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# sky - This year 2022

Wexford-Galway and Fermanagh-Tyrone kick off Sky's GAA championship coverage
# On The Box
From The42
# On The Box

Wexford-Galway and Fermanagh-Tyrone kick off Sky's GAA championship coverage

Apr 1st 2022, 12:41 PM 5,889 Views 0 Comments

They’ll show 20 games in total.

# sky - Last year 2021

Geminid meteor shower to light up the night sky tomorrow
# Meteor Shower
# Meteor Shower

Geminid meteor shower to light up the night sky tomorrow

Dec 12th 2021, 12:30 PM 21,716 Views 10 Comments

Geminids are very bright, moderately fast, and are unusual in being multi-coloured.

Can a manager and a pundit be too close?
# Talking Point
From The42
# Talking Point

Can a manager and a pundit be too close?

Oct 22nd 2021, 1:00 PM 7,837 Views 12 Comments

Several ex-Man United players have recently been criticised for their continual defence of Ole Gunnar Solskjaer.

Youtube suspends Sky News Australia from uploading content following Covid denial videos
# YouTube
# YouTube

Youtube suspends Sky News Australia from uploading content following Covid denial videos

Aug 1st 2021, 2:45 PM 31,900 Views 61 Comments

YouTube said “numerous” offending videos have now been removed.

German political scientist charged with spying for China
# Klaus L
# Klaus L

German political scientist charged with spying for China

Jul 6th 2021, 11:00 AM 12,064 Views 0 Comments

The suspect is due to appear before a judge later today.

# sky - All time

PHOTOS: Wildfires turn sky orange in California
# San Francisco
# San Francisco

PHOTOS: Wildfires turn sky orange in California

Sep 10th 2020, 8:03 AM 33,696 Views 27 Comments

Three people have died in the latest blaze.

NFL and Sky extend deal for another five years
# Us Sport
From The42
# Us Sport

NFL and Sky extend deal for another five years

Aug 12th 2020, 3:10 PM 4,362 Views 4 Comments

Viewers in Ireland will have access to a freshly-branded dedicated channel on Sky.

A new midweek GAA show - featuring top former players - is coming to Sky Sports
# Inside The Game
From The42
# Inside The Game

A new midweek GAA show - featuring top former players - is coming to Sky Sports

Aug 5th 2020, 10:51 PM 7,714 Views 3 Comments

‘Inside The Game’ will air weekly from Wednesday, 19 August.

Sky plays down suggestion that channels may be pulled in Ireland in event of no-deal Brexit
# Cloudy Sky
# Cloudy Sky

Sky plays down suggestion that channels may be pulled in Ireland in event of no-deal Brexit

Oct 19th 2018, 8:56 AM 37,060 Views 82 Comments

Broadcasters including Discovery, Disney and Viacom could be pulled from Irish viewers in 2019 if they fall foul of EU law.

Comcast to buy Sky for £30.45 billion, outbidding Fox
# Auction
# Auction

Comcast to buy Sky for £30.45 billion, outbidding Fox

Sep 22nd 2018, 7:38 PM 33,033 Views 32 Comments

The future of Sky’s ownership has been uncertain for nearly two years.

Thierry Henry walks away from Sky punditry job to chase 'long term ambition' of being a manager
# Boots And Bibs
From The42
# Boots And Bibs

Thierry Henry walks away from Sky punditry job to chase 'long term ambition' of being a manager

Jul 16th 2018, 5:18 PM 13,749 Views 15 Comments

Roberto Martinez’ assistant in this World Cup wants a chance in the hot seat.

Publicans 'may feel under pressure' as Sky takes 100s of cases against pubs illegally showing matches
# High Cost
# High Cost

Publicans 'may feel under pressure' as Sky takes 100s of cases against pubs illegally showing matches

Jul 8th 2018, 10:00 PM 70,553 Views 65 Comments

Sky says it takes the matters to court to protect its actual customers, while publicans say the cost of a subscription is too costly.

Complaint partially upheld about 'Despicable Me' Sky ad
# Broadband
# Broadband

Complaint partially upheld about 'Despicable Me' Sky ad

Mar 6th 2018, 1:24 PM 34,493 Views 30 Comments

The ASAI also upheld a complaint against Lidl in relation to a competition it ran.

