Regular updates from the Internet Research & Future Services team in BBC R&D, making new things on the internet. You can follow us on Twitter at @bbcirfs.
Here's a letter written to a woman looking for a job in engineering at the BBC in 1969. More information is here. Things have moved on somewhat, as Rob explains below.
Weeknotes from the IRFS team - monitoring, processing and testing
Popcorn & smoothies with strings on the open web of things, R&D curate MozFest 2014
Welcome to the first edition of the BBC Audio Research Update. Once a month I would like to update you on our latest developments and work in the BBC R&D...
A description of the projects on BBC Research & Development's stand at IBC this year
North & Central R&D labs collaborate on an Ethical Dilemma Cafe installation
BBC R&D head to London Design Festival 2014, and the Digital Design Weekend at the Victoria & Albert Museum
Automatically creating 30 second versions of songs for podcasts
Subtitles presented using rapid serial visual presentation
Last week we launched two experimental immersive headphone experiences in collaboration with Radio 4. Now we'd like your feedback.
We've created a special headphone mix of this World War One radio drama using binaural effects.
A prototype automated subtitle monitoring system built to provide background data for research on subtitle quality.
Weeknotes for 6-17th October 2014
A surround sound radio drama rendered in real-time to headphone surround in the web browser... without plug-ins!