Sky Anytime

Sky expands on-demand offering in Germany

Sky in Germany has rolled out a major expansion to its Sky Anytime service, offering more content to stream on-demand through its Sky+HD receivers. Sky said that via web streaming, customers can now access up to six times more content than before, including recently released movies like Guardians of the Galaxy and series premieres of […]

Sky Deutschland back in the black, plans on-demand service

Sky Deutschland has returned to profit in the quarter to September and announced plans to bring all the content on its Sky Go and Snap on-demand services to TV via Sky+ boxes. Sky turned in a positive net income of €12 million for its first fiscal quarter, against a loss of €14 million last year, […]

Sky Deutschland extends exclusive HBO deal

Sky Deutschland has signed a multi-year extension to its exclusive HBO deal, giving it the rights to the pay TV firm’s top programming until the end of the decade.  Under the new deal, all of HBO’s premium new productions will continue to premiere exclusively on SkyAtlantic in Germany and Austria. However, the new contract also […]

Sky Deutschland debuts House of Cards in Germany

Sky Deutschland has secured the German rights to the second season of Netflix’s original drama series House of Cards and will show it exclusively on its Sky Go mobile TV and Sky Anytime on-demand services.  Sky will show the complete second season of 13 episodes from February 14 on Sky Go and a day later […]

BSkyB upgrades Anytime Plus with iPlayer and ITV Player

UK pay TV operator BSkyB has upgraded its video-on-demand service Sky Anytime Plus and has added content from local broadcasters ITV and the BBC. The move means that the BBC iPlayer is now available to Sky Anytime Plus subscribers for the first time. It is also launching a dedicated ITV Player section that will see […]