May (19 posts)
Wednesday 30 July 2014, 13:24
Monday 9 June 2014, 09:17
Our solution is a curated hub of BBC Referendum content that uses questions as an entry point to deeper content. Learning is progressive, with engaging questions posted each day to allow the user to absorb over time. It’s a bitesize interface, which works as a mobile first site but functions as well...
Monday 2 June 2014, 11:04
The test team sat down and came up with four areas for the journeys to focus on. These were Playback, Categories & A-Z, TV Guide & Channel Schedules and the iPlayer Homepage, the individual Channel Homepages and the Search facility.
Wednesday 28 May 2014, 11:19
There have been times when as many as four different features were being worked on at the same time all hidden behind ‘flags’ in the code that prevented the end user from seeing them.
Tuesday 27 May 2014, 11:31
...we’ve overhauled the viewing experience, switching to an adaptive bitrate media player. This means those of you with poorer internet connections will still be able to watch content while those with faster connections will get the best playback quality available.
Friday 23 May 2014, 07:30
From one hour’s testing over 500 defects were discovered and logged
Wednesday 21 May 2014, 12:45
The technical team in Salford has been poring over memory dumps and performance monitors to reduce the unnecessary weight in the application and remove any memory leaks.
Monday 19 May 2014, 13:22
The next steps will be to convert our BBC Web Archive 1.0 and any older archived sites into the WARC international web archive standard, so they can sit with the Internet Archive extracted crawls we have obtained.
Monday 19 May 2014, 12:52
To mark 20 years of the BBC being online, we wanted to see if there was a way of representing the growth and changing shape of the site over the last 20 years.
Monday 19 May 2014, 10:48
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