These are weekly (well, kind of – we are toying with a fortnightly rhythm now, as the more astute readers may have noticed) notes from the Internet Research & Future Services team in BBC R&D where we share what we do. We work in the open, using technology and design to make new things on the internet. You can follow us on Twitter at @bbcirfs.
This fortnight: visualising stories, building a magic button, and learning about Reactive Programming
Immersive recordings of musicians from the BBC Philharmonic plus user-generated content
Radiodan branding and kit instructions, papers submissions and stress testing of algorithms
Radiodan case unboxing, MediaScape architecture and usecases marathon, Data Journalism and Home Front workshops, and Highlights
The makers of some short promotional films about consumer electronics kits talk about their experiences
Open PhD position at the Multimedia & Vision Research Group, Queen Mary University of London (QMUL), in collaboration with BBC Research & Development
Weeknotes #172 from the IRFS team - highlights, COMMA, 70s TV, notifications, prototype kits and speaking engagementshttp://objectsandinteractions.com
IRFS Weeknotes for 27-31 April 2014
This week IRFS have been user testing peaks.js and workshopping MediaScape
IRFS Weeknotes covering Cross Platform Authentication demonstration at the EBU
Paper prototyping and technical integration on the menu this week for IRFS
Plenty of open-source releases, talks and specifications this week.
2013 was a busy year for R&D's South Lab. Here are some of the highlights.