We aim to get the most out of technology, whether cramming ever larger amounts of information into rapidly shrinking bandwidths, investigating new uses for gaps in the spectrum or working with partners to set and meet standards for new services.
We are pleased to announce the launch of our Adaptive Media Streaming over HTTP/2 trial. We are inviting you to participate in order to help us gather important data.
Blog post on 18 Dec 2014
A prototype automated subtitle monitoring system built to provide background data for research on subtitle quality.
Blog post on 24 Oct 2014
An outline of the projects BBC Research & Development will be showcasing at the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow
Blog post on 22 Jul 2014
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.
Blog post on 18 Jul 2014
Visualising peoples internet connections in realtime looking at the geographical distribution of content servers on the internet.
Blog post on 8 Jan 2014
BBC Research & Development are hosting the first UAS in Broadcast Conference on the 31st of October at Sywell Aerodrome. Unmanned Aircraft Systems are delivering exciting new camerawork possibilities in...
Blog post on 9 Oct 2013
Nottingham University's Steve Benford reflects on his time as a visiting professor with BBC Research & Development
Blog post on 8 Apr 2013