WP7 Connect - Follow us on Twitter WP7 Connect - Become a Fan on Facebook

BBC iPlayer Officially Coming to Windows Phone Soon

March 5, 2013 1 Comment

BBC iPlayer is officially coming to Windows Phone as BBC has signed a deal with Microsoft. In the ‘near future’, an app will be released on the Windows Phone store that acts as a shortcut to a mobile site that works with the OS.

Today I can let you know that we have signed a deal with Microsoft that will enable us to bring BBC iPlayer to the Windows phone platform.

We will be releasing a shortcut to BBC iPlayer in the near future which will be available in the Windows Phone Store, enabling the BBC iPlayer website to work on Windows Phone 7.5 and 8 via a live tile.

This shortcut will wrap the BBC iPlayer mobile website together with our media player. Hopefully these and other developments will help to expand our online reach further. Our latest figures show that over 650 different device types can access BBC iPlayer.

We will have more info as soon as it becomes available


Source: BBC  Thanks Jonathan for the tip!

No related content found.


Addicted to WP7, 360 and tech in general...

More Posts - Twitter

Tags: , , News

HTC ONE (M8) For Windows Officially Announced & Now Available For Verizon Wireless (Press Release)

HTC offers Windows platform on flagship device, blends premium hardware with unique software experience BELLEVUE, WA – August 19,...

Watch Microsoft’s New Windows Phone Ad Featuring Instagram, OneDrive, Amazing Photos, & Cortana (VIDEO)

Check out the latest ad by Microsoft showcasing the Nokia Lumia 1020 with Instagram and OneDrive and the newly,...