The new RTÉ Player International app.
Ronan Walsh (Project Manager, RTÉ Digital) and Shane Delahunty (Digital Designer, RTÉ Digital) discuss its design and development (above).
Marika MacCarville at RTÉ writes:
The new service provides a new online television offering to international audiences (outside of Ireland) with 500 hours of free and paid-for Irish television content, including just-aired television content refreshed daily.
Spanning RTÉ News and Current Affairs, drama, comedy, entertainment, documentaries, lifestyle, Irish-language and kids content, the content offering will continue to expand with new programmes added regularly.
The app will also feature editorially selected collections of content, themed around events, seasons, genres and people to bring a unique selection of contemporary and classic Irish television to audiences internationally….
Available to download iTunes here
Ryan Tubridy (top) and (above with Bryan Dobson and chair of RTÉ authority Moya Doherty) at the app launch in the RHA gallery, Dublin today.
(Sam Boal/Photocall Ireland)