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Britons still prefer to watch television live – on their TVs

As our “second” screens get smaller while our TV screens get larger, it seems that the old adage that “bigger is better” just might hold true. Some new research has shown that despite the growth in watching television via a PC, tablet or smartphone, 90 per cent of viewers still regularly use the TV to watch their content live – …

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Stuart O'ConnorBritons still prefer to watch television live – on their TVs
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Sky’s NowTV comes to Xbox One

Less than a week ago we reported that Sky’s NowTV service was heading to PS4. In the short time since, the Xbox One has now caught up, also offering the service from today. The service is Sky’s live and on-demand streaming service for non-Sky customers. This means that you can get everything from Sky’s entertainment channels, to movies and sports …

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James O'MalleySky’s NowTV comes to Xbox One
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Sky’s Now TV comes to PS4

Good news for PS4 owners wanting more video on their box: Sky’s Now TV streaming service launches on the platform today. Whilst not a hugely surprising news, this is a nice addition to the PS4′s rather lacklustre selection of video providers. Now TV, which has been available on PS3, Xbox 360 and even as a separate Roku-style box for some …

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James O'MalleySky’s Now TV comes to PS4
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Britons don’t want web filters, says Ofcom

UK web users must really like their porn. Either that, or they just don’t like the government telling them what they can and cannot look at online. A new report from Ofcom shows that broadband customers in the UK are overwhelmingly choosing not to use parental-control systems foisted on ISPs by the government – with take-up in the single digits …

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Stuart O'ConnorBritons don’t want web filters, says Ofcom

Sky Go hikes prices for console viewers

Boo, bad news if you use Sky Go on Xbox 360 – BSkyB has announced that from the 29th July you'll need to pay an extra fiver a month for Sky Go Extra. The on-demand viewing service is available on…

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James O'MalleySky Go hikes prices for console viewers

Sky Go and NOW TV launching on PS4 "this summer"

Sky have announced plans to bring its two on-demand services to the Playstation 4 this summer… and about time too! Sky Go, their mobile & catch-up service for satellite customers, and NOW TV, the on-demand service for non-Sky subscribers have…

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James O'MalleySky Go and NOW TV launching on PS4 "this summer"

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…

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Stuart O'ConnorDoes Sky see its future in the cloud?

Sky launch remote record from Twitter

Now this is clever – Sky have become the first UK broadcaster to enable remote record in one click from Twitter. Read on to find out how it works. The service, called #WatchOnSky integrates with Twitter using "Twitter cards" -…

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James O'MalleySky launch remote record from Twitter