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  Reply # 297147 8-Feb-2010 18:48
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http://www.screenscribe.tv/hdt.../




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  Reply # 297155 8-Feb-2010 18:53
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Pitty they can't Merge Sky with Foxtel and run it as a single operation in both countries...

 
 
 
 


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  Reply # 297265 9-Feb-2010 00:20
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DjShadow: Pitty they can't Merge Sky with Foxtel and run it as a single operation in both countries...


that would be a great IDEA!




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  Reply # 297402 9-Feb-2010 15:29
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DjShadow: Pitty they can't Merge Sky with Foxtel and run it as a single operation in both countries...


thats an awefull idea for the mere fact it would mean MORE Australian programing. In this case less is definitly more.

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  Reply # 297405 9-Feb-2010 15:35
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JohnstonDJ:
yuxek: i'd like to see another nz company launch their own paytv service with their own satellites to compete with skytv and give people in nz hundreds of channels.


Sky only rents space on a satelliate it doesn't have its own one. As far as I'm aware even renting space on a satelliate is not cheap at all.

We did have another option for pay-tv being Telstra Cable, but they pretty much got sick of running it themselves, and now just on-sell the sky channels.



Over the last several years Telecom has had a plan to serve content providers by giving them a portal into the home in this area as the introduction of fibre is more widespread so keep a lookout for that, if you visit thier labs they are already testing this technology which is really interesting. Not sure if the direction has changed with the departure of Ms Gattung but that was certainly one of the strategic visions when I was there.

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Reply # 297406 9-Feb-2010 15:43
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Well a travel channel certainly wasn't on my list  Undecided

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  Reply # 297469 9-Feb-2010 19:23
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DjShadow: Pitty they can't Merge Sky with Foxtel and run it as a single operation in both countries...



thats an awefull idea for the mere fact it would mean MORE Australian programing. In this case less is definitly more.


Couldn't get much more than we do now..




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  Reply # 297474 9-Feb-2010 19:34
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I would get sky in a heartbeat if they added Discovery & Nat Geo in HD!

Discovery Turbo would also be a fantastic new channel to add.

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