Connected Red Button

BBC plots Red Button evolution with Red Button+

The BBC has announced “the next step” in the evolution of its Red Button service with the launch next month of Red Button+. Red Button+ will replace the existing Connected Red Button service and will become “the primary experience when you press red on a wide range of internet-connected TVs,” according to the BBC. The […]

YouView adds updated iPlayer and BBC connected red button

UK connected TV platform YouView has added the latest, updated version of the BBC’s iPlayer, as well as the BBC’s Connected Red Button service, to its offering.  The refreshed iPlayer has a new look and feel, offering new programme categories – such as comedy, arts, history and music – as well giving users access to the […]

BBC launches connected Red Button on smart TVs

The BBC has launched a version of its Connected Red Button service on a range of Samsung and Sony smart TVs, with plans to roll out to LG TVs early this year.  The Connected Red Button service lets viewers access web-delivered BBC TV, news, sport, weather and children’s content by pressing the red button on […]