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Could Primetime Relics Rejuvenate UK TV’s HD Prospects?

Monday’s launch of Sky’s newest channel, Jones!, may pave the way for UK TV’s conversion to HD. Jones! will largely showcase content from the 1970s, ‘80s and ‘90s that’s already aired extensively not only on free-to-air but also Sky’s UK TV, Comedy Central and The Box channels. There’s a handful of series that stand out […]

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BBC Knowledge Has HD Hopes on Sky

BBC Knowledge Has HD Hopes on Sky

The sale of Sky’s The Documentary Channel to BBC Worldwide Australia could hasten the channel’s conversion to HD. BBC Worldwide Australia will turn The Documentary Channel into BBC Knowledge in March, when it will screen fewer repeats, start to phase in more Kiwi content and “work towards” HD transmission. “We’re working with Sky on their […]

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