BBC News on connected TV
23 June 2016
Home Screen for the BBC IPTV app
The App delivers the BBC's global, national and regional news coverage - on-demand - via an internet connection.
The design enables quick and simple discovery of video and text content - aligned with BBC News's coverage on web and mobile devices.
Navigation around the app is done using the arrow keys and the enter and back keys on your remote control.
Video content on demand on your connected TV
Article on your connected TV
Accessing the BBC News App
The app is available on connected TVs from Sony, Samsung, LG and more. It is also available on major television platforms including YouView, and Virgin TiVo - along with a range of streaming devices, including Amazon Fire TV and Now TV. The app can be found either in the device/platform's app store, or via the Red Button on connected televisions.
The BBC works with platforms and device manufacturers continually to ensure availability on as many devices and platforms as possible. Existing users of the BBC News app will be upgraded to the new version automatically.
Top Stories
Scores injured in fresh clashes in Jerusalem
More than 80 Palestinians and at least one Israeli police officer are hurt in a second night of violence.
2 hours ago
A bizarre tale of cannabis boom and bust
1 day ago
Dead fish mystery in Lebanese lake
3 hours ago
Dead fish mystery in Lebanese lake
Student who stood up to Hitler and inspires Germany
A bizarre tale of cannabis boom and bust
'Leaving prison after 68 years was like being born again'
Junior doctors in India: 'We've grown up really fast'
Your pictures on the theme of 'outdoor art'
'I fled the Taliban and now my aim is the Olympics'
Why your cat is both 'dead and alive', according to physics
The Aboriginal boy teaching Australia a lesson
Elsewhere on the BBC
Football phrases
15 sayings from around the world
Most Read
The deadly 'black fungus' maiming Covid patients1
Scores injured in fresh clashes in Jerusalem2
A bizarre tale of cannabis boom and bust3
Sadiq Khan wins second term as London mayor4
California condors swoop on home and 'declare war'5
'A true friend': Obamas mourn former First Dog6
Neanderthal remains unearthed in Italian cave7
'Leaving prison after 68 years was like being born again'8
Sturgeon celebrates 'extraordinary' SNP victory9
Trump officials obtained reporters' phone data10
BBC News Services
On your mobile
On smart speakers
Get news alerts
Contact BBC News
Terms of Use
About the BBC
Privacy Policy
Accessibility Help
Parental Guidance
Contact the BBC
Get Personalised Newsletters
Why you can trust the BBC
Advertise with us
AdChoices / Do Not Sell My Info
© 2021 BBC. The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read about our approach to external linking.
BBC HomepageSkip to contentAccessibility HelpSign inHomeNewsSportReelWorklifeTravelFutureCultureMenuSearchHomeNewsSportReelWorklifeTravelFutureCultureMusicTVWeatherSounds
MenuHomeCoronavirusVideoWorldUS & CanadaUKBusinessTechScienceStoriesEntertainment & ArtsMoreHealthIn PicturesReality CheckWorld News TVNewsbeatLong ReadsHome