All 4


Channel 4 relaunches All 4, expands ad-free trial

UK broadcaster Channel 4 has relaunched it video-on-demand service, All 4, and is inviting more registered users to trial a paid version of the offering that removes ads from commissioned content. The revamped All 4 includes a new iOS app that has been rebuilt and is designed to be more reliable, intuitive and engaging. The […]

Netflix ‘accessed by 17% of UK mobile internet users’

Roughly 17% of mobile internet users in the UK, some 5.8 million adults, accessed the Netflix app on either a smartphone or tablet in March, according to UKOM-approved comScore data. According to the stats, which are based on UK mobile app data, the number of mobile Netflix users was “significantly higher” than the unique visitors […]

Channel 4 to revamp All 4, up online content spend

Channel 4 is revamping its All 4 digital service and is planning a multi-million pound increase in investment in original and acquired online content for 2017. The new All 4 home screen will combine human content curation with data-driven personalisation and is due to go live on smart TVs and games consoles in the coming […]

Channel 4 launches All 4 on new Android devices

Channel 4 has launched its on-demand and live-streaming service, All 4, on a range of new Android smartphones. The service will now be available to users of devices including the Samsung Galaxy S7, the Google Nexus 6p, the LG G5 and the HTC 10. At the same time, Channel 4 has released My4, a new […]

Channel 4 brings ‘Watch Live’ feature to Android devices

UK terrestrial broadcaster Channel 4 has updated its All 4 catch-up app on Android devices to include the ‘Watch Live’ feature for the first time. The new functionality applies to compatible devices running Android OS Version 4.3 and above and follows an overhaul of the All 4 app on Android at the end of last […]

ITV Hub and All 4 launch on Amazon Fire TV

Free UK catch-up TV services from broadcasters ITV and Channel 4 have launched on Amazon’s Fire TV line-up of products. ITV Hub and All 4 are now available on Amazon’s Fire TV box and Fire TV Stick, which Amazon claims is its fastest-selling Amazon device ever. The launches mean that Amazon Fire TV users in […]

All 4 joins Netflix, iPlayer on Amazon Fire TV

Amazon Fire TV has rounded out its UK broadcaster catch-up TV services offer by adding Channel 4’s on-demand platform, All 4. The Amazon service already offers BBC iPlayer, ITV Hub and Demand 5, as well as Netflix, UKTV Play, YouTube and other on-demand apps. Adding All 4 means Amazon Fire TV owners can now access […]

Palmer takes new managing editor role at All 4

UK broadcaster Channel 4 has named Charlie Palmer as managing editor of All 4, the new brand for its on-demand offering. In this newly created role, Palmer will be charged with delivering the editorial proposition for the platform and curating the user experience. He will be responsible for adapting All 4’s editorial proposition across different […]

Ofcom: UK TV viewers ‘most technologically advanced’ in Europe

Some 70% of UK adults will watch TV using free-to-air, catch-up services like the BBC iPlayer in December, more than in any other European country, according to Ofcom. The UK broadcast regulator’s research claims that UK viewers are now using TV gadgets “more than any other major country” and that catch-up viewing is ahead of […]

Channel 4 to launch All 4 on Chromecast

UK broadcaster Channel 4 has teamed up with Google to launch its All 4 on-demand service on Chromecast. From November 24, UK viewers will be able to use their Android mobile device or Chrome browser on their computer to cast their favourite Channel 4 content directly to their TV, using a Chromecast dongle. The service […]