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# sky - Thursday 10 September, 2020

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

PHOTOS: Wildfires turn sky orange in California

Sep 10th 2020, 8:03 AM 33,541 Views 27 Comments

Three people have died in the latest blaze.

# sky - Wednesday 12 August, 2020

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 4,322 Views 4 Comments

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

# sky - Wednesday 5 August, 2020

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 7,698 Views 3 Comments

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

# sky - Friday 19 October, 2018

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 37,016 Views 82 Comments

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

# sky - Saturday 22 September, 2018

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 32,996 Views 32 Comments

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

# sky - Monday 16 July, 2018

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 13,713 Views 15 Comments

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

# sky - Sunday 8 July, 2018

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 69,296 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.

# sky - Tuesday 6 March, 2018

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

Complaint partially upheld about 'Despicable Me' Sky ad

Mar 6th 2018, 1:24 PM 34,328 Views 30 Comments

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

# sky - Sunday 4 March, 2018

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 22,619 Views 60 Comments

A Sinn Féin politician met the organisation this week.

# sky - Tuesday 27 February, 2018

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 14,042 Views 19 Comments

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

# sky - Tuesday 23 January, 2018

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 9,131 Views 20 Comments

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

# sky - Tuesday 2 January, 2018

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 14,753 Views 6 Comments

Did you see it?

# sky - Tuesday 12 December, 2017

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 21,569 Views 17 Comments

A lovely start to the day.

# sky - Thursday 23 November, 2017

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 21,485 Views 25 Comments

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

# sky - Thursday 12 October, 2017

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 10,042 Views 32 Comments

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

# sky - Wednesday 4 October, 2017

'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 45,244 Views 113 Comments

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

# sky - Wednesday 28 June, 2017

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 28,119 Views 28 Comments

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

# sky - Wednesday 1 February, 2017

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 25,735 Views 49 Comments

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

# sky - Thursday 26 January, 2017

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 64,672 Views 103 Comments

This means no more Eurosport and TLC, among others.

# sky - Thursday 15 December, 2016

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 13,098 Views 37 Comments

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

# sky - Friday 9 December, 2016

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 13,205 Views 28 Comments

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

# sky - Friday 30 September, 2016

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 6,560 Views 8 Comments

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

# sky - Thursday 29 September, 2016

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 37,367 Views 15 Comments

That’s according to Astronomy Ireland.

# sky - Monday 13 June, 2016

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 35,619 Views 0 Comments

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

# sky - Thursday 31 March, 2016

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 24,978 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.

# sky - Tuesday 1 March, 2016

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 13,940 Views 21 Comments

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

# sky - Wednesday 3 February, 2016

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 35,148 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.

# sky - Monday 1 February, 2016

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 22,660 Views 55 Comments

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

# sky - Wednesday 18 November, 2015

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 20,331 Views 36 Comments

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

# sky - Wednesday 21 October, 2015

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 9,543 Views 4 Comments

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

# sky - Monday 28 September, 2015

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 16,633 Views 20 Comments

It fell straight onto a family’s dog house.

# sky - Tuesday 4 August, 2015

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 7,632 Views 0 Comments

That LAUGH.

# sky - Friday 24 July, 2015

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 8,404 Views 1 Comment

There’s plenty to get stuck into this weekend.

# sky - Sunday 19 July, 2015

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 17,601 Views 16 Comments

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

# sky - Friday 17 July, 2015

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 18,339 Views 10 Comments

There’s plenty to get stuck into this weekend.

# sky - Saturday 6 June, 2015

We asked Eircom why people dislike the company so much
# Ears Burning
# Ears Burning

We asked Eircom why people dislike the company so much

Jun 6th 2015, 9:00 PM 32,804 Views 84 Comments

And what they’re planning to do about it.

# sky - Sunday 31 May, 2015

Joe Brolly has a cut off Jim McGuinness and Sky as fall-out from Marty Morrissey comments rumbles on
# Shots Fired
From The42
# Shots Fired

Joe Brolly has a cut off Jim McGuinness and Sky as fall-out from Marty Morrissey comments rumbles on

May 31st 2015, 10:52 AM 19,559 Views 17 Comments

The RTÉ pundit is not a fan of Sky Sports.

# sky - Tuesday 26 May, 2015

'You couldn't help but like the man' - Graeme Souness on Bill O'Herlihy
# Reaction
From The42
# Reaction

'You couldn't help but like the man' - Graeme Souness on Bill O'Herlihy

May 26th 2015, 9:53 AM 8,390 Views 6 Comments

The Liverpool legend has paid tribute to the late broadcaster.

# sky - Wednesday 6 May, 2015

Rupert Murdoch could be about to make Skype change its name
# What's In A Name?
# What's In A Name?

Rupert Murdoch could be about to make Skype change its name

May 6th 2015, 6:04 AM 14,489 Views 24 Comments

The video messaging company has come off worse in a legal battle with the Australian media mogul’s Sky PLC.

# sky - Tuesday 5 May, 2015

Gary Neville brilliantly dissects how Jose Mourinho transformed Chelsea into title winners
# Analysis
From The42
# Analysis

Gary Neville brilliantly dissects how Jose Mourinho transformed Chelsea into title winners

May 5th 2015, 11:18 AM 10,856 Views 12 Comments

The club’s astute transfer business was highlighted on Sky’s Monday Night Football.

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