BBC iPlayer - an internet television and radio service, developed by the BBC to extend its former RealPlayer-based and other streamed video clip content to include whole TV shows.

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Play BBC Radio without the flash player

Take this url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/console/b00vf4rp It has a silly animated flash player. Which canes my CPU. I'm running with Mac OSX 10.6 on a Mac book pro 13. I am also running the ...
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Can I buffer an entire episode on iPlayer?

I'm about to take a train journey, and I'd like to watch The Killing. Sadly, it is not available for download. Can I buffer the whole episode in my browser (Chrome)?
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Skip the five second pre video intro videos on Iplayer?

On BBC iPlayer, How do can I skip the five second pre-video videos?
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What are the three different TV speeds shown in BBC iPlayer speed test results?

The BBC iPlayer diagnostics page has a speed testing service which shows whether your current broadband speed is adequate for various BBC services, radio, TV, HD-TV etc. Here's what a typical ...
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How to watch BBC iPlayer outside UK

I would like to watch BBC programmes from abroad. Anybody has a step by step process of how to accomplish just that? I heard it will be possible to do just that some time in the second half of 2011 ...