Monthly Archives: April 2011

BBC S&PP expanding its digital restoration and archive services

BBC S&PP buys Scanity  BBC Studios and Post Production is expanding its digital restoration and archive services by investing in a 2K film to file scanner. Digital Film Technology’s Scanity (pictured) will handle 16mm and 35mm film. Head of digital … Continue reading

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Radioplayer brings hundreds of radio stations together online

Radioplayer brings hundreds of radio stations together online   Online service broadcasts live and catch-up BBC and commercial radio stations The service is a parthership between the BBC and a number of commercial radio stations. All local and national services from … Continue reading

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BBC will lose £38m on Digital Media Initiative – PAC

BBC will lose £38m on Digital Media Initiative – PAC  The BBC’s failure to open its content management project to competition undermined the potential benefits, the Public Accounts Committee has found The Public Accounts Committee has criticised BBC’s decision to … Continue reading

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Topsy adds real-time video search

5 Reasons Why Topsy Demands a Second Look  Topsy.com, a market leading real-time search engine, has recently entered the realm of real-time video search. Source: Search Engine Watch

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Hunch Brings Predictions to Internet TV

Hunch Brings Predictions to Internet TV  One of the big reasons Netflix is so successful isn’t just that it’s cheap and available over the Internet. The service keeps track of what you watch, takes into account your ratings of different … Continue reading

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YouTube Expands Search Filters & Related Terms

YouTube Expands Search Filters & Related Terms  YouTube has updated their search filters and search refinements today. (6th April) Source: Search Engine Land

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YouTube Is The Real “Google TV”

YouTube Is The Real “Google TV”  Google TV, the company’s much-hyped “Connected TV” effort that brought together Sony, Logitech and Dish Networks, has failed to deliver on its promise — at least so far. While sales figures haven’t been released … Continue reading

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