Sky Is About to Change TV Again

Edward Lowe | Posted 22.11.2015 | UK Tech
Edward Lowe

Like Apple, their ability to see the direction of the market and deliver the product to meet consumer needs is unparalleled in the TV industry. Therefore, it seems likely that Sky Q will set a new standard for the TV experience.

Sky's New TV Service Is So Powerful It's Literally Going To Take Over Your House

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 19.11.2015 | UK Tech

Sky has unveiled Sky Q, a brand-new premium TV package that looks to replace Netflix and Amazon Prime by offering 4K Live TV, On Demand, fibre-optic b...

Nine Reasons I Believe Everyone Is an Artist

Anisa Haghdadi | Posted 18.09.2015 | UK Entertainment
Anisa Haghdadi

I didn't believe I was an artist even though I set up a hip hop dance company aged 15 and haven't really stood still since! I have always seen myself as creative but reserved 'artist' for a special type of person. I'm only now recognising that, in fact, I believe everyone is an artist. Here are nine reasons why...

20 Satellite Stations You've Never Watched And Why They're Not Worth Watching Anyway

Paul Marshall | Posted 18.08.2015 | UK Entertainment
Paul Marshall

Not a BAFTA botherer among them, here's what actually lurks behind those seldom, if ever, pressed buttons on the Sky remote control units of the chattering classes. At this juncture, Tarquin and Tabatha may just want to put on (what again?) the Brideshead Revisited box set.

'The Muppets' Are Back Only This Time They're All Grown Up... ish

The Huffington Post UK | George Bowden | Posted 22.07.2015 | UK Comedy

A new grown-up series of The Muppets has been previewed in America ahead of its first series in the autumn. Kermit, Fozzie, Miss Piggy and the gang...

Lots Of People Think Kay Burley Is Only Getting Slammed Because She's A Woman

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Ann Harris | Posted 15.06.2015 | UK

UPDATE: Kay Burley Has Been Cleared By Ofcom Over THAT Alton Towers Interview As thousands of people sign a petition urging Sky News to sack Kay Bu...

Petition To Sack Kay Burley Over Alton Towers Interview Has Topped 33,000

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Ann Harris | Posted 15.06.2015 | UK

UPDATE: Kay Burley Has Been Cleared By Ofcom Over THAT Alton Towers Interview A petition urging Sky News to sack Kay Burley following a cringe-indu...

This Toe-Curling Kay Burley Interview Has Prompted Over 1,400 Complaints

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Ann Harris | Posted 15.06.2015 | UK

UPDATE: Kay Burley Has Been Cleared By Ofcom Over THAT Alton Towers Interview More than 1,100 complaints have been made over Kay Burley’s intervi...

Kay Burley Completely Brutalises Alton Towers' Chief Executive In Toe-Curling Interview

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Ann Harris | Posted 15.06.2015 | UK

UPDATE: Kay Burley Has Been Cleared By Ofcom Over THAT Alton Towers Interview Watch the full interview with @KayBurley and Alton Towers boss Nick V...

Sky Call Up Skype on Trademark Dispute

Wayne Beynon | Posted 21.05.2015 | UK Tech
Wayne Beynon

Earlier this month the European General Court upheld a ruling in Sky's favour, deeming that Sky and Skype's respective brand names sounded too similar and may lead to 'customer confusion'. This is the latest in a 10 year legal battle over Skype's right to have the word 'Sky' within their name.

Election Night TV: Back To The Future On May 7th

Gary Rodger | Posted 05.05.2015 | UK Politics
Gary Rodger

As one popularity contest ends, another begins; at 10pm on Thursday, the broadcasters will mount their 2015 general election night programmes. Yet despite the promise of all-new gadgetry, interaction and virtual reality graphics, the most significant aspect of polling night television is how little it has fundamentally altered since the inaugural BBCtv results service in 1950.

Will Sky Be Snapping Up Clarkson?

