Virgin and Sky sign new five-year deal

Virgin Media subscribers will continue to have access to Sky's entertainment, sport and movie channels - including their HD variants - for at least five more years after the companies signed a new deal. According to The Next Web, the deal will see all of Sky's channels, other than Sky Atalantic, … Continue reading

Does Sky see its future in the cloud?

BSkyB plans to revamp its subscription offering in in the face of the growing threat from web-based platforms such as Amazon Prime and Netflix, according to a report in the Telegraph. The Sunday Telegraph reports that a special unit, called Project Ethan, has been set up to develop a new system … Continue reading

4oD added to Sky's On Demand platform

Sky have announced the arrival of Channel 4's 4oD service as part of Sky TV's On Demand hub. Landing on Monday, Sky subscribers with their boxes hooked up to the internet will be able at access on demand content from Channel 4 and More 4, with E4 and Film 4 content set to launch a little … Continue reading