BritBox, the new streaming service from ITV and the BBC is already with us – and while no numbers were released that reveal how many people subscribed to the free trial, ITV chief is now saying the service has no intention to compete with Netflix: “It is impossible to rival that. In the UK we
The BBC director-general, Tony Hall, predicts “a second wave of disruption” to the TV industry – but believes BBC iPlayer can beat the American streaming giants
A new Ofcom report sheds some light on the streaming habits of Brits – and shows how regular pay-TV companies (Sky/Virgin Media/etc’) are losing the battle to streaming services such as Netflix and Amazon Prime. Furthermore, broadcast channels such as BBC 1 and ITV are also losing viewers – a lot of them – in
A huge catalog of films and TV programmes, high quality Netflix Originals, but none of the most recent blockbusters. Is Netflix UK worth the price?
Months after raising prices in the US, Netflix is now bumping up UK subscription costs as well, with some members having to pay up to 20% more. This is the first price rise since 2017 – but is Netflix still a good deal for UK cord cutters? Netflix offers a streaming TV service based on
BritBox, the UK streaming service planned by the BBC and ITV as a Netflix competitor, is facing some roadblocks – while Netflix and Amazon’s revenues from their UK streaming services soar. According to data published by Ofcom, Netflix and Amazon made £1.1bn from UK streaming – more than double the amount UK broadcasters made with
Following a dramatic drop in UK streaming market share, and a survey conducted by the BBC, it is now asking Ofcom to make some drastic changes to their streaming service, BBC iPlayer. Among those: longer periods of availability for their programmes, and returning full box-sets. Back in January, The BBC opened a public consultation for
From “Iron Man” to “Captain Marvel”, the Marvel Cinematic Universe spans more than 20 films. Here’s how to watch them all online in the UK, without a cable subscription