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  1. Android News

    BBC launches Alexa skill for live radio and podcasts

    Every BBC radio station and podcast is now accessible through Amazon's Alexa assistant thanks to its new Alexa skill.
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    BBC is making an interactive radio play with Alexa and Google Assistant

    The BBC is currently working on an interactive radio play that asks listeners to insert their own story cues at pre-determined points in the story using their voice assistants like Amazon's Alexa or Google Assistant.
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    Amazon will require a TV license for its live TV options in the UK

    Amazon UK will be required to charge its users a fee which supports various services from the BBC. This has been announced after the company announced plans to expand new add-ons to its TV lineup.
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    BritBox launches in the US

    BritBox has launched in the US. It's a streaming content collaboration between the BBC and ITV to deliver British content to other audiences. Plans start at $6.99.
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    Facebook partners with the BBC to launch Live Audio broadcasts

    Facebook is expanding their live media platform with a new service called Live Audio. This has been made possible thanks to a partnership with the BBC, and will include other brands such as LBC and Harper Collins as well.
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    Celebrate the life of Sir David Attenborough with BBC's new app

    Today the BBC released Attenborough's Story of Life for both iOS and Android, after promising the mobile app to showcase the large body of work from the famous presenter. It features over 1,000 clips from more than 40 different BBC shows that Sir David Attenborough has narrated or produced in...
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    BBC iPlayer Android app will allow you to 'restart' live shows

    The BBC has announced that is Android app will soon be updated with a feature which would allow users to 'restart' live shows. The feature has been available on the broadcaster's website and smart TV apps for some time.
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    BBC iPlayer Radio is now availabe in the US

    The BBC has finally made the BBC iPlayer Radio app available in the US. The app lets you tune into BBC Radio Stations live form both the UK arm as well as the worldwide broadcasts.
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    Google and BBC are the latest to join Internet Matters, a group that promotes safe browsing

    Google and BBC have joined Internet Matters. The group's purpose is to help educate people about online safety. Their directives include teaching people about sharing images and info in a private and secure way, as well as how to avoid the nasty parts of the internet. Other companies in the...
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    BBC launches a music app to listen to their exclusive music

    The BBC often gets exclusive rights to play music on their radio and TV stations, and now they're giving you the ability to listen to that music whenever you want. They have released a new BBC Music app for iOS and Android.