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Richard Felton | 16:08 UK time, Monday, 14 July 2008

bbci_labs_blog_logo.jpgIn the near future we are going to see more TVs and set-top boxes which incorporate Ethernet ports. Freesat devices already have this feature and the BBC is working with the industry to standardise how MHEG applications could utilise such a connection on compatible Freeview boxes.

To investigate the possibilities of hybrid (IP and broadcast) set-top boxes, I created an application which allows the viewer to browse Flickr feeds on their television.

Read more and comment at the BBCi Labs Blog.

Richard Felton is a research engineer at BBC Research and Innovation.

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