Timed perfectly with the Chromecast’s official UK launch, BBC has officially introduced Chromecast support to the BBC iPlayer app.
A BBC Weather app has been made available in the Google Play Store in the U.K., making the news giant’s weather services available more easily. Find out more in the rest of the article.
If you happen to using the BBC iPlayer app on a Jelly Bean device, you may want to grab the latest update from Google Play. The app has been updated and along with improvements for video performance, proper support for Jelly Bean has been added.
When Adobe Flash said its goodbye to Android last month, the effect was felt by third-party apps like BBC’s, that relied on the ubiquitous player to stream contents to Android devices from its website. With Flash gone from popular devices like the Google Nexus 7 tablet, which doesn’t support the platform, BBC has decided to develop its own media player that removes its Flash dependency.
BBC is one of the best news channels that keeps us abreast of all the important events around the globe, from local news up to the events of international significance. With the London Olympics... now in motion, BBC also prepared something for Android users–the BBC Olympics app for Android–to keep them updated on the important happenings of this long-awaited international event.