All of BBC 3’s scripted comedy output will be shown first on iPlayer, the corporation has announced.
The BBC is working hard on to bring the Android version of its iPlayer app up to the same specs as the iOS version.
The BBC has begun a campaign to explain the benefits of connected TV to its viewers through the web, TV and radio spots.
The Broadcasters’ Audience Research Board (BARB) will begin tracking online catchup video to assemble its viewing figures for UK TV shows.
The BBC’s iPlayer team is not guilty of unfairly prioritising iOS over other platforms, according to a ruling by the BBC Trust.
The BBC is using iPlayer as a proving ground for more TV programmes, with BBC 3 bosses having commissioned another raft of comedies to debut on the streaming service.
A new sitcom from comedian Peter Kay is to be placed on BBC iPlayer in its entirety before being broadcast conventionally, the BBC has revealed.
The BBC is to commission six drama films to be shown exclusively over iPlayer.
The TV industry must adopt common standards if connected TV is to succeed, says Daniel Danker, the BBC’s Head of On-Demand.
Following on from their successful range of audio products, Pure has entered the TV arena with its Avalon 300R Connect Freeview+ HD box with BBC iPlayer, YouTube and PURE Connect access.
The BBC is to trial the use of iPlayer to broadcast selected programmes before they show on television.
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Thee BBC’s iPlayer service hit a record number of viewers in August. The rise was driven by the BBC’s multi-screen coverage of the London 2012 Olympic Games.