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Sky’s SoHo Surprise a Low Blow

The biggest surprise about Sky TV’s new HD channel wasn’t its premium content but its premium pricing. Instead of bundling SoHo with its Platinum Movies package, Sky plans to charge all subscribers an extra $10 a month to receive the HBO-style channel from December. Talk about making a sow’s ear out of a silk purse! […]

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Sky Profits From HD Channels, Plans More

Sky Profits From HD Channels, Plans More

On the eve of announcing details of two more HD channels, Sky TV today reported nearly 280,000 HD decoders had been rented to subscribers. That’s 10.6% more than the previous year and should signal enough interest in HD content for Sky to reconsider making its free-to-air channel, Prime, 1080i (particularly on the back of its […]

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