LONDON — Jane Millichip has been upped to managing director of Sky Vision, the international distribution arm of pay TV outfit BSkyB. She replaces Carl Hall, who is leaving Sky to set up Warehouse 51…
LONDON — Shareholders of U.K. pay TV operator BSkyB have voted to reappoint James Murdoch as a board director at the company’s annual general meeting today in Edinburgh, Scotland. James Murdoch is…
LONDON — U.K. telco BT is beefing up its TV offer still further with a multi-year pact with pay TV operator BSkyB to give BT customers access to the 11 Sky Movies channels. BT will offer Sky Movies…
LONDON — Scotland Yard has made the U.K. newspaper arm of Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. a "suspect" in its investigation into alleged phone-hacking and bribery, according to U.K. press reports. The…
BSkyB has banked on soccer to draw subscribers almost since its inception, maintaining a stranglehold on Premier League matches by virtue of its willingness to pay ever-increasing sums for rights.
LONDON — U.K. media regulator Ofcom said on Wednesday that it would launch an investigation into satcaster BSkyB over the wholesale supply of its sports channels after a complaint from telecom…
Roku, the Internet set-top box company, secured an additional $60 million in funding, led by Fidelity Investments, with participation from Hearst and previous investors including British Sky…
LONDON — Former News Corp. exec Tom Mockridge is set to become CEO of the U.K.’s top cabler Virgin Media if its acquisition by Liberty Global goes ahead. Mockridge was chief exec of News Corp.’s U.K…
Rupert Murdoch-controlled U.K. paybox BSkyB has tapped Adam MacDonald as director of its general entertainment channel Sky 1.
LONDON - Rupert Murdoch's U.K. paybox BSkyB has greenlit natural history film "Pandas 3D" about endangered pandas living in China's Wolong National Nature Reserve.