BBC hails the ‘biggest year ever’ for iPlayer

The BBC has revealed that 2016 was the “biggest year ever” for the iPlayer with an average of 243 million monthly requests.  The BBC said that October and November saw the highest average number of daily requests the BBC iPlayer has ever seen, with 11.7 million in each month. Unveiling official iPlayer numbers, the corporation […]

BBC Three produces most-watched show on iPlayer

The BBC’s youth skewing, online-only network, BBC Three, has produced the most requested show of the year so far on the BBC iPlayer, according to the corporation. With 3 million requests, British drama Thirteen is the most requested show on BBC iPlayer so far in 2016, while seven of the top 20 most-request shows on […]