Like Nowhere Else
BBC iPlayer CampaignNo issues whatsoever with iPlayer but whoever authorised that promo needs eyes testing. Its just shockingly awful, looks like something a child would make and is akin to some of those horrific campaigns...
How likely do you think it would be for UKTV to join iPlayer
Owned by the same company so makes senseYes, you’re right - see this blog post. It does seem odd that it didn’t last, seems like a positive for everyone involved. There’s maybe a parallel in the RadioPlayer project, which broadcasters...
BBC iPlayer subtitles
It's all gone too bigSee my earlier posts - and the RTS Video has some good email adresses.. I think there are two problems a) the TT is not being properly rendered/ scaled b) the artistic default size of the subtiltes...
The Abridged Ronnies
Considerable amount of cuts on iPlayerYes, I noticed the Wham video was, you can tell the difference even in SD. Though the fact they were showing the old version 4:3 cropped to 16:9 wouldn't have helped the quality anyway seeing as you're...
BBC News at 6 preview picture on schedules/iPlayer
This just seems like they're lampshading the camera errors10 is same spot as the 6, just zoomed out
Promo RefreshHuh, wonder if the same thing will happen with The US Office, it’s on demand via Sky Comedy, but it still airs on Comedy Central? Will it move at the same time as Fresh Prince?
iPlayer Rebrand Plans
Is the rebrand still happening?I think branding anything with "2020" at this point is just asking for trouble.
PromoSmart: Personalised trails on live BBC channels
Announced as part of new Sky/BBC partnershipIt’s a lot easier just to stream regions HD ... To do the switch to ( and from) an IP source seamlessly requires you to have the first I frame of the new source available to switch to .....,...
BBC defeats streaming lag
To be demonstrated at IBC 2018To the best of my knowledge you still need to receive an entire GOP (Group Of Pictures) for either MPEG2 (SD) or MPEG4 (HD, one or two SD channels) before you can start showing video. For MPEG2 that's...
ITV Encore box sets on demand
Is this still happening?Don’t worry, I wasn’t commenting on your humour. 😉