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4oD expires in 2015, Channel 4 to change catch-up platform to All 4

4oD expires in 2015, Channel 4 to change catch-up platform to All 4

By 11 September 2014

Channel 4 will rebrand and relaunch its catch-up and on demand platform 4oD in 2015. It will be called All 4 and be the new home of all digital content from the UK broadcaster, including its linear channels. From the end of the first quarter of next... >>

YouView’s future secured, all major backers agree investment extension - including BBC

YouView’s future secured, all major backers agree investment extension - including BBC

By 28 March 2014

Contrary to rumour and speculation in recent months, the BBC has joined the rest of the original YouView backers in pledging further investment to the service for another five years. The new agreement includes ITV, Channel 4, Channel 5, BT, TalkTalk and... >>

Channel 4 to broadcast live from International Space Station as part of its Space Season

Channel 4 to broadcast live from International Space Station as part of its Space Season

By 9 January 2014

Channel 4 will broadcast an interactive two-hour live special show from the International Space Station in March, to end a whole month of programming dedicated to space travel and exploration. Live from Space: Lap of the Planet will be broadcast from... >>

The Snowman and The Snowdog game hits iPad, iPhone and Android in time for Christmas

The Snowman and The Snowdog game hits iPad, iPhone and Android in time for Christmas

By 5 December 2013

We're walking on the Air. The iPad Air, that is. Channel 4 has released The Snowman and The Snowdog, a game application based on the 2012 sequel to Raymond Briggs's seasonal favourite The Snowman. It's also available for other iPads, the iPhone and Android... >>

Now TV box gets 4oD to expand catch-up and on-demand offering

Now TV box gets 4oD to expand catch-up and on-demand offering

By 27 November 2013

Owners of a Now TV set-top-box will find a new app alongside the existing catch-up and on-demand offerings from BBC iPlayer and Demand 5. Channel 4's 4oD service is now accessible through the box, leaving just ITV as the last major terrestrial TV broadcaster... >>

Battle lost: TVCatchUp stops streaming ITV, Channel 4 and Channel 5 due to high-court ruling

Battle lost: TVCatchUp stops streaming ITV, Channel 4 and Channel 5 due to high-court ruling

By 11 October 2013

London-based TVCatchUp can no longer stream some services from ITV, Channel 4 and Channel 5 on its website. The broadcasters won a high-court ruling against TVCatchUp on Friday, as reported by The Guardian, which has forced the controversial website to... >>

4oD for iPad, iPhone and Android adds offline viewing

4oD for iPad, iPhone and Android adds offline viewing

By 26 July 2013

Channel 4 has updated its 4oD application for both iOS and Android devices. Like BBC iPlayer, the television catch-up and video on demand app now includes a download feature so you can watch shows offline. After the mandatory update, many shows will have... >>

Channel 4 launching second screen 4Now companion app in July

Channel 4 launching second screen 4Now companion app in July

By 6 June 2013

Channel 4 will be the first UK broadcaster to launch a proper full second-screen, always-on companion app. Called 4Now - although that name could change after beta testing - it will let you access extra content on your iOS device while watching Channel... >>

4oD offline viewing coming 2013

4oD offline viewing coming 2013

By 12 November 2012

Channel 4 is to make mobile offline viewing on 4oD available for catch-up viewing from early 2013 on iOS, and on Android later in the year. The announcement, made at the company's Upfront 2013 conference on Monday, highlights the importance the broadcaster... >>

Free YouView box for all TalkTalk Plus customers

Free YouView box for all TalkTalk Plus customers

By 26 July 2012

Customers who sign up to the TalkTalk Plus broadband and phone plan will now receive a free YouView set-top-box as part of their on-going subscriptions. The box, which enables users to catch-up with shows from BBC, ITV, Channel 4 and Channel 5 as well... >>