BBC fixes streaming lag that hit World Cup games
The BBC says it has solved a common problem with live sports streaming that caused a lag between broadcast and web streaming.
BBC to stream Wimbledon Tennis matches in 4K HDR
The BBC will stream tennis matches from this year's Wimbledon tournament to some UK users in 4K resolution and High Dynamic Range (HDR).
BBC tests Planet Earth II in 4K, HDR on iPlayer
The BBC has started running a test delivery of Planet Earth II content in 4K Ultra HD in HDR.
BBC gets green light to start new subscription streaming service
The BBC has been given the green light by the British government to start a new subscription streaming service that will rival Netflix in the nation.
BBC launches BBC Store for digital downloads
The BBC has unveiled the BBC Store this week, a digital service allowing consumers to buy and download their favorite programs.
BBC Micro Bit computer reaches final design
The BBC has unveiled the final design for their mini PC, the Micro Bit, which will be given out to one million UK students in October to help them learn to program from an early age.
Grand Theft Auto developer sues the BBC
Grand Theft Auto developer Rockstar Games has filed a lawsuit against the BBC in the UK over a film starring Harry Potter star Daniel Radcliffe.
Report: A BBC server was taken over by hackers on Christmas Day
A hacker secretly took over a BBC server and then tried to sell access to the system on Christmas Day.
BBC iPlayer apps hit 20 million downloads
The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) has announced that its iPlayer apps for Android and iOS have been downloaded over 20 million times.
BBC to unveil new personalized iPlayer
The BBC is to update iPlayer to cater more to the personal tastes of each user.
Hulu to get new BBC content
Hulu, revived by its owners with a focus on content, has closed a deal with BBC Worldwide.
BBC shuts down future plans for 3D
The BBC has announced it will be ending all 3D plans, at least until 2016.
BBC iPlayer comes to Sky (no.. really!)
The BBC iPlayer is rolling out on Sky for customers with compatible Sky HD boxes.
BBC considering charging for access to digital TV shows
The BBC has confirmed they are considering charging viewers to watch TV shows from its digital archives. If implemented, the new "pay-per-view" ......
BBC releases 3G iPlayer app for iPhone
BBC has expanded its iPlayer app to work on iPhones, and over 3G. The company says the app will work with all of the UK's 3G mobile networks. ......
BBC launches global iPlayer for more countries
BBC Worldwide has announced the launch of the global BBC iPlayer App for more countries this week, starting with Finland, Sweden and Denmark. ......
International BBC iPlayer app will cost under $10 per month
According to BBC iPlayer director general Mark Thompson, the international iPlayer app for the iPad and other devices is "definitely coming ......
BBC iPlayer now links to other VOD sites
Nine months after it was announced, the BBC has finally updated their iPlayer to link VOD listings for other sites. Partner channels are ......
Global iPlayer will be subscription-based, iPad-only
The BBC has said this week that their global iPlayer will be iPad-only, as well as subscription-based. Since its release in the UK last year, ......
BBC unveils new video games for iOS devices
BBC Worldwide has said today that their new move back into video games could eventually lead to £50 million a year for the media company. ......