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  1. BBC+ & the Mobile Application Framework

    Phil Salt

    Senior Product Manager

    BBC+ & the Mobile Application Framework

    Our team of editorial staff working on the Homepage were already identifying a broad range of diverse content across the BBC, and with the recent and on-going work around personalising the Homepage using myBBC services, creating the BBC+ app fitted naturally into this existing workflow.

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  2. CBeebies Apps team launches public beta group for Android users

    John Kearney

    Senior Product Manager

    CBeebies Apps team launches public beta group for Android users

    Later this year, we will be launching a new app, CBeebies Playtime Island. The availability of beta platforms, now means we can learn about our audience’s expectations at scale, building on our relationship with parents and children, to help us make better products for all.

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  3. BBC Weather Watchers: Creating the new crowdsourced weather experience

    Michael Burnett

    Executive Product Manager

    BBC Weather Watchers: Creating the new crowdsourced weather experience

    Every day we receive bundles of emails, messages and photos about the weather. We try our best to show off users’ photos on the regular website and TV and radio broadcasts, but it’s been great to create a space to make the most of all our users’ content and contributions.

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  4. A new BBC Sport App tailored for you

    Justin Barritt

    Executive Product Manager

    A new BBC Sport App tailored for you

    We believe personalisation will help our sports fans to easily discover content on the teams and sports they love whenever they want, wherever they are. With this in mind, we are rolling out a new My Sport section in our BBC Sport App.

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  5. Download full radio programmes to listen offline with the BBC iPlayer Radio app

    Ste Brennan

    Executive Product Manager

    Download full radio programmes to listen offline with the BBC iPlayer Radio app

    Today, we launched a major new version of the BBC iPlayer Radio app. This means for the first time, you will be able to download BBC radio programmes in full to your smartphone or tablet, listen to them offline without the need for an internet connection and keep them to enjoy for up to 30 days.

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  6. BBC iPlayer Mobile Apps: New navigation released

    Tom Widd

    Senior UX Designer, BBC iPlayer

    BBC iPlayer Mobile Apps:  New navigation released

    We felt strongly that creating a consistent iPlayer navigation pattern across Android and iOS is the right approach, as we know more and more households have both mobile platforms accessing iPlayer; for example many use smart phones along with shared family tablets.

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  7. BBC iPlayer Mobile Apps: Reviewing operating system support

    Andy Hulstone

    Senior Product Manager, BBC iPlayer Mobile Apps

    BBC iPlayer Mobile Apps: Reviewing operating system support

    To achieve the user experience and resilience that we all expect, it is crucial to find the right balance between reaching the largest possible audience and the additional complexity of supporting an ever expanding set of devices and operating systems.

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  8. CBeebies Storytime app: Downloadable library gives more choice to kids and parents

    Dan Hett

    Senior Software Engineer, BBC Children's

    CBeebies Storytime app: Downloadable library gives more choice to kids and parents

    Since it’s release, the original version of Storytime has been downloaded over a million times across iOS, Android and Kindle, and has been used to read millions of stories to some of the youngest members of our audience.

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  9. Discovering the best BBC Sport content

    Ben Gallop

    Head of Sport Interactive

    Discovering the best BBC Sport content

    We’re starting to roll out some changes to the BBC Sport website. I wanted to share a little bit about why we’re doing it, how we’re doing it and what changes you’ll see over the coming weeks and months.

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  10. New BBC News website: your reaction

    Niko Vijayaratnam

    Senior Product Manager

    we'll be able to be more cost effective as we’ll only need to maintain one codebase instead of two

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