Blog posts by year and month May 2013

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  1. We all know it’s our duty to look after the planet in any small way we can, from recycling plastic bottles to cutting down on food waste, and that goes for producers and programme makers too. In our latest film BBC Dragon and green champion Deborah Meaden leads the call to action to get producer...

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  2. From this Connected Studio we want to uncover how we can bring the history and impact of the Commonwealth to BBC Online, enable audiences to share key moments of the events with one another, provide ways for people to use our archives to tell their own stories of the Commonwealth and how we can ...

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  3. Last week my Project Manager Robin Cramp and I presented at the BBC Online Briefing and spoke about the first year of the Connected Studio, what worked well and how we have adapted over time. Robin also gave an insight into 3 of the pilots that have come out of the programme so far. I also spo...

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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. My name is Alia Sheikh, I am a technologist at BBC Research & Development (R&D) and have also trained as a director. BBC R&D often develops new technologies intended for production environments such as new types of camera equipment or studio systems. These need to be tested but it can be expen...

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  6. One of the challenges facing the BBC is the increasing pressure to produce ever increasing volumes of audio and video content for a variety of different platforms (e.g. for television, PC, mobile and tablet) whilst maintaining a very high level of quality.

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  7. This week on BBC Red Button, watch coverage from Radio 1’s Big Weekend, catch highlights of the Monaco Grand Prix qualifying and highlights, and swing into spring with the ever-popular live webcams from Springwatch 2013.

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  8. Hi everyone. Today was the BBC Online Briefing, a chance for the BBC to share what it’s doing in all things digital with the wider industry. Over the next couple of weeks we will be making videos from the day available on the blog so you’ll be able to check out what speakers from different depa...

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  9. Hi everyone, today is the BBC Online Briefing in New Broadcasting House, London. This is a chance for the BBC to share the work it’s doing with partners and suppliers in the digital arena. We’ll be collating the news, discussions and opinions from the day using our Live Blog so check it out, tw...

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