Sky’s 4K ready high-end Sky Q boxes available from £42 a month

Sky's 4K-ready Sky Q set-top boxes are set to launch on February 8th with prices starting from £99 for installation plus £42 per month for the entry level 8-tuner model. Alternatively you will be able to get the flagship Sky Q Silver complete with 12 tuners for £99 upfront and £54 per month after. Without Sky Broadband, Sports or Movies,…

Sky announces improvements to TV Guide

Sky has today announced the latest update to Sky+, which will bring a number of new features to Sky owners' boxes. One of the major improvements is to series link - which will now record automatically again when series return - without you having to remember to set it up all over again. Here's the…

Eutelsat’s satellite broadband helps to bridge the communications gap

In association with Eutelsat What is Eutelsatbroadband ? If you thought satellite technology was just about watching Premiership football or the latest Hollywood Blockbusters you'd be wrong. Increasingly satellites are being used for voice and data communications especially in remote locations or for applications that require greater levels of control. One example is the automotive…

Freeview vs Freesat: Which has the most or the best channels?

UPDATE: CHECK OUT THE BEST SET TOP BOXES FOR WATCHING FREEVIEW HERE.  If you don't want Sky or any of the paid TV services then worry not - there's a couple of free options out there. You can get Freeview, through a good old-fashioned TV aerial, or you can get Freesat - for which you'll…

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…

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…

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…

Sky adding pay-as-you-go Sky Sports to Now TV online offering

Sky have today announced that they will be offering their full suite of Sky Sports programming through their Now TV online streaming service, allowing sports fans to watch key fixtures without the need for a Sky sports subscription or installation…

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…