• Sky Sports introduces 360-degree holograph tech for The Open golf

    30 days ago - By TechRadar

    Sky Sports claims that revolutionary new technology used during its coverage of The Open golf this week will reveal to viewers the secret to a perfect pro golf swing. During broadcasts from the 148th Open Championship in Royal Portrush, Sky 's pundits will be making use of its new ‘Sky Scope' feature which allows presenters to analyse the techniques of star players using holograph replicas of each golfer. Players such as Rory McIlroy, Dustin Johnson and John Rahm have been visiting Sky's mobile capture facility during practice session downtime to have special filming sessions. The footage...
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  • Virgin Media signs deal with Sky to bring 4K Sky Sports and movies to V6 box

    Virgin Media signs deal with Sky to bring 4K Sky Sports and movies to V6 box

    30 days ago - By Pocket-lint

    Virgin Media has announced an extended partnership agreement with Sky that includes 4K Sky Sports coverage, plus 4K movies through Sky Cinema for Virgin TV V6 box owners. The multiyear partnership includes all existing Sky channels and on demand content available to Virgin TV customers, with Virgin TV customers continuing to be able to subscribe to Sky Sports and Sky Cinema channels in HD. Sky's entertainment channels, including Sky One, will be offered in HD and there will be an expanded catalogue of on demand Sky box sets added to Virgin Media's platforms. The Virgin TV Go mobile...
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