The BBC can move forward with plans to extend the length of time that programmes are made available on the BBC iPlayer, Ofcom has confirmed.
Ofcom has provisionally concluded that the BBC can go ahead with planned changes to the BBC iPlayer.
The first episode of season 2 of Killing Eve has already proved a ratings winner for BBC iPlayer.
The ‘reinvention’ of the BBC iPlayer has moved a step further following the publication of the Public Interest Test on the plans.
The BBC is to appoint dedicated controllers to run the BBC iPlayer and its much-publicised radio and podcast counterpart BBC Sounds.
Dynasties, the new BBC series featuring Sir David Attenborough, is to be made available in the Ultra HD format from the BBC iPlayer.
Bodyguard, the BBC’s hit Sunday night drama, has broken records for both its linear transmission and catchup viewing.
The BBC is to introduce the ability to watch any show from its beginning.
The BBC is to produce dedicated shows for the 13-15 age group in a bid to wean the demographic off Netflix.
The BBC has announced plans to screen its World Cup matches in the Ultra HD format over the BBC iPlayer – but its setting a cap on the number of viewers that will be able to access the coverage.