Tonight at nine o clock pm the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow kick off with the opening ceremony from Celtic Park. Two weeks of intense competition featuring some of the best athletes in the world will be launched with a spectacle designed to celebrate the unity of the Commonwealth and the shared values of its people.
The details of the ceremony itself are being kept under wraps until showtime but from Thursday 24th July you’ll be able to relive it in all in glorious ultra-high-definition at the Glasgow Science Centre courtesy of BBC Research & Development.
An outline of the projects BBC Research & Development will be showcasing at the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow
BBC Research & Development, in collaboration with EE, Huawei and Qualcomm Technologies, Inc., is to demonstrate 4G Broadcast at its public Commonwealth Games Showcase in the Glasgow Science Centre.
Staff from BBC Research and Development recently attended a workshop at the Institut für Rundfunktechnik on High Dynamic Range
These are weekly 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...
BBC R&D tonight successfully transmitted the Columbia vs. Uruguay game in UHD at a resolution of 3840x2160 over both, DTT and MPEG-DASH
In the first of a series of posts about the technology behind our UHD trails, we will look at how we approached the challenge of getting a UHD TV live...
A look into the software and processes we've picked to build the COMMA project
A user test suggesting that people like both personalisation and variety in their recommendations.