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Forum: Sky Yesterday, 20:55
Replies: 3
Views: 402
Posted By simon194
That would be subscribers that didn't upgrade...

That would be subscribers that didn't upgrade their old Premiere boxes when Sky Deutschland took over and are probably cable subscribers. Satellite subscribers should all have decent Pace boxes (as...
Forum: Sky 16-09-2014, 00:57
Replies: 89
Views: 4,982
Posted By simon194
This map goes further up, Clicky....

This map goes further up, Clicky. (https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/349194/UKCS_Offshore_Infrastructure.pdf)
Forum: Sky 10-09-2014, 17:28
Replies: 60
Views: 7,669
Posted By simon194
Also don't forget that you have to keep Sky...

Also don't forget that you have to keep Sky broadband for the whole 2 year period as part of the deal.
Forum: Sky 31-08-2014, 09:33
Replies: 8
Views: 1,066
Posted By simon194
I'm in the Meridian SE region.

I'm in the Meridian SE region.
Forum: Sky 31-08-2014, 00:22
Replies: 8
Views: 1,066
Posted By simon194
It's been going randomly for a while now. It...

It's been going randomly for a while now. It seems to be some sort of transmission problem because the same happens on ITV HD on Freeview,
Forum: Sky 28-08-2014, 00:06
Replies: 9
Views: 1,824
Posted By simon194
My lot: Analogue: Pace PRD800 Pace...

My lot:

Analogue:
Pace PRD800
Pace PRD900
Chaparral Monterey connected to a motorised dish

Digital:
Pace 2200
Pace 3000
Forum: Sky 24-08-2014, 21:06
Replies: 14
Views: 1,582
Posted By simon194
Actually "Parabolic Reflector Antenna" these...

Actually "Parabolic Reflector Antenna" these days although the National Archives does have a paper from 1928 detailing an "Aerial parabolic reflector for short wave work".
Forum: Sky 24-08-2014, 20:50
Replies: 201
Views: 23,074
Posted By simon194
Better finish watching WW before the software...

Better finish watching WW before the software gets onto the automatic download stream because the last box I got off Ebay which was 2 versions behind the current software automatically updated within...
Forum: Sky 24-08-2014, 20:42
Replies: 299
Views: 46,326
Posted By simon194
Most of our local charity collection company will...

Most of our local charity collection company will still take working 16:9 CRT sets but not 4:3 because they can still find homes for them. I just got rid of a 32" and 28" through one of them a few...
Forum: Sky 22-08-2014, 20:38
Replies: 201
Views: 23,074
Posted By simon194
If I remember you couldn't do anything until the...

If I remember you couldn't do anything until the advert had finished although it was a short advert, about 15 secs, and I had a Pace box at the time which was slow anyway.
Forum: Sky 22-08-2014, 00:10
Replies: 201
Views: 23,074
Posted By simon194
Although Sky did test it a few years back using a...

Although Sky did test it a few years back using a "More Than" ad with a view of possibly offering it as a premium option to advertisers. Very irritating it was as well because you could be FF through...
Forum: Sky 19-08-2014, 20:41
Replies: 19
Views: 2,724
Posted By simon194
Don't forget 3D is a standard feature of around...

Don't forget 3D is a standard feature of around 90% of mid- to high-end TV's and all 4K sets have 3D just in case it takes off again. :)
Forum: Sky 19-08-2014, 20:25
Replies: 1
Views: 371
Posted By simon194
Renting from Sky Store works the same way as PPV...

Renting from Sky Store works the same way as PPV and the purchases are "stored" on the viewing card until the box makes a callback. If there isn't enough credit left on the card (I think the max...
Forum: Sky 17-08-2014, 20:47
Replies: 9
Views: 1,128
Posted By simon194
I think Sky would prefer to be getting money from...

I think Sky would prefer to be getting money from BT as they do now rather than pay BT for the channels. There's bound to be other reasons why they can't do what you are suggesting as well.
Forum: Sky 15-08-2014, 16:17
Replies: 201
Views: 23,074
Posted By simon194
AFAIK it's not possible on either Samsung or Pace...

AFAIK it's not possible on either Samsung or Pace boxes. I'm sure Sky did confirm some time back that it was a hardware limitation.
Forum: Sky 13-08-2014, 21:00
Replies: 79
Views: 8,298
Posted By simon194
... which is currently only 2.16 (3.66 after...

... which is currently only 2.16 (3.66 after October) per month cheaper than having Sky broadband and BT Sports HD without any offers thrown in.
Forum: Sky 13-08-2014, 20:43
Replies: 201
Views: 23,074
Posted By simon194
My question is whether the R010 version for...

My question is whether the R010 version for DRX890/895 boxes will finally allow us prior to 18th Dec 2013 multiscreen customers to officially be able to dispense with the phone line.
Forum: Sky 09-08-2014, 11:25
Replies: 21
Views: 4,390
Posted By simon194
That's not actually true. As Sky's HD sub now has...

That's not actually true. As Sky's HD sub now has subscription channels attached to it and the kickback ITV, Channel 5 etc get from Sky is based on the number of HD subscribers it's the easiest way...
Forum: Sky 09-08-2014, 00:42
Replies: 21
Views: 4,390
Posted By simon194
I think we will but also in October they are...

I think we will but also in October they are hiking the base sub up by 1.50 to 13.50
Forum: Sky 05-08-2014, 00:47
Replies: 5
Views: 2,325
Posted By simon194
Set the display to 50Hz then Silverlight will...

Set the display to 50Hz then Silverlight will convert it to 50fps instead of 60.
Forum: Sky 01-08-2014, 00:40
Replies: 13
Views: 1,254
Posted By simon194
There was a time back before HD started when you...

There was a time back before HD started when you could subscribe to just the sports package but it cost 10 pm on top of the bundled price.
Forum: Sky 31-07-2014, 00:46
Replies: 509
Views: 61,660
Posted By simon194
The economy might be recovering but it's going to...

The economy might be recovering but it's going to be a few years before Joe Public feels any better about it. I had my first above inflation pay rise back in April, admittedly it was only 0.7% above...
Forum: Sky 26-07-2014, 01:12
Replies: 509
Views: 61,660
Posted By simon194
BSB was never going to succeed. Ok their...

BSB was never going to succeed. Ok their technology was superior to what Sky was using but it was considerably more expensive and fairly unreliable. BTW Sky didn't buy out BSB, it was a 50:50 merger...
Forum: Sky 22-07-2014, 20:23
Replies: 22
Views: 1,605
Posted By simon194
Hypothetically, if it was cost effective it...

Hypothetically, if it was cost effective it probably wouldn't be less than 10 per month because Sky will be charging for CA management etc. like they do with BT for BT Sport.
Forum: Sky 22-07-2014, 20:09
Replies: 509
Views: 61,660
Posted By simon194
The PS3 does from service such as Netflix and...

The PS3 does from service such as Netflix and Amazon Prime Instant Video.
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