/
12.05.2011
Originally featured on BroadcastEngineering.com
BBC launches iPlayer in Canada

The BBC iPlayer, arguably the world’s most successful catch-up and streaming TV service, has made landfall in North America with its launch in Canada. It will initially be available as a subscription service there for the Apple iPad as an application, with monthly subscriptions for full access, as well as some free content. Series available on the service include Spooks, Eastenders, Top Gear, Doctor Who and Blue Planet.

The iPlayer’s international launch came in July 2011 with availability in 11 European countries outside the UK itself, followed by its non-European debut in Australia (September) and then Denmark, Sweden and Finland (October). The U.S. launch is thought to be imminent.



Comments
Post New Comment
If you are already a member, or would like to receive email alerts as new comments are
made, please login or register.

Enter the code shown above:

(Note: If you cannot read the numbers in the above
image, reload the page to generate a new one.)

No Comments Found




Wednesday 9:02AM
Analysts: TV Regs 'Not as Dire as We Thought'
We feel the negatives are known and are a lot more comfortable recommending the space.


 
Featured Articles
Discover TV Technology