Complaints about the lack of GAA on BBC Northern Ireland - but what can be done?
# Television Rights
# Television Rights

Complaints about the lack of GAA on BBC Northern Ireland - but what can be done?

Mar 4th 2018, 8:30 AM 22,829 Views 60 Comments

A Sinn Féin politician met the organisation this week.

A US cable giant has bid £22 billion to buy Sky
# Sky High Price
# Sky High Price

A US cable giant has bid £22 billion to buy Sky

Feb 27th 2018, 8:28 AM 14,049 Views 19 Comments

Comcast is offering more per share compared with a bid from Rupert Murdoch.

Fox takeover of Sky would give Murdoch family 'too much influence' over UK media
# Media Empire
# Media Empire

Fox takeover of Sky would give Murdoch family 'too much influence' over UK media

Jan 23rd 2018, 8:16 AM 9,152 Views 20 Comments

A UK regulator has ruled that a takeover of Sky by Rupert Murdoch is “not in the public interest”.

Pics: Here's how the first supermoon of the year looked around the world last night
# Star Gazing
# Star Gazing

Pics: Here's how the first supermoon of the year looked around the world last night

Jan 2nd 2018, 9:29 AM 14,773 Views 6 Comments

Did you see it?

PHOTOS: There was a gorgeous sunrise this morning
# Mr Pink Sky
# Mr Pink Sky

PHOTOS: There was a gorgeous sunrise this morning

Dec 12th 2017, 10:49 AM 21,812 Views 17 Comments

A lovely start to the day.

Losing darkness at night: LED lights are boosting light pollution worldwide
# Goodnight To Night
# Goodnight To Night

Losing darkness at night: LED lights are boosting light pollution worldwide

Nov 23rd 2017, 11:11 AM 21,610 Views 25 Comments

Nighttime lights disrupt our body clocks and raise the risks of cancer, diabetes and depression.

Game of Thrones helps Sky add thousands of subscribers and millions in profit
# Game Of Throws
# Game Of Throws

Game of Thrones helps Sky add thousands of subscribers and millions in profit

Oct 12th 2017, 11:41 AM 10,059 Views 32 Comments

Revenues grew 5% to £3.3 billion (€3.7 billion) over the same period.

'There can only be losers': Sky says it will drop RTE if broadcaster starts to charge pay TV operators
# Retransmission Fees
# Retransmission Fees

'There can only be losers': Sky says it will drop RTE if broadcaster starts to charge pay TV operators

Oct 4th 2017, 10:07 AM 45,342 Views 113 Comments

RTE is seeking a change in legislation that will allow it to charge operators for its channels.

Sky News is opening a Dublin bureau
# In The Sky
# In The Sky

Sky News is opening a Dublin bureau

Jun 28th 2017, 8:45 PM 28,158 Views 28 Comments

“It made no sense that we had bureaus in San Francisco or Beijing but not Dublin.”

Sky and Discovery reach 11th hour deal for channels to remain on air
# Money Row
# Money Row

Sky and Discovery reach 11th hour deal for channels to remain on air

Feb 1st 2017, 7:18 AM 25,874 Views 49 Comments

Eurosport, TLC and several other channels were scheduled to go off air from today.

Watch any Discovery channels on Sky? They're set to disappear next week
# Show Me The Money
# Show Me The Money

Watch any Discovery channels on Sky? They're set to disappear next week

Jan 26th 2017, 2:39 PM 64,906 Views 103 Comments

This means no more Eurosport and TLC, among others.

Rupert Murdoch's Fox agrees €14bn Sky takeover deal
# Media Empire
# Media Empire

Rupert Murdoch's Fox agrees €14bn Sky takeover deal

Dec 15th 2016, 9:47 PM 13,121 Views 37 Comments

The tie-up still needs to be cleared by regulators.

Rupert Murdoch's Fox launches €13.4bn bid to finally get their hands on Sky
# Global Empire
# Global Empire

Rupert Murdoch's Fox launches €13.4bn bid to finally get their hands on Sky

Dec 9th 2016, 8:44 PM 13,315 Views 28 Comments

21st Century Fox already owns nearly 40% of Sky but wants it all.

