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  1. To achieve the user experience and resilience that we all expect, it is crucial to find the right balance between reaching the largest possible audience and the additional complexity of supporting an ever expanding set of devices and operating systems.

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  2. I'm Matt Humphreys and I work in the TV & iPlayer editorial team. Part of my role is to work with the TV channel teams and programme makers in BBC Vision to develop curated offerings of our programmes and additional online content. Today marks the next phase in the development of the TV site ...

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  3. The BBC Blue Room team was back at IFA 2012 last week. For those of you who haven't heard of the BBC Blue Room or indeed IFA, let me explain. The Blue Room is the BBCs consumer electronics lab, based in London W12, in a room unsurprisingly filled with a lot of the latest consumer electronics. ...

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  4. The following day turned out to be a big test for the new platform as our live Sochi, football and RBS Six Nations coverage helped drive a number of digital BBC Sport records on Saturday 8 February,

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  5. The latest update to the News App, pushed to the app stores, includes accessibility improvements to voice over and keyboard accessibility. These are the first improvements as part of an ongoing accessibility review.

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  6. Hi I'm Mark Jacobs, programme manager for the BBC Academy. I run, with a small team of colleagues, an innovative training project called Fusion. Through labs, workshops and conferences we support the development of critical new skills that support the merger of creativity and new...

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  7. We have extensively used PhantomJS for for almost all sort of automated testing including web acceptance testing, performance and accessibility testing.

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  8. Another had a young woman programmer, fingertips seemingly glued to her device, churning out code as if she was typing a well-rehearsed story.

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  9. With World Cup matches being in evening here, we expect that most people will be using tablet and mobile devices, either as a second screen or for when they can’t be in front of their TV...

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  10. Since the end of the 2012 London Olympics our goal has been to adopt the practice of Responsive Web Design. This provides techniques such as the use of media queries to optimise and adjust a design, helping us to finally cater for the true, universal nature of the web.

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  11. Xenon is a brand new embedded media player that was developed specifically for AS2 embedded devices such as Virgin’s TiVo

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  12. I'm Roux Joubert, Head of the TV & Mobile Platforms team based in the BBC's new offices in MediaCityUK, Salford. I am privileged to lead an amazing team responsible for building some cutting edge and award winning products, who brought you the BBC iPlayer on TV and mobile, as well as News, Spo...

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  13. This usage pattern is ideally suited for delivery using elastic cloud compute so Video Factory has moved live processing into the cloud.

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  14. I’m Rowan Kerek Robertson, editorial lead for Social Media, BBC Vision.  My job, along with a small team, is about helping to ensure that the BBC’s TV programmes and channels uses social media in ways which are as useful, entertaining and engaging as possible be it on BBC Online  like  the TV ...

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  15. We chose Handlebars as the template engine, loading the templates dynamically via AJAX. The BBC Playlister Spotify App is composed of five templates (Home, Browse, Playlist, Your Tracks and Offline). All of them are loaded dynamically avoiding a long load time.

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  16. A quick summary of the best of the blog from the last 9 months as Eliza sadly bids us farewell  

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  17. Radio1 uses online platforms to create radio visualisations. Our film on what it takes to produce the visual chart - part of The Official Chart with Jameela Jamil looks at how the visual chart uses a mix of live cameras (controlled in a small gallery) and music videos broadcast on the Radio 1 we...

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  18. What does the Future of Drama look like? Find out more about BBC Future Fiction and watch video clips from the event.

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