The two sides settled the dispute last July for undisclosed financial terms after British Sky Broadcasting Group PLC won an initial case in a British court.
Microsoft said the change would be made soon but didn’t give a date.
While the rebranding doesn’t involve a change to the service’s logo — two blue clouds on a white background — it does bring the name more in line with other company brands.
Last July, Microsoft re-organized its corporate structure to focus on providing both devices and services in a strategy it called “One Microsoft.”
Its latest game console, released in November, is called “Xbox One.”
MORE HBJ HEADLINES
Electric Mirror reflects on past, future at headquarters opening Southwest pilots sue carrier to block flying of Boeing’s Max 1:28 p.m. Colleges announced for Pell ‘dual enrollment’ program Culture clashes make China firms tough foes 1:40 p.m. Pfizer buying skin drug maker Anacor for $5.2 billion 1:29 p.m. Justices give narrow win to Internet site in false data case 1:27 p.m.