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BBC Web TV iPlayer Beta Launches; Some Testers Grumble

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The BBC today launched its iPlayer web catch-up TV application for public beta test applicants. (Video demo.) The service lets U.K. users download TV programs up to seven days following their transmission date before they then expire after a 30-day window. An undisclosed set number of beta testers will be involved, with that number growing toward a November full release. Further features to be added include “series stacking

2 Responses to “BBC Web TV iPlayer Beta Launches; Some Testers Grumble”

  1. A friend of mine takes also part in this beta test and he said that he is quite satisfied with the BBC Player. Sometimes he has some unexplainable errors. But when he restarts the player everything works perfectly again.
    So if they can get a grip on these errors then I think this TV player might be really successful in future.