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.
Channel 4 has announced that it is looking into using new smart app technology to bolster its 'second screen' plans, revealing that we will soon be seeing apps that automatically switch on when certain shows are on television.
UK-based Xbox LIVE members can now access on-demand portals from Channel 4 and Five after Microsoft rolled out the latest batch of video apps
Microsoft has launched a bold bid to make us think of our Xbox 360's as our primary set top box, sealing deals with 40 content partners - including some major UK names.
Channel 4 is all set to relaunch its on-demand service at the end of the month, with 4oD getting a significant makeover.
Sony has announced that the PlayStation 3 is set to get ITV and Channel 4's video catch-up services in the UK this week.
Channel 4 is in talks with Sony to bring video on demand service 4oD to the PlayStation 3 and is also developing an iPad app.
Virgin Media has revealed the latest stats surrounding its on-demand TV service, celebrating the fact that its catch-up offering has hit 200 million views in 2010 alone.
The watching of online video a has increased by more than third in the past year, but despite the power of the BBC iPlayer, YouTube remains market leader by an astonishing amount.