New record for iPlayer live streaming
April 18, 2011
March saw a new record for live streaming on BBC’s iPlayer for both TV and radio with 15 per cent of all requests for TV programmes being streamed live.
In its monthly report, the BBC said the total number of iPlayer requests in March was 160 million, lightly down on the 162 million January record. Tablets now account for 2 per cent of all requests, up from 1 per cent in December, January and February.