What are some alternatives?
When comparing BBC iPlayer and SoundCloud, you can also consider the following products
Netflix - See what's next. Watch anywhere. Cancel anytime.
Serendipity by Spotify - Map shows when two people play same song at same time
WatchAsap - Watch movies and tv shows
Last.fm - The world's largest online music service. Listen online, find out more about your favourite artists, and get music recommendations, only at Last.fm
Hulu - Hulu is a streaming video on demand service that provides users all their TV in one place.
Pandora - Pandora Radio is a free (ad-supported) internet radio founded in 2000.