Walt Disney has said that owners of Apple's iPad played more than 1.5 million episodes of ABC television shows since the computer went on sale. More than 400,000 copies of the free ABC player have been downloaded since April 3rd, Disney said. Free shows are sponsored by advertisers, others are for sale from the Apple's iTunes store.
The new version of ABC's player software released this week improves the rewind and fast-forward functions, Disney said.
Sky Deutschland is planning services for the iPad it revealed at Anga this week.