Tag Archives: iPlayer

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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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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BBC iPlayer uses Kinect on Xbox360

After several years of negotiations, the BBC iPlayer has now become available on the Xbox 360. The much anticipated launch of the BBC’s television streaming service on the Xbox console is now free to …

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