The Huffington Post UK | Daniel Welsh | Posted 26.03.2015 | UK Entertainment

Sky will not be taking on Jeremy Clarkson now that he has been fired from his job at the BBC, according to reports. READ MORE: Jeremy Clarkson's '...

Tweet To Join in the Conversation #skyboxsets

Huffington Post UK | Posted 27.02.2015 | UK Entertainment


Is 'Fortitude' Television's Painting by Numbers?

Max Greenhalgh | Posted 03.04.2015 | UK Entertainment
Max Greenhalgh

I have no problem with influence and watching something which has obviously been influenced by a past programme, because this is how art works. It is how blatant Fortitude seems to make it. It has not so much been influenced by other dramas as just plain copying them.

Darts... Really?

Scott Thompson | Posted 28.03.2015 | UK Sport
Scott Thompson

There's a virus spreading across this land. It's been there festering in dingy backwater pubs for decades, but slowly it's eating its way further into the general public. And it goes by the name of darts.

Under Attack From a Beige Establishment: Why the Green Party Are Now a Major Political Force

Karl Davis | Posted 15.03.2015 | UK Politics
Karl Davis

The Green Party have a duty to continue to provide for the nation a fresh, fair and radical alternative to the 'business as usual' establishment, just as media chiefs from the BBC, ITV, SKY et al have a duty to promote and encourage a wide, engaging and relevant debate involving those extended the right to vote and elect.

You Won't Believe How Much I Downloaded This Month

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 22.12.2014 | UK Tech

We have a problem, and it's only getting worse. This problem happens almost every day and stops you doing things from making calls, sending emails to ...

The Working Man's Game? Not Anymore

Alex Wood | Posted 16.12.2014 | UK Sport
Alex Wood

Football is too expensive - regardless of how you watch it. You'll struggle to find a fan in the whole of the UK that doesn't agree. The BBC have just commissioned their yearly "cost of football survey" and the results are hardly surprising.

This Isn't Called the 'School of Hard Knocks' for Nothing

Scott Quinnell | Posted 11.11.2014 | UK Sport
Scott Quinnell

For the past six years we have recruited and worked with around 200 unemployed men, inviting them to build a rugby team and take part in a course that aims at improving fitness, social development and life skills with the end goal of obtaining a job. It's been a rollercoaster of emotions and worth every second.

One Year of Sportswomen

Anna Edwards | Posted 09.11.2014 | UK Sport
Anna Edwards

As we head towards our first anniversary, Sportswomen returned to the all new Sky Sports News HQ studio for a third series today at the new time of 11.30am. This series of the show promises to showcase the very best in women's' sport and there couldn't be a better time for us to return! This summer produced some of the best ever results in women's sport and we're excited to be able to celebrate key successes.

'Scandal' - The UK's Second Chance Has Arrived

Ryan Love | Posted 03.02.2015 | UK Entertainment
Ryan Love

So what's the big deal, why do I and why should you care so much? Well to be honest, I can't go into much detail because I don't want to spoil even the smallest thing. Scandal was recommended to myself when just two episodes had aired.

Sky's Adam Boulton Swallows A Fly Live On Air

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 16.07.2014 | UK Comedy

Altogether now: "There was an old-ish man/Who swallowed a fly I don't know why/He swallowed a fly Perhaps he'll die? Live on air. But hopefu...

If TV Advertising Falters So Does the Quality of Programmes We Watch

Ted Mico | Posted 04.05.2014 | UK Tech
Ted Mico

TV advertising funds the programmes we watch. Without this revenue, many of our favourite TV programmes would never have been made. As consumers, we know that we must be advertised to, but it's important that advertisers work with the available technology to give us a seamless viewing experience whilst promoting the interests of the brands they represent.

Sky Might Already Be Sending Targeted Ads To Your TV

Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Tech

Sky has launched a new 'targeted' ads service which it says can direct commercials straight to your TV based on information about what you watch, what...

BBC Finds Default Porn Filters Are A Total Shambles

Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Tech

Government-led attempts to impose porn-blockers on new broadband connections has also blocked sex education websites, advice for people suffering dome...