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Updates for our iPhone and iPad apps are now available

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We’ve just released updates for both our iPad and iPhone apps. The changes, outlined below, are a direct result of your feedback and suggestions. Thank you for helping us build the best apps we can.

Both the iPhone and iPad apps allow you to:

  • Watch over 1000 films on your mobile device
  • Save films for up to 48 hours to watch while away from a wi-fi zone
  • Search the the NFB collection
  • Browse our content by thematic channels
  • Bookmark your favourite films

The following changes were made for the latest iPhone release:

  • Brand new sleek design
  • Compatible with Apple Airplay, allowing you to stream to Apple TV
  • We’ve re-enabled the TV Out function, allowing you to stream audio and video to your TV
  • The “Watch Later” feature loads films in the background so you can watch another film simultaneously
  • You can now share your favourite films via Facebook and Twitter
  • Each film is accompanied by a list of related titles, also available for streaming

The following changes were made for the latest iPad release:

  • We’ve enabled the TV Out function, allowing you to stream audio and video to your TV
  • You can now share your favourite films via Facebook and Twitter
  • We’ve fixed various stability issues

As always, please send your feedback and/or suggestions to webmaster@nfb.ca, tweet us @theNFB or leave a comment below.