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BBI45375 posts since 2 Aug 2015
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When was this logo introduced? The Android app hasn't been updated yet, so I reckon fairly recently. They have also introduced the slogan 'What are you watching?'.

EDIT: It also appears that you can pay £1.99 per month to remove ads from the site and apps.

EDIT 2: Their Facebook profile picture was updated on Friday 28th April. They likely launched the new look then.
Last edited by BBI45 on 30 April 2017 2:51pm - 3 times in total
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London Lite8,134 posts since 4 Jan 2003
London London
Looked at the channel availability page, the UKTV channels have joined Eurosport 1 and 2 in not being available during the free trial.

There are also some strange slated programmes, such as the ITV News London lunchtime bulletin, while they allow the other bulletins.
MY83239 posts since 16 Nov 2016
S4C and BBC Alba listed in the Lifestyle section, rather than "Entertainment", "Factual" or even "More..."

Meanwhile, GOD channel is in "Factual". Shocked
MetalGearRex1,232 posts since 11 May 2016
London London
Viceland has been added to the TVPlayer Plus package.

However, slating is prevalent on the channel, with the likes of programmes such as Archer and It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia unable to be broadcast on TVPlayer.

EDIT (07/11/2017) - Anime programming, such as the likes of Kill La Kill, can be viewed on TVPlayer
Last edited by MetalGearRex on 7 November 2017 12:11am
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London Lite8,134 posts since 4 Jan 2003
London London
Viceland has been added to the TVPlayer Plus package.

However, slating is prevalent on the channel, with the likes of programmes such as Archer, It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia and anime programming unable to be broadcast on TVPlayer.


Slightly better than NOW TV which only offers VOD from Viceland.
noggin12,610 posts since 26 Jun 2001
What’s the reason UKTV channels aren’t on the Apple TV and presumably the app on other systems?


I guess because UKTV don't think it's commercial important enough to pay to develop for?
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