Shaw's Global video app #1 free download during week of launch

Canadians have one more way to enjoy their favourite Global programs this holiday season, thanks to Shaw’s Global App for iPad. Released on December 4, it was the number one free download on the Canadian App Store during its entire week of launch.

The Global App for iPad offers viewers another exciting way to access the network’s blockbuster library of premium content, including full episodes of House, The Good Wife, NCIS: LA, The Office, Rookie Blue and Survivor, just to name a few.

“We’re always looking for innovative ways for our customers to access content whenever, wherever they want,” said Peter Bissonnette, President, Shaw Communications Inc. “Thanks to the exceptional video quality, super fast download capability and background footage, audiences will be amazed by the viewing experience with this new video application.”

Highlights of the Global App for iPad include:

– Full-length episodes and clips

– Superb video quality

– Sleek interface design with user-friendly features

– Progress bars to indicate runtime – allowing viewers to exit the application and to resume viewing at the same spot

– Schedule guide for Global programs with listings up to two weeks in advance

– Behind-the-scenes footage and Web-exclusive content

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