Blog posts by year and month July 2012

Posts (14)

  1. Hi, I'm Oli Bartlett and for the last 15 months or so I've been the Product Manager for the BBC's Olympic Data services. My team have built the systems which provide all of the London 2012 data to the BBC Sport Olympic website...

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  2. Before the Olympic Games began, the BBC promised to deliver up to 24 simultaneous live streams of coverage to the biggest audience the Sport website has ever seen. And my team managed that within the first 48 hours of live sporting action. As the Head of Product for BBC Sport, it's been a fa...

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  3. London 2012 Olympics Olympic Stadium in Stratford, London All this week you can watch up to 24 streams of Olympics content on Red Button (satellite and cable) and Connected TV. Full details are available on the Olympics schedule website. BBC Sport Multiscreen** During the Olym...

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  4. Hi. I'm Kim Shillinglaw and I'm the head of 3D for the BBC. Summer seems to have finally arrived, and with that continues the BBC's 'Summer of 3D'. We've had Wimbledon - and what a final to have captured in three dimensions - and I'm now looking forward to the rather impressive Planet Dinosaur...

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  5. London 2012 Olympics Olympic Stadium in Stratford, London From Wednesday 25 July you will be able to watch up to 24 streams of Olympic content on Red Button (satellite and cable) and Connected TV.

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  6. I'm Jon Howard, Development Manager for Games in Children's Future Media. As part of my role I run the Children's Future Media Games Stream which is responsible for developing all of the games on CBBC and CBeebies websites - overseeing agency builds as well as making many hugely successful in-...

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  7. Hi. I'm Tim Plyming and I'm the project lead for the BBC's Super Hi-Vision trials taking place during the London 2012 Olympics. As I spoke about in the video above, I've just finished a fantastic week of Super Hi-Vision filming in London with a crew made up of staff from Japanese broadcaster NH...

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  8. Billy Mitchell sees his role as an Olympic torch-bearer as a chance to make his family proud but, as the big day looms, his nerves take over and his sleep is plagued by visions of what could go wrong. En route to a promotional event, things go from bad to worse for Billy - and he soon finds ...

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  9. Last month I wrote on this blog about the new mobile video services we've developed to help you enjoy the summer of sport - including live and catch-up video on your mobile and tablet. My team, the mobile sport and 2012 team, has been using your feedback on our Euro 2012, F1 and Wimbledon cove...

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  10. Hi, I'm Richard Cooper, the BBC's Controller of Digital Distribution for BBC Future Media. As some of you will have noticed, we suffered a major failure of BBC Online last night. The site started to fail at 20:10, and by 20:25 was completely down. It stayed down until 21:10, when it start...

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