Sky have annouced that their mobile subscription phone service will be replaced by Sky Go…
From next month, all Sky TV customers will have the opportunity to watch Sky channels and programmes on PCs, laptops, mobiles and tablets at no extra charge.
Available free to all Sky TV customers, Sky Go will provide flexible access to Sky content across multiple devices including the iPhone, iPad, PC and Mac. Launching on July 6 th , it brings together two existing services: Sky Player, Sky’s online TV service, and Sky Mobile TV, the UK’s largest mobile TV service, with these services rebranded as Sky Go . Offering even more value from the Sky subscription, this will allow customers to watch live linear channels in line with their subscription while on the move in the UK and Ireland.”
Sounds pretty good for Sky customers. Our understanding is that the service will be available on iOS devices and Android as well as Mac and PC. It will not however count towards your Xbox subscription.
Check out the full press release from Sky.