Monthly Archives: June 2014

Sue Malden: A Saviour Of Doctor Who’s Early Serials

  Sue Malden: A Saviour Of Doctor Who’s Early Serials Scavenging lost Doctor Who episodes: it’s an amazing true tale of keen advocates breaking bureaucracy with dogged and determined passion – and no one’s tale is more fascinating than Sue … Continue reading

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Preview of Digital Preservation 2014: Panel Members from “Community Approaches to Digital Stewardship”

Preview of Digital Preservation 2014: Panel Members from “Community Approaches to Digital Stewardship”  Digital Preservation 2014 is hosting such a rich variety of presentations that we at the Signal want to preview some of them for you. Today, as part … Continue reading

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June Library of Congress Digital Preservation Newsletter Now Available

The June 2014 Library of Congress Digital Preservation Newsletter (pdf) is now available! Included in this issue: The 2014 NDSA Innovation Award Winners. An Insights Interview with Zach Whalen. Comparing Formats for Still Image Digitizing. Big Data is not Going … Continue reading

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Archiving BBC online

Archiving BBC online  BBC Archives have been working with a number of specialist organisations in order to archive BBC online. There is now a vast and rich Web Archive, containing over 200 million pages, dating back to 1994. Read this … Continue reading

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Archival Management: Archiving Digital Video

Archival Management: Archiving Digital Video  Archiving digital video files is similar yet different to archiving digital photographs and graphics. A very good retention and weeding policy is needed, particularly to save storage space with large video files and to ensure … Continue reading

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Radio Explorer is now live!

Radio Explorer is now live!  The idea for Radio Explorer comes from wanting to find more content based on your interests. Radio Explorer offers you a stream of available content, giving you your own radio station of episodes and clips … Continue reading

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How to watch the latest box sets… in just a few minutes:

How to watch the latest box sets… in just a few minutes:   Scientists develop way to condense shows down so viewers don’t have to sit through the boring bits Skimo technology condenses TV shows or entire series The summarisation provides … Continue reading

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