0
Broadband

BT upgrades mobile TV app with new features

Wednesday 3 February 2016 | 10:49 CET | News
BT has launched an upgraded version of its TV app for Apple and Android devices. The upgraded app features a dedicated kids' on-demand and catch-up library, seven more channels and a wide collection of premium entertainment catch-up content. It has added six UKTV channels (Alibi, Eden, GOLD, Good Food, Home and Watch) and the recently rebranded Sony Channel. The new Subscription Catch Up service on the BT TV app offers shows from up to 20 premium entertainment channels, including AMC, HISTORY, MTV, Sony, Syfy and the new UKTV Play service. Customers can register up to two separate devices to

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

We hope you've enjoyed your free articles. Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.

Subscriptions

Already registered?



Free Headlines in your E-mail

Every day we send out a free e-mail with the most important headlines of the last 24 hours.

Subscribe now

Categories: Internet / Mobile & Wireless
Companies: AMC / Apple / BT / MTV / Sony
Countries: United Kingdom
::: add a comment

Add comment

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Related

BT launches mobile contracts with smartphones

Published 01 Jun 2016 20:01 CET | United Kingdom
BT has launched new postpaid mobile phone contracts with the latest phones from the big brands in a move to expand its presence ...

UKTV reports record revenue for 2015, EBITDA up 10%

Published 12 Apr 2016 10:50 CET | United Kingdom
Broadcaster UKTV has reported 2015 revenue up 13 percent to a record GBP 319 million, with EBITDA up 10 percent to GBP 82 ...

Sony to launch 'True Crime' channel in UK

Published 07 Mar 2016 15:41 CET | United Kingdom
Sony Pictures Television will launch a new UK channel, True Crime, on 22 March. The new channel will be available on Freeview ...

TCM gets on BT TV

Published 06 Mar 2016 17:52 CET | United Kingdom
US film channel TCM (Turner Classic Movies) has signed a carriage agreement with BT TV to feature in the latter's Entertainment ...

CBS UK channels see record growth in 2015

Published 25 Feb 2016 10:38 CET | United Kingdom
UK Channels CBS Reality, CBS Action, CBS Drama and Horror Channel have reported their highest ever year of SOCI (share of ...

Half of Brits prefer to stay in touch digitally - research

Published 21 Feb 2016 20:47 CET | United Kingdom
New research by BT Mobile shows that around half of Brits prefer to stay in touch with friends digitally rather than ...

BT creates 1,400 new apprenticeships, graduate jobs

Published 18 Feb 2016 10:04 CET | United Kingdom
BT is creating around 1,400 new apprenticeships and graduate jobs in 2016, covering a range of roles from cyber security and ...

BT develops technology to block unwanted calls

Published 11 Feb 2016 10:47 CET | United Kingdom
BT has announced a new service to help customers avoid nuisance calls on their landlines. Recent research by Which? shows that 75 ...

BT Group finance director to step down

Published 08 Feb 2016 17:35 CET | United Kingdom
BT Group has confirmed reports that Tony Chanmugam is stepping down as finance director, reports The Telegraph. The company said ...

BT apologises after broadband service outage

Published 03 Feb 2016 11:03 CET | United Kingdom
BT has apologised after a major outage left thousands of customers across the UK left without broadband services, reports BBC ...

BT, Rio Ferdinand Foundation help young people find work

Published 03 Feb 2016 10:53 CET | United Kingdom
BT and the Rio Ferdinand Foundation (RFF) have announced a new partnership to help young people learn the skills they need to ...

BT announces new organisational structure

Published 01 Feb 2016 10:29 CET | United Kingdom
Following its acquisition of EE, BT has announced a new organisational structure that will take effect from April. This new ...

BT revenues boosted by strong broadband growth

Published 01 Feb 2016 09:15 CET | United Kingdom
BT reported revenues for its fiscal third quarter to December up 4 percent year-on-year to GBP 4.637 billion, led by strong ...

BT to deliver new broadcast network for BBC

Published 29 Jan 2016 10:38 CET | United Kingdom
The BBC has selected BT to provide a new broadcast network. The BBC will move to this new network based on internet technologies ...

BT TV upgrades data storage with NetApp

Published 20 Jan 2016 10:48 CET | United Kingdom
BT TV has selected data storage and management company NetApp to upgrade its data storage infrastructure, reports Rapid TV News. ...

BT appoints new technology, service, operations CEO

Published 19 Jan 2016 11:17 CET | United Kingdom
BT Group has announced the appointment of Howard Watson as the CEO of BT Technology, Service and Operations (BT TSO) and Group ...