By A&E Television Networks Mobile
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Watch the complete first season of The Curse of Oak Island, plus hours of Pawn Stars, Top Gear, and more. All of your favorite HISTORY shows are available wherever and whenever you want, right on your iPad, iPhone or iPod touch.
The HISTORY app is a great new way to access full episodes and clips from all that HISTORY has to offer. New content is added all the time. PLEASE NOTE: HISTORY CONTENT IS ONLY AVAILABLE TO STREAM IN THE UNITED STATES.
The HISTORY app enables you to:
•Watch full episodes and clips of your favorite HISTORY series including Pawn Stars, Vikings, American Pickers, Swamp People and many more.
•Create a customized Watchlist of your favorite shows.
•See exclusive clips from HISTORY shows, never before shown on television.
•Explore the Topics section for a selection of clips about the most fascinating categories of history
The HISTORY app is free to use. If your TV provider is supported you can login and get access to even more content including live TV. More TV providers coming very soon!
Please note: This app features Nielsen’s proprietary measurement software which will allow you to contribute to market research, like Nielsen’s TV Ratings.
To learn more about the digital measurement products and your choices in regard to them, please visit http://www.nielsen.com/digitalprivacy for more information.
What's New in Version 2.2.1
-HISTORY now has a Today widget! Go to the Today view of Notification Center (swipe down from the top of any screen), tap Edit and add HISTORY to keep up with the latest full episodes. iOS 8.1 is the minimum version required for the widget.
-We fixed some bugs, including:
- 'Available Until' Dates were cut off in some instances
- Some users would see a spinner in the Watchlist after saving a video
As always, let us know if something isn’t working or if you just want to say hi! Watchapps@aenetworks.com
Ok but needs more polish.
I understand the need for them to offset the expense of streaming by adding advertising. The problem is the lack of variety in the ads, coupled with glitches.
In watching a single episode, there was a 180 second interruption for advertisements about halfway through. After the ads played, I was treated to the program resuming with audio only and a blank screen. I had to kill the app, restart it, and try to resume the episode. Here's where things got interesting. There is no resume feature, so I had to use the sliding bar to guess where I could resume. Now, I am forced to sit through the same set of commercials. Best, the glitch reappeared so I had to sit through them a third time.
This app needs some refinement before I could recommend it to anyone.
I use this app to watch episodes of shows I missed live. It is beyond comprehension, why there are innumerable commercials throughout the individual episodes. Literally dozens, repeated over and over again. It is extremely difficult to stay focused on the program, when it is interrupted time, and time again, with the same commercials, over, and over again. Seriously! I am not encouraged to purchase a single item advertised, because I get so aggravated by the repetitive interruptions. One minute you are in the dark ages, battling with the vikings, and the next 5 minutes you are watching commercials for kiddie video games, and trucks!
I find it upsetting that previously aired shows are not on here. For example, tonight is the start of season 3 of Vikings. I wanted to watch seasons 1 and 2 to review, and they are not available. The little 5 minute clips are nice, but if you want to get more people involved in watching a show, put the old episodes up on line. I doubt the reason they are not up is History wants viewers for their channel, I base this on the fact that all day today on History is Pawnstars, from dawn to dusk, until the start of season 3 of Vikings.
I don't mind the Ads, this is part of a company making money. I would put up with them if previous seasons of different shows were online.
- Category: Entertainment
- Updated: Feb 04, 2015
- Version: 2.2.1
- Size: 11.9 MB
- Language: En
- Seller: A&E Television Networks Mobile
- © 2012: A&E Television Networks, LLC
Compatibility: Requires iOS 7.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. This app is optimized for iPhone 5.