The connected catch-up platform retains the support of the major stakeholders as it looks to enhance content and tech team.
Just like the iOS version of the app, users of Channel 4's catch up app on Android can now stream over 4G and 3G.
Lumia owners will be able to live stream action from BBC and now ITV as catch up hits Microsoft's platform.
The BBC Trust has approved plans to add an iPlayer download store, allowing users to purchase programming to keep.
Corrie fans with iOS devices can now sign up for a premium ITV player subscription and ditch commercials.
4oD hits Sky On Demand on Monday, while Channel 4 will become the first terrestrial channel to land on Sky Go.
It wasn't a bad year for iPlayer in 2012, with the BBC's on-demand service raking in more requests for TV programmes than ever before.
The BBC has dragged the Red Button kicking and screaming into the brave new world of connected TVs, with an updated service launching today.