Transforming iPlayer's online Live programming service with modernised UX, visuals and interactions practices, which can transform the live TV experience for the new generation content viewing habits.
iPlayer was scheduled to have a backend system transformation, which presented an opportunity to implement an updated UX, visual and interaction solution. With the increase usage of online viewing and decreasing user activity with offline viewing a new experience for online live TV viewing was needed.
Various high-fi design solutions were created focusing on different key aspects. The various designs would be tested to find which solution is more desired by our users.
While working on this project is was interesting how to create a live TV experience on a digital platform, but remembering what makes live TV interesting for users who come an analogue background.