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BBC Three To Move Online In Cost Reducing Effort

03/05/2014, It seems that BBC Three is all set to be dropped from regular TV programming, but it will still exist – albeit in the form of an online channel. The reason behind this particular move? It is part of the BBC’s cost-cutting measures. What does...

Hacker Tried Selling Access To BBC Server On Christmas Day

12/30/2013, A new report reveals how a hacker covertly took over a server at the BBC and tried selling access to it on Christmas. It isn’t known if the hacker was able to find any buyers who might have paid to gain access to BBC’s server, but the British...

BBC iPlayer For Windows Phone 8 Launched

05/15/2013, The BBC iPlayer app is available for a variety of platforms, including but not limited to the PlayStation 3, iOS and Xbox 360. A couple of months back it was announced that BBC iPlayer for Windows Phone 8 will be releasing soon. Today, the app has finally...

BBC Olympics app released

07/13/2012, If you’re a sports junkie and you want to stay on top of all things related to the Olympic Games this year, BBC has got the app just for you. Called the BBC Olympics app, it features content on the Olympic mobile website that’s easily...

BBC Sport app brings live streaming of sport events to Facebook

07/02/2012, BBC Sport has just launched its own app for Facebook users. The app will allow Facebook users to watch live streams of sporting events such as Wimbledon or the Olympics. You can watch the events online with your friends and chat with them online as it...

BBC iPlayer arrives on Xbox 360

03/20/2012, Microsoft’s Xbox 360 console is not only good for playing games, but it also is able to keep you entertained in a different method – now that BBC’s iPlayer is made available on the home console. This would mean the popular on-demand TV...

BBC iPlayer app receives AirPlay support

10/20/2011, BBC fans with iOS devices and Apple TVs rejoice. The British broadcaster has just rolled out a significant update for its iPlayer app for iOS devices. The updated iPlayer app now introduces AirPlay support so you can stream content from your iOS device to...

BBC iPlayer explores Scandinavian countries

10/13/2011, When the BBC iPlayer for iPad made waves internationally in July earlier this year by rolling out on 11 Western European countries, it made its way to Australia in September after that. Well, I guess the wait for those living in Scandinavian countries...

BBC iPlayer now available on PlayStation 3 (updated)

08/08/2011, Fans of streaming online BBC content will be glad to know that the broadcaster’s popular iPlayer app (which recently went global) is now available on another platform: the PlayStation 3. Touted to be “custom-built for the living room”,...

Play “videos” on your Kindle with the iPlayer

07/11/2011, If for whatever reason, you wished that the Kindle could play videos, it turns out that short of waiting for Amazon to come out with a new version of Kindle, it’s not entirely impossible, thanks to a developer at the BBC, Mark Longstaff-Tyrrell.

BBC develops iOS app for mobile reporting

06/15/2011, It looks like the iPad and the iPhone got a lot more important to BBC reporters. According to a report by Journalism.co.uk, BBC will be releasing an app that will allow its reporters to send reports in from the field over 3G – using their iOS devices....