Foxtel

  • Foxtel now officially owns Austar. Regional Australia to get Foxtel

    Pay TV service Foxtel has now completed its acquisition of Austar. For years, Australian Pay TV subscribers have been forced to a provider based on their location. Foxtel if you live in the city, Austar if you’re in the country. While Pay TV should be Pay TV regardless of...
  • Foxtel mobile strategy for iOS, Android, WP7 a confused mess

    Foxtel is Australia’s largest PayTV service, as the penetration of IPTV delivered content has consumers cutting un-necessary monthly, Foxtel needs to evolve. One such evolution is the move to allow Xbox 360 owners to avoid getting yet another set-top-box top access Foxtel. The next frontier is mobile access. Recently...
  • Foxtel on Xbox 360 launches, still artificially limited

    While the Xbox 360 Dashboard update rollout started last week, today some Xbox 360 owners have something else new and shiny to play with. If you happen to be in a FOXTEL areas (essentially that’s not Austar), then you can skip the FOXTEL set-top box and just use your...
  • 3D Broadcast coming to Australia 2011 from Foxtel

    One of the big problems with buying a new 3D television is where to find content. Sure the 3D Blu-ray format was just formalised, but expect it to be a while before they start hitting our shelves. Well Foxtel is leading the way in 3D content, announcing their intentions...