Dan Taylor

BBC outlines ‘new iPlayer’ rollout plan

The BBC is going ahead to make the new version of iPlayer it has been testing the default version for computers following what it said was an overwhelmingly positive response to the new design. The BBC rolled out the new iPlayer in preview on computers, tablets mobile phones and connected TVs nine weeks ago. According […]

BBC launches updated iPlayer

The BBC is rolling out an updated version of its iPlayer streaming service in a bid to offer a “consistent, but optimised,” experience across different screens.  Due to start rolling out today, the BBC said the new version of the iPlayer has been developed using responsive design so that it can be accessed on from […]

BBC celebrates ‘best ever’ iPlayer performance

New Year’s Day was the best day ever for the iPlayer with 11 million TV and radio programme requests lodged on the BBC’s catch-up service as viewers caught up on the UK pubcaster’s line-up of festive programming. That compares with 8.1 million requests on New Year’s Day 2013 and equates to a 35% year-on-year increase […]