Tag: Sky

How to put in for the Sky STEM GBP25k scholarship
Global

How to put in for the Sky STEM GBP25k scholarship

Sky has just announced the commencement of its STEM scholarship programme that will offer three talented women who wish to pursue a career in technology a £25,000 bursary, communications training and mentoring. Winners will also have access to to Sky’s expansive technology network. Each of the winners will be paired with high […]

Sky Italia gets equity in V-Nova
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Sky Italia gets equity in V-Nova

Sky PLC, said its subsidiary in Italy, Sky Italia has converted into a minority equity stake in V-Nova, a GBP4.5 million financing it provided to V-Nova. V-Nova is a London-based company developing video compression technologies. 1. References to V-Nova are to V-Nova International Limited 2. Gross assets subject to the […]

Sky gets rights to UCL in Germany, Austria
Sports

Sky gets rights to UCL in Germany, Austria

Sky, a BSkyB company said it has secured the rights to broadcast the UEFA Champions League in Germany and Austria. Sky Deutschland will broadcast the 2018/19 season through 2020/21 across satellite, cable, IPTV, web and mobile platforms, with customers able to view more of the biggest matches from the Bundesliga and […]

Sky extends partnership with NBCUniversal
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Sky extends partnership with NBCUniversal

UK telecommunications company Sky, has extended its long-standing partnership with NBCUniversal, one of the world’s leading media and entertainment companies. The extensive multi-year agreements cover Sky Cinema and NBCUniversal International Networks’ (NBCUIN) suite of channel brands for Sky’s customers in the UK, Ireland, Germany and Austria. The partnership also includes […]

Sky, HBO sign USD250 million coproduction contract
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Sky, HBO sign USD250 million coproduction contract

Sky, a BSkyB company said it has signed a multi-year coproduction contract with HBO. The partnership will see Sky and HBO oversee the development of drama series. The focus of the arrangement will be on high end productions that feature engaging stories with international points of view and casting. Sky […]

Sky acquires social content maker Diagonal View
Tech

Sky acquires social content maker Diagonal View

Sky, a BskyB company said it has acquired Diagonal View. The company is a producer of social via online channels. Diagonal View uses Alltime10s as well as The Football Daily with content production services for brands as well. Sky said in a statement announcing the acquisition that the deal will […]