadband in April

sky-tv Sky has made a number of announcements regarding its broadband coverage in the latest set of the company’s financial results. First off, the firm intends to increase its copper-based broadband network.. more
Posted in All Tech News, Broadband News, Internet News: Broadband, Telecoms, Social Networks, ISP's

TalkTalk top of Ofcom’s complaints table

TalkTalk Logo Electric Ofcom has published its latest batch of telecoms complaints data for the quarter leading up to September. And the bad news for TalkTalk is that, once again, the company is the.. more
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Sky broadcasts 3D test card

Sky has started to broadcast a 3D test card, ostensibly to help viewers get the best out of their 3D TV viewing experience. TV presenter Zoe Ball presents the new 3D Test Card, which broadcasts on the Sky 3D channel from 1st December alongside a.. more
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Sky ahead in customer service survey

The latest research from Ofcom has revealed the best and worst ISPs for customer service. The study is intended to provide consumers with comparable information to help them make more informed decisions when choosing a telecoms provider. It also includes data on complaints and broadband.. more
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MPA attempt more site blocking in the UK

The Motion Picture Association (MPA) are attempting to extend the blocking of Newzbin2 by asking Sky, Virgin and TalkTalk to follow BT, after the telecoms giant was forced by court order to block the site. However, it seems that so far BT’s block has been.. more
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Landlady wins foreign decoder battle against Sky and Premier League

The regulars of the Red, White and Blue pub in Portsmouth are most likely toasting their landlady, Karen Murphy. It’s not many pub owners who can take on the might of Sky and the Premier League in the courts and come away victorious. This story.. more
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Promoted tweets and trends hit the UK

Twitter has announced the launch of its suite of advertising products in the UK, a year after the US release. The services are intended to help businesses reach their target audience with “geographically relevant content” and include promoted tweets, promoted trends, offers and other information... more
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YouView snags Sky executive for CTO

YouView has just announced that it has appointed an ex-Sky executive as its new Chief Technology Officer. Chris Bramley previously worked as Chief Architect at BSkyB, where he was in charge of the staff responsible for Sky Anytime, Sky Player and Sky Go, the mobile.. more
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Freesat hits the 2 million mark in UK

Freesat has just sold its two millionth unit in the UK. That’s in the last three years of the free satellite TV service’s operation, and it has exceeded original sales projections considerably, notching up almost £1 billion gross retail revenue. The vast majority of those.. more
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