Wiggins lashes out against 'ludicrous' calls to make TUEs public
# Stance
From The42
# Stance

Wiggins lashes out against 'ludicrous' calls to make TUEs public

Sep 30th 2016, 4:23 PM 6,597 Views 8 Comments

It’s been a difficult week for the former Tour de France winner.

Look up - the Northern Lights could be on display in Ireland's skies tonight
# On Display
# On Display

Look up - the Northern Lights could be on display in Ireland's skies tonight

Sep 29th 2016, 7:29 PM 37,459 Views 14 Comments

That’s according to Astronomy Ireland.

Dublin pub facing €38,000 lawsuit for showing Sky Sports without a licence
# Red Card
# Red Card

Dublin pub facing €38,000 lawsuit for showing Sky Sports without a licence

Jun 13th 2016, 2:09 PM 35,683 Views 0 Comments

Sky claims that Molloys pub continued to show sports events without a licence.

Sky has a smart idea for helping parents put their kids to bed
# Easy Does It
# Easy Does It

Sky has a smart idea for helping parents put their kids to bed

Mar 31st 2016, 8:00 PM 25,016 Views 23 Comments

The Sky Kids app is billed as a way to give parents some peace and quiet but its upcoming bedtime mode could help.

VIDEO: Suspected meteor lights up sky over Scotland
# Look Up
# Look Up

VIDEO: Suspected meteor lights up sky over Scotland

Mar 1st 2016, 9:34 AM 13,968 Views 21 Comments

‘We saw the ball of light over the trees coming down at some speed and then a massive flash.’

Is Sky Q really the future of TV? It could very well be
# New Picture
From Business ETC
# New Picture

Is Sky Q really the future of TV? It could very well be

Feb 3rd 2016, 7:30 PM 35,194 Views 37 Comments

The company’s new set-top box is arriving next week, and it plans to tie together both traditional and online media.

Irish Water call centre operator to handle customer service for Sky
# New Jobs
# New Jobs

Irish Water call centre operator to handle customer service for Sky

Feb 1st 2016, 12:43 PM 22,788 Views 55 Comments

Recruitment for 130 new staff to support the operation will begin immediately.

Sky has a massive plan to take over your life, not just your living room
# Big Intentions
# Big Intentions

Sky has a massive plan to take over your life, not just your living room

Nov 18th 2015, 11:24 AM 20,371 Views 36 Comments

The announcement of offline viewing and a collection of set top devices shows that it means business.

You won't have to switch channel to watch the RWC semi-finalists in action over the next five years
# Due South
From The42
# Due South

You won't have to switch channel to watch the RWC semi-finalists in action over the next five years

Oct 21st 2015, 11:41 AM 9,568 Views 4 Comments

Sky’s deal with Sanzar includes rights for summer tours to the southern hemisphere.

Family pet has lucky escape after $10k worth of cannabis falls from the sky
# United States
# United States

Family pet has lucky escape after $10k worth of cannabis falls from the sky

Sep 28th 2015, 10:03 PM 16,644 Views 20 Comments

It fell straight onto a family’s dog house.

People are going wild for this contagiously funny clip of a man feeding a woman shrimp
# Black Ink Crew
From The Daily Edge
# Black Ink Crew

People are going wild for this contagiously funny clip of a man feeding a woman shrimp

Aug 4th 2015, 7:59 PM 7,817 Views 0 Comments

That LAUGH.

It’s a bumper GAA weekend and here’s all the TV and radio coverage
# Tune In
From The42
# Tune In

It’s a bumper GAA weekend and here’s all the TV and radio coverage

Jul 24th 2015, 6:00 AM 8,433 Views 1 Comment

There’s plenty to get stuck into this weekend.

Here is the view you would have if you were a fighter pilot
# Look Up
# Look Up

Here is the view you would have if you were a fighter pilot

Jul 19th 2015, 7:00 AM 17,631 Views 16 Comments

The Bray Air Display is set to take place later today.

It’s a bumper GAA weekend and here’s all the TV and radio coverage
# Tune In
From The42
# Tune In

It’s a bumper GAA weekend and here’s all the TV and radio coverage

Jul 17th 2015, 6:00 AM 18,369 Views 10 Comments

There’s plenty to get stuck into this weekend.

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