UK broadcasters ‘close’ to single unified streaming app

UK broadcasters are hopeful of reaching agreement by November to create a single streaming app that would act as a gateway to their catch-up and on-demand services, according to a report in the Telegraph newspaper. According to the newspaper, the UK public service broadcasters – the BBC, ITV, Channel 4 and Channel 5 – began […]

4oD launches on Samsung TVs

Samsung has launched an app for Channel 4’s video-on-demand service, 4oD, on its connected TV sets in the UK.  Available on all 2012 Samsung Smart TV models, 4oD will join apps by firms like Netflix, LoveFilm and YouTube in Samsung’s Smart TV store. Sarah Milton, head of VOD at Channel 4, said the launch came […]