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BBC connected red button finally available on BBC co-funded YouView... but not TalkTalk yet

BBC connected red button finally available on BBC co-funded YouView... but not TalkTalk yet

By 2 hours ago

YouView users can finally use the BBC's latest connected red button services. And the jazzed-up BBC iPlayer service has arrived on the platform too. Virgin Media's TiVo boxes were the first to get the connected red button at the end of 2012, while Smart... >>

BBC uses free Doctor Who and the Daleks game to help introduce kids to coding

BBC uses free Doctor Who and the Daleks game to help introduce kids to coding

By 20 October 2014

The BBC has announced a free browser-based game based on Doctor Who that features a standalone story for the twelfth Doctor, voiced by Peter Capaldi and featuring his most infamous enemies, the Daleks. And, while designed to be fun, the game has been... >>

BBC Genome project goes live, chronicling every TV and radio broadcast in the Beeb’s history

BBC Genome project goes live, chronicling every TV and radio broadcast in the Beeb’s history

By 16 October 2014

The BBC has launched the website for its Genome project, a vast undertaking that, through digitising every edition of the Radio Times published throughout the years, aims to curated and chronicle every TV and radio show broadcast by the corporation.... >>

BBC iPlayer 30 catch-up now available, you have a month to watch programmes you missed

BBC iPlayer 30 catch-up now available, you have a month to watch programmes you missed

By 6 October 2014

The BBC has added 30 day catch-up to its iPlayer service, as promised a year ago. That means shows like Peaky Blinders and The Fall will be available to watch on the platform 30 days after their original terrestrial broadcast. BBC iPlayer Radio also gets... >>

CBeebies Storytime brings Octonauts, Grandpa in My Pocket, and others to the iPad

CBeebies Storytime brings Octonauts, Grandpa in My Pocket, and others to the iPad

By 1 August 2014

The BBC has launched a new CBeebies Storytime app for the iPad that will allow kids to read six interactive stories about some of their favourite characters and shows from the children's channel. The new app, which goes live in the App store today, will... >>

4K is only half the story, BBC also to trial live TV broadcasting over 4G at Commonwealth Games

4K is only half the story, BBC also to trial live TV broadcasting over 4G at Commonwealth Games

By 18 July 2014

The BBC's research and development lab has already previously announced that it will be broadcasting 4K Ultra HD live video from the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow for the public to view for the first time. Now it has announced that it will also be trialling... >>

Doctor Who footage of latest series with Peter Capaldi leaks online

Doctor Who footage of latest series with Peter Capaldi leaks online

By 14 July 2014

The next series of Doctor Who has leaked again, this time in the form of video footage available online. The video footage was lacking special effects and appeared in black and white as it wasn't the final version. BBC Worldwide said the breach was from... >>

BBC sorry for Doctor Who series 8 spoilers as scripts leak online, wants to turn back time(lords)

BBC sorry for Doctor Who series 8 spoilers as scripts leak online, wants to turn back time(lords)

By 8 July 2014

The BBC has apologised and pleads with fans not to download scripts from the forthcoming eighth series of Doctor Who. Series 8 will mark the full debut of new Doctor Peter Capaldi after his brief post-transformation appearance at the end of the last,... >>

Is ECJ search removal ruling being abused to kill good journalism?

Is ECJ search removal ruling being abused to kill good journalism?

By 3 July 2014

When the European Court of Justice ruled that search engine providers must offer a way for individuals to effectively prevent articles or online activities about themselves from being found, it was easy to find the positives in such a move. Few of us... >>

BBC to broadcast Commonwealth Games in 4K Ultra HD

BBC to broadcast Commonwealth Games in 4K Ultra HD

By 26 June 2014

The BBC is to follow up its World Cup in 4K broadcast trials with further tests of Ultra HD transmission, except this time publicly during the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow. Its World Cup trials, which are still ongoing as the last match to be shot and... >>