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  1. BSkyB CFO Touts Company's Upcoming Internet TV Service

    3:40 am 5/29/2012

    Andrew Griffith sees NowTV, an answer to Netflix and Amazon.com's Lovefilm, as an opportunity to reach some of the 13 million British homes that don't get pay TV service yet.Read more

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  2. News Corp. Lobbyist Reveals Dealings With U.K. Government During Rupert Murdoch-led BSkyB Bid

    8:30 am 5/24/2012

    The media mogul and his company should "stay in the game" in bidding for the satcaster, the British government had suggested, according to Frédéric Michel's testimony.Read more

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  3. U.K. Regulator: BSkyB No Longer Has Material Advantage in Pay TV Movies

    1:56 am 5/23/2012

    The Competition Commission cited the rise of streaming video providers Netflix and Lovefilm in revised findings.Read more

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  4. Rebekah Brooks Says Role In News Corp.'s Bid for BSkyB Was Informal

    5:02 am 5/11/2012

    The former CEO of News Corp.'s U.K. newspaper unit tells the Leveson Inquiry that she knew of the bid plans "weeks" before the public.Read more

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  5. U.K.'s BSkyB, Partner Launch Sky News Arabia

    6:31 am 5/7/2012

    The news network, which is a venture of the News Corp.-controlled pay TV firm and Abu Dhabi Media Investment, will challenge al-Jazeera and other established players.Read more

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  6. BSkyB Posts Improved Results, Says It Is 'Fit and Proper' to Hold U.K. Broadcast License

    11:24 pm 5/1/2012

    UPDATED: "Our track record as a broadcaster is the most important factor," says Jeremy Darroch, CEO of the U.K. pay TV giant, about a regulatory evaluation amid the News Corp. phone hacking scandal.Read more

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  7. U.K. Prime Minister Grilled About Rupert Murdoch’s News Corp. Bid for BSkyB

    8:52 am 4/30/2012

    David Cameron in an emergency question session in parliament reiterates his stance that the Leveson Inquiry into media standards is the best way to uncover what went on between the British government and the entertainment conglomerate.Read more

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  8. BSkyB Gives Stuart Murphy Enlarged Channel Portfolio

    4:56 am 4/30/2012

    British satcaster promotes Sky 1 HD chief to oversee Sky Entertainment channels including Sky Atlantic, satcaster’s HBO output home.Read more

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  9. News Corp. Boss Rupert Murdoch Questioned on Political Timing of Failed BSkyB Bid

    8:05 am 4/25/2012

    The mogul describes as “pure coincidence” a timetable that saw his conglomerate launch a $12 billion bid for the U.K. pay TV firm shortly after the last British general election.Read more

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  10. U.K. Culture Secretary Faces Calls for Resignation After Murdoch Hearing Appearance

    10:20 am 4/24/2012

    Jeremy Hunt, who was involved in deciding on News Corp.'s failed attempt to buy full control of pay TV firm BSkyB, is described as a “cheerleader” and informant for News Corp.Read more

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