BBC IPlayer


Sky Rebrands Roku to Launch NOW TV Box Today for £9.99

Sky TV Rebrands Roku to Launch NOW TV Box Today for £9.99

Sky has just started its service of providing a NOW TV Box for approximately ten pounds. The small and smart device will be ava...

Jul 26 2013, 8:56am CDT

BBC iPlayer Gets Off-Line Viewing Mode

BBC iPlayer Gets Off-Line Viewing Mode

Download your favorite BBC shows on the go...

Sep 4 2012, 12:19pm CDT

Xbox 360 BBC iPlayer is here

Xbox 360 BBC iPlayer is here

The BBC and Microsoft today announced the launch of the BBC’s popular video-on-demand service, BBC iPlayer, on Microsoft’s Xbox...

Mar 20 2012, 3:30am CDT

BBC iPlayer on Apple iPad goes Europe

BBC iPlayer on Apple iPad goes Europe

BBC Worldwide Brings Best of British TV to European Fans with the BBC iPlayer App for iPad....

Jul 28 2011, 6:20am CDT

Cello Unveils TV that is iPlayer-ready

Cello Unveils TV that is iPlayer-ready

Cello has unveiled a TV perfect for the viewer who enjoys iPlayer. The set is called the iViewer and is the first TV with integ...

Dec 9 2009, 6:33am CST

BBC Readies iPhone iPlayer App

BBC is said to be getting an iPlayer app ready for the iPhone. Tome this isn’t really a surprise as much as a what took so long...

Nov 30 2009, 5:26am CST

Sky Player Coming to Fetch TV in 2010

Sky Player Coming to Fetch TV in 2010

Sky has announced that starting next year its Sky Player will be coming to Fetch TV. The move will bring video on demand to the...

Oct 15 2009, 5:43am CDT

BBC Happy with iPlayer for PS3

BBC Happy with iPlayer for PS3

The BBC is tickled with how well its latest version of the iPlayer is doing on the PS3. According to figures released by BBC, t...

Sep 14 2009, 6:23am CDT

PS3 3.0 Firmware Released

PS3 3.0 Firmware Released

Sony released the 3.0 software update this week for the PS3 console. The update applies to users of the new PS3 Slim and the ol...

Sep 3 2009, 6:21am CDT

Channel 4 Offers Catalog Online

Channel 4 Offers Catalog Online

Channel 4 has become the first network to offers its entire back catalog online for free. Starting in July the network will off...

Jun 8 2009, 6:49am CDT

BT Throttling iPlayer During Peak Periods

BT is the largest broadband supplier in Britain and the ISP stands accused of throttling the iPlayer, the popular video streami...

Jun 2 2009, 6:22am CDT

Xbox 360 gets Sky content

Sky has struck a deal with Microsoft that will see live football, TV and film content being shown on the Xbox 360. This is Xbox...

May 29 2009, 9:00am CDT

Freesat Turns 1-year Old

Freesat Turns 1-year Old

Subscription free satellite provider Freesat is celebrating its first birthday and has announced that it is on track to hit 400...

May 6 2009, 7:10am CDT

New BBC iPlayer Makes Xbox Play Easier

New BBC iPlayer Makes Xbox Play Easier

BBC has made some changes to its popular iPlayer to include a new desktop client and HD streaming and downloads. The new player...

Apr 22 2009, 6:55am CDT

BBC iPlayer starts offering HD streaming

BBC iPlayer starts offering HD streaming

It looks like people will finally get a chance to start watching some of their favourite television shows in glorious high defi...

Apr 20 2009, 3:00am CDT

BBC Launches Live Mobile TV

BBC Launches Live Mobile TV

Following the success of the BBC's iplayer platform they have today launched their live mobile TV platform for mobile phonesIt...

Apr 6 2009, 10:00am CDT

Virgin Media Ups Internet Speeds to 10Mbps Free

Virgin media may have made some customers in the UK nervous when it discontinued its 2mbps Internet service package. That disco...

Feb 24 2009, 7:25am CST

iPlayer May Not be Free Forever

In today's DVR-enabled world the days of having to be home when your favorite show airs are long gone. It's getting to the poin...

Dec 24 2008, 7:12am CST

BBC to Offer iPlayer Tech to Rival Broadcasters

BBC says that it will give the technology behind its Internet-based video player, iPlayer, to other UK public broadcast service...

Dec 10 2008, 8:03am CST

Sky Gets Set to Launch Sky Player

BBC has had great success with its iPlayer allowing Internet users to stream programs from its network for online viewing. Comp...

Nov 11 2008, 6:33am CST

BBC Adds New Mobile Downloads to iPlayer

BBC has added new mobile downloads to its iPlayer service. TV shows can now be downloaded to mobile devices that can play conte...

Oct 10 2008, 6:46am CDT

BBC iPlayer comes to Nokia N96

BBC iPlayer comes to Nokia N96

Starting on October 1st a version of BBC's iPlayer specifically built for the Nokia N96 and other Nokia phones will be availabl...

Sep 8 2008, 9:26am CDT

BBC Drops 7 day iPlayer Restriction

BBC is dropping the silly restriction it had of only making past episode of its programs available via the iPlayer for 7 days....

Aug 27 2008, 9:03am CDT

Virgin Media TV Streams over 10.5 Million BBC Shows

Virgin Media TV Streams over 10.5 Million BBC Shows

In June Virgin Media launched a service that allowed viewers using its TV service to stream BBC programmes via the BBC iPlayer....

Jul 23 2008, 9:30am CDT

Do not Data Roam with the iPhone 3G

UK's The Sunday Times today features a story about the high cost of international data roaming. As the iPhone 3G is making it s...

Jun 22 2008, 4:00am CDT

Hack Brings BBC iPlayer to the PS3

Hack Brings BBC iPlayer to the PS3

Developers have created an unofficial version of the BBC iPlayer that allows PS3 owners to stream BBC programming directly to t...

Apr 14 2008, 9:35am CDT

BBC iPlayer Coming to the Wii

BBC iPlayer Coming to the Wii

The BBC says that its iPlayer video service will soon be coming to the Nintendo Wii console. According to the BBC early version...

Apr 9 2008, 11:09am CDT

BBC iPlayer Hack Patched

It doesn’t take long for hackers to find vulnerabilities for newly released applications like the BBC iPlayer. Hackers had foun...

Mar 17 2008, 8:54am CDT

BBC Launches iPlayer for iPhone

BBC Launches iPlayer for iPhone

The BBC announced today that it had launched a version of its iPlayer specifically for the iPhone. The software allows iPhone u...

Mar 7 2008, 9:44am CST

BBC Programs Now Available on iTunes

BBC Programs Now Available on iTunes

BBC News says that BBC TV programs are now available on iTunes making BBC the first UK broadcaster to offer downloads via the A...

Feb 19 2008, 11:16am CST

BBC on demand online to go live very soon

UK viewers and BBC fans from around the globe will soon be able to watch their favorite British shows, following an approva...

May 3 2007, 6:00am CDT

UK TV channels expand online offerings

UK TV channels expand online offerings

The BBC has announced that it upgraded its digital iPlayer platform, which delivers online episodes of popular programmes. In...

Apr 20 2007, 3:00am CDT