Welcome to the Discovery Channel iPad application. Our goal is to offer you an app that compliments your favorite Discovery Channel shows and wows you with beautiful imagery, social media, great content and TV schedule information based on your location.
Watch video from Discovery’s award-winning shows, and chat with show hosts and fans through Facebook and Twitter. Have fun with the imagery we created in the Shows tab in both portrait and landscape modes. We think you’ll really like it and we had fun building it!
The app includes the following sections:
Featured: See what's on prime time tonight in your location. When you find something you want to watch, tap the alarm clock to set a tune-in reminder. Also, scroll through the featured shows and videos for a taste of what's on TV.
Shows: Watch video, learn more about the show and cast, and browse through photos from production photography shoots. This is also where you initiate your Chat session with show hosts and fans, check the TV schedule for a particular show and buy full episodes through iTunes.
If your favorite show is on during prime time, tap on the I'm Watching button to check in and let you’re friends on Facebook and Twitter know what you’re watching, all while you get the latest social media updates from Discovery and joining the conversation with fellow fans.
Schedule: Browse Discovery Channel's full TV schedule for up to two weeks. If you find something interesting, tap the alarm clock to schedule a tune-in reminder.
News: Discovery News digs deep into our world's mysteries. Join us to explore current events and uncover the science behind the headlines. We Dig. You Discover.
Videos: Watch video from Discovery's top shows – updated daily!
Photos: View photography from Discovery's top shows and themes that represent Discovery Channel's brand.
Here are some key features of "Discovery Channel HD":
· More videos, shows and photos from Discovery Channel
· Addictive and challenging video puzzles
· Accessibility to the Discovery Store to buy merchandise from your favorite programs
· Save your favorite videos
· Easy search for photos and video from the Discovery library
· Much more!
· iOS 5.0 or later
· Compatible with iPhone 3GS, iPhone 4, iPhone 4S, iPhone 5, iPod touch (3rd generation), iPod touch (4th generation), iPod touch (5th generation) and iPad
What's New in This Release: [ read full changelog ]
· Greatly enhanced sharing functionality throughout the app
· Additional Discovery Plus support for Pacific Time
· Usability tweaks to Discovery Plus timeline
· Backend improvements and bug fixes
· Bug fix for quiet audio on iPhones