"The BBC makes the best radio in the world," according to its Director-General, who wants to launch a global on-demand platform of its audio content, creating "a Netflix of the spoken word".
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The international rollout of BBC iPlayer Radio app has begun. Users in the Rep. of Ireland will be the first to get the app but more countries will receive it soon. The app launched in 2012 in the UK.
The BBC has launched a new iPlayer Radio app for Windows Phone, almost two years after its launch on iPhone - but the app is simply a web wrapper, and lacks features available on other platforms.