BBC is launching a brand new experimental software, BBC Together, that may allow you to watch or take heed to BBC programming with others over the internet, with everybody seeing the identical factor on-screen on the similar time. It sounds loads like Netflix Party however for BBC content material.
BBC Together works with any audio or video content material from BBC iPlayer (which has on-demand video content material from the BBC), BBC Sounds (which has on-demand audio content material), Bitesize (which has academic content material), BBC News, and BBC Sport, in line with the BBC. You ought to have the ability to strive it now on Taster, the BBC’s website for its experimental applied sciences.
Once you determine what you wish to watch with others with BBC Together, you’ll have the ability to share a hyperlink with your pals to allow them to take part. If you’re the host, you’ll be able to determine when to begin, cease, rewind, or ahead content material, and everybody’s stream ought to keep in sync.
The software may come in useful as individuals are separated from each other whereas sheltering in place because of the COVID-19 pandemic, letting you watch BBC content material along with your family and friends even for those who aren’t in the identical bodily house. And if you wish to watch non-BBC content material remotely with others, try our information.