United Airlines to offer free in-flight movie streaming to iOS users
Apple device users that are traveling on United Airlines will soon be able to access free in-flight movies exclusively through iOS. The program will be rolling out next month. iOS users that want to utilize this new feature just has to download the United Airlines app on their mobile devices.
From there, they will have the ability to stream content on their smartphones and tablets. People that want to watch the content on their laptops can use a browser plugin. People that Android and Windows Phone will not be able to use the new United Airlines feature.
It is unknown whether United Airlines will be expanding this feature to other platforms. If the demand for this feature on iOS usage is high, it will likely be expanding to Android next.