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article Apple TV: Apple TV can play BBC iShow episodes on Apple TVs.
You can watch BBC shows via the Apple TV app or from the BBC iBox app.
You’ll need to install the BBC App for iOS or Apple TV to watch them.
You should have the BBC app installed on your device to watch these shows.
You won’t be able to stream BBC iMedia, BBC TV programmes, BBC Sport and BBC Sport Online programmes.
Netflix: Netflix will stream BBC TV shows via its own app.
It also has its own iPlayer app for watching on the AppleTV.
You will need to add Netflix to your Apple TV account to watch this content.
You may be able use the iPlayer on your AppleTV to watch on your Mac.
You don’t need to use a VPN to access this content, but you will need a VPN on your PC.
Amazon Prime: Amazon Prime members can watch some BBC iSeries and iPlayer programmes, as well as some BBC Sport content.
However, the BBC has said that the streaming services will be removed from its app and content library within two weeks of the BBC announcing they were going to drop them.
Netflix is also not available in the UK, but Amazon Prime subscribers can watch episodes from BBC iCollection on the App store.
Chromecast: Chromecast is available to watch TV shows on Chromecast devices, but the BBC recommends you use the BBC’s app or watch it from your Mac, and not from a PC.
Netflix will also be blocked from Chromecast in the coming weeks.
You need to enable Chromecast on your TV to use this service.
Apple TV & Chromecast compatibility list: Apple TVs can’t stream BBC shows.
However you can watch these on Apple devices.
You might be able stream BBC programs using BBC iMusic or BBC iRights, BBC One Music or BBC One Radio from a Mac or PC.
You also won’t have access to BBC iBooks.
You do have access on the Mac, but this is for BBC iStory and iRooks, and they’re not supported.
Amazon Fire TVs: Amazon FireTV and Amazon Fire Stick owners can watch TV programmes on Amazon Fire devices.
They’ll also be able watch BBC programmes via the Amazon Fire app or the Amazon TV app.
Amazon TV: Amazon TV can stream BBC programmes from the Apple iOS App Store or the BBC Play store.
You have to use the Amazon App for iPhone or Android for these programmes.
You probably won’t get BBC iBookings.
You only have access through BBC iRadio, and you don’t have a VPN.
Google Chromecasts: Google Chromemos can stream programmes via Google Cast.
You just need to have Google Cast installed on the device.
Chromecast is not available on Apple and Macs.
You must have a Google Cast account.
You want to use Chromecast to watch content on Google Cast devices, you need to configure your Google Cast settings on your Android device.
You get access to the Chromecast app for Android and iOS.
Netflix & Chromecasting list: Netflix and Chromecasters will both be blocked on Apple Macs, iOS and Android devices in the next few weeks.
There is no support for Chromecast apps on Apple OS X or Mac OS X, and Chromicast won’t work.
ChromeCast will not work either.
You cannot watch BBC IBC programmes on Chromecaster.
BBC iHeart and iRadio will be blocked in the U.K. and Canada.
BBC IRadio & iHeart are currently blocked in Ireland, but Apple TV is still available.
BBC Sport is currently blocked and iBooking is blocked in England, Wales and Northern Ireland.
You are free to watch any BBC iAudio programme on BBC iListen on your computer or on your mobile device.
AppleTV: AppleTV is currently not compatible with the BBC apps.
You’re not able to watch iBooks on AppleTV or access iBooks content.
Chromacasts will work, but they won’t appear in the Apple Music app.
BBC Radio One & iPlayer: BBC Radio is currently banned in the United Kingdom, Ireland, Scotland and Northern Irish regions.
BBC RTE is currently also banned in England.
BBC One & Radio 1 are currently not available.
You aren’t able to access BBC iList or iRadio programmes on BBC Radio or iList.
BBC Sports & iWatch: BBC Sports and iWatch are currently banned across the United States and Canada, but BBC iWatch is available in Canada and the U