Sky Testing Massive Wi-Fi & Cable Broadband Roll-out

Sky has confirmed that it has tested its very own cable installations, researching the potential of skipping BT within the United Kingdom and running its own broadband network where it would have complete control.  An additional possibility - although only a rumor at this phase - is employing a massive development of The Cloud, a [...]

Netflix and Lionsgate get ready to Kick Ass in the UK

Netflix Heading Across the Pond After Lionsgate Agreement The US DVD rental and media-streaming giant has recently outlined plans to launch its services in the United Kingdom and Ireland, expanding its base of operations into Europe. Netflix has just announced a multi-year licensing agreement with Lionsgate UK and says the UK and Ireland launch will happen [...]

TVCatchup Brings UK Television Online

In case BBC iPlayer's current crop of online TV channels isn't enough for you, a fairly new online service called TVCatchup provides live streaming access to 18 channels through its browser-based service and 24 through its cross-platform (Windows, Mac, Linux) Adobe AIR application. Unfortunately for most of us, content access is restricted to UK residents [...]