BBC’s Plan to Extend iPlayer Catchup Window Wins Provisional Approval

The BBC’s contentious plan to extend the catchup window on its iPlayer service to a year or more has been given a provisional green light by British media regulator Ofcom. The pubcaster, worried about the rise of global streamers Netflix and Amazon, ha…

The BBC’s contentious plan to extend the catchup window on its iPlayer service to a year or more has been given a provisional green light by British media regulator Ofcom. The pubcaster, worried about the rise of global streamers Netflix and Amazon, has set out plans to extend the period that content is available on […]