Tag Archives: BBC

BBC brings TV downloads to iPad and iPhone

If you’ve been on holiday this summer, you’ll probably have noticed that apps like iPlayer don’t work overseas. That’s because of complex licensing laws which prevent free streaming of TV content outside the UK. …

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iPlayer is now retina-enabled on the new iPad

One of the best things about owning the new iPad – apart from buying a fantastic Snugg case, of course – is the brand new retina display. The iPad 2 had a reasonably good …

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ISP says no drop in P2P after the Pirate Bay was blocked

A couple of months ago, we wrote about six of the biggest ISPs in the UK placing a block on access to the Pirate Bay. The website is one of the biggest suppliers of …

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YouView streaming TV box to hit stores in July

Against all odds, the streaming TV service co-run by Lord Sugar has finally launched in the UK. Up until this week, nobody thought YouView would be on the market in time for the Olympics. …

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The Evolution of The Red Button

Do you remember when the red button on your Freeview remote was a really exciting new invention? This will make you feel old: the red button was introduced to BBC TV for Wimbledon 13 …

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New YouView box will offer streaming TV – but is it too late?

Do you watch lots of streaming video on iPlayer, Netflix and YouTube? Lord Sugar is helping to launch a brand new service that could soon see you pack away that Freeview box once and …

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