Peter Lasko

Senior Product Manager, BBC iPlayer

Blog posts in total 6

Posts

  1. BBC iPlayer update: Apple TV, better video quality and beta mode on TV

    I last provided an update on the development of BBC iPlayer on TV on this blog back in May and I wanted to provide an update on what we’ve been working on since then, including news on Apple TV, live restart and better video quality.

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  2. BBC iPlayer on TV: BT Vision, Audio Description, Live Channels

    Over the last year, we’ve been focused on getting the same version of iPlayer to all users on the TV where possible.

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  3. We specify very clearly what requirements we make of a new TV or device, referencing industry standards. We also have a compliance application that we make available to a manufacturer of a new device. The compliance application can be used to test different requirements independently.

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  4. At our BBC Online Industry Briefing event in the Broadcasting House Radio Theatre, Paul Caporn and I presented the recently open sourced TV Application Layer, which provides the platform for the BBC’s connected TV strategy. Following the presentations we had a Q&A session. Here's the film:

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  5. I’m Pete Lasko and I am a technical product manager in the BBC’s Future Media TV and Mobile Platforms department. Roux Joubert previously blogged about some of the challenges we face in building BBC Connected TV applications and the actions we took. Today I would like to tell you how the BBC i...

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