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News International nets Premier League rights.
BSkyB launches Sky Go Extra entertainment and film download service.
LoveFilm partners C4 to bolster TV content offering.
ITV pre-tax profits rise 6% led by growth in digital and production.
BT confirms deal to buy ESPN UK&I.
Freeview claims households spend £200 a year on unwatched TV.
Twitter drives TV ratings, says UKTV chief.
BBC trials iPlayer-first strategy with Peter Kay sitcom.
Sky Sports launches on pay-as-you-go Now TV.
BT hands ad sales contract to Channel 4.
Virgin Media reports last quarterly pre-tax profits of £161.6m.
Vikings launches in UK today exclusive to LoveFilm.
Box TV launches streaming service for network websites.
Barb to track VoD viewing for first time.
ITV launches ad-free subscription catch-up service.
ASA targets broadcasters in alcohol ad clampdown.
Sky announces plans for cut-price TV box as profits rise 6%.
BT Sport muscles Sky out of FA Cup with £100m deal.
Netflix breaks into pay-TV with Virgin Media deal.
AMC Networks to buy Liberty Global's Chellomedia for $1bn.
Thinkbox hands reins to Lindsey Clay as Alps steps back.
Spotify's BBC Playlister feature goes live.
Barb appoints Nigel Sharrocks as new chairman.
ITV secures Champions League and Europa highlights until 2018.
News UK to show European football digital highlights.
Virgin Media to launch broadband 'twice as fast as anyone else'.
BT beats Sky to Champions League football in £900m deal.