If you've ever wondered quite what a Senior Development Producer working on interactive TV products gets up to for a living, now is time to find out. And if you've never wondered, now is the time to find out. Below is how one day panned out.
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In the early hours of Wednesday 14 November, an entire town lost something no one else has lost. Teletext and Ceefax.
The last few days at work have been a bit frantic, as I've been busy rushing around trying to get up to speed with a great big huge monster of a project, whilst at the same time trying to ease the handover of another great big huge monster of a project onto someone else.
CBBC extra goes bright