Great news for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch users. The SHIFT72 App is now available for use. Users can now access purchases from your platform directly from their iPhone, iPad or iPod touch. The app allows users to easily stream content and our DRM protection ensures that the content is protected at all times. We’ve taken care of… Read More

We’re giving you more control on how you run promotions and specials. New enhancements made to promo codes means that you can now restrict a code to a type of purchase, for example rent or buy. You can also make restrictions to one or more specific titles. Don’t want to restrict to a specific title?… Read More

Just a quick update to let you know that we’ve just updated the SHIFT72 Android app to support Android 6. You might also notice that the app looks a little different. We’ve updated the name to SHIFT72 and added our brand new logo. Here’s a rundown on the full list of changes; Support for running Android 6 Fixed… Read More

A popular request has been to play trailers that are hosted on YouTube. Today we are pleased to announce it’s now possible to do this. We’ve also added support to play trailers hosted on Vimeo. To add an externally hosted trailer, you will find a “Link to Trailer” button in the trailer section and you… Read More

Adding users to your MailChimp email marketing lists has just got a whole lot easier. Our latest feature release allows you to seamlessly subscribe users to your MailChimp list during account creation.   To enable this feature, there is a new “Third Party Integration” section under Settings in your SHIFT72 admin system. Step by step instructions can be found in… Read More

Thanks to user feedback, we’ve made a number of enhancements to the film and TV episode upload process (announced here earlier this month). Along with our direct cloud uploading support for individual and bulk files, you now have the option to upload via your SHIFT72 admin interface. We have expanded on the recently released “invite to upload feature” to allow… Read More

We’re pleased to announce that subtitles and closed captions are now supported on the SHIFT72 platform. When enabled, users will see a new menu item in the player that allows them to select the subtitles or closed captions as shown in the screenshots below. Subtitles and closed captions are supported in the DASH player, which… Read More

We’re pleased to announce a new feature that increases the flexibility of film ingestion, making it easy to accept and receive individual titles from multiple sources. You now have the ability to invite someone to directly upload a title. This could include filmmakers, rights-holders, internal team members or any third party. Feature highlights: Branded email invites Branded upload page… Read More

Just a quick update to say that Firefox 47 is out now. This features playback of Widevine DRM content on Windows and Mac. So now you can watch your favourite shows in your favourite browser. No plugins, no downloads just pure HTML5 glory. Now isn’t that better. Site owners, please make sure that your FAQ’s… Read More

Early next week we will be releasing an exciting update to our player. The new version of the player features extensive visual and usability enhancements. A few highlights in this new version include: A much larger viewing experience by default Optimization for multiple screen resolutions and resizing An enhanced episode and bonus content selector Improved navigation Season and episode listing Updated player… Read More