December (15 posts)
Friday 19 December 2014, 13:40
50 participants came from all over the world to hack with us around language technologies. The Qatar Computing Research Institute (QCRI) sent a team over, as well as Germany's international broadcaster Deutsche Welle, Bulgarian semantic tech company Ontotext – some other participants came from Latvia...
Wednesday 17 December 2014, 14:57
After listening to people using our existing phone app, we know listeners expect a tailored BBC iPlayer Radio app that makes the most out of both the capabilities of and the way that they use their tablet.
Wednesday 17 December 2014, 13:27
In this last video speakers from each of the day’s sessions took to the stage to respond to questions from the audience
Wednesday 17 December 2014, 13:12
We recently conducted research around a topic we labelled ‘Digital Needs’ – exploring the various ways and reasons that people use the internet and how this differs between different demographic segments.
Tuesday 16 December 2014, 08:30
We want to encourage a wide range of the best digital innovators to participate, and work together to develop online services and create BBC digital media products for the future.
Monday 15 December 2014, 10:01
These projects included the delivery of coverage solely via an IP infrastructure; streaming live 360 degree imagery to virtual reality headsets, complete with binaural sound; and tests using 4K and 4G technology.
Friday 12 December 2014, 12:32
During my brief session (a tough billing - sandwiched between Connected Studio’s hugely entertaining Robin Cramp and a much needed tea break) I talked about procurement; the role of Market Engagement, and gave an overview of the three digital frameworks we implemented this year.
Wednesday 10 December 2014, 13:00
In this brief interview I talk through Future Media’s five priorities and some of my highlights from the last six months, including the Our World War interactive video; R&D’s fantastic work at this summer’s Commonwealth Games; and developments in BBC Music, BBC Playlister and BBC Earth.
Wednesday 10 December 2014, 08:30
At the recent BBC Online Briefing, alongside my colleague Jon Howard, I talked about the motivations and aspirations behind the initiative; some of the steps we’ve already taken this year; and some of the exciting projects we’ll be delivering throughout 2015.
Tuesday 9 December 2014, 11:11
it was great to return to the BBC Online Briefing to talk to digital suppliers about the Our World War interactive video project.