Can we auto summarise a video to help producers and editors work efficiently?
Blog post on 1 Jul 2021
Helping journalists automate the way they find and organise video.
Blog post on 6 May 2020
The BBC is famous for high-quality content, stunning visuals and breath-taking pictures. The visual data analytics group in BBC Research & Development is creating new and efficient artificial intelligence (AI)...
A sprint to user-test a 'mute' button for some kinds of news.
Blog post on 19 Aug 2019
What happens when students, start-ups and national newspapers try to develop ideas around investigative journalism?
Blog post on 16 May 2019
Another busy year, focussing on the adoption of technology and growing our community of practice.
Blog post on 31 Dec 2018
News Labs, the BBC’s innovation team, has been through a lot of change in 2018.
Blog post on 28 Dec 2018
The changing media consumption habits of young people are a huge threat - or opportunity, depending on how you look at it.
Blog post on 6 Dec 2018
Online news has been enhanced and improved with new technologies but it still works on the assumption that ‘one size fits all’. We're developing new story formats for BBC News...
Testing adaptable news with hard to reach audiences: Generation Z & women aged 28-45.
Blog post on 20 Nov 2018
Developing new story formats for news - can we make something new and better?
Blog post on 18 Jul 2018
Experiments with news for voice devices, bespoke chatbots, international hackathons and more...
Blog post on 26 Dec 2017
Our research into a new format - atomised news - for younger audiences which is now being used in election coverage.
Blog post on 18 May 2017
Looking back at innovation in journalism during 2016.
Blog post on 28 Dec 2016
Our European counterparts visit to find out what our news teams have been working on.
Blog post on 26 Oct 2016