Mobile app

The QYou launches direct-to-consumer mobile app in India

Youth broadcaster QYou Media has launched the Q India mobile app on the Google Play store, targeting India’s 300 million-plus smartphone users. The direct-to-consumer app is designed to expand Q India’s footprint both within the country and among expats living outside of India. The app will give users access to the channel’s 24-hour linear stream […]

Freesat delivers Saorview mobile app to RTÉ

Freesat has delivered the new Saorview mobile app, web-powered TV guide and Spotlight recommendation service for RTÉ in Ireland as part of its partnership with the public broadcaster. The new services are part of an ongoing deal with RTE to deliver Saorview Connect, a forthcoming service that will let viewers access on-demand content and TV […]

Canal+ taps Hubee for Canalplay Kids app

Canal+ Group has tapped French on-demand TV and video distribution specialist Hubee to develop its recently-launched Canalplay Kids mobile app. Hubee, which has experience developing interactive apps for TV and on-demand platforms, developed the application to offer easy-to-navigate kids programs in a secure environment. The app is available for iOS and Android devices, as well […]

YouTube updates Android and iOS apps

YouTube has updated its Android and iOS mobile apps to include new search and playback functionality.  Users will now be able to swipe a video to the bottom of the screen so that they can continue to browse for more videos while still watching the clip. Viewers will now also be able to search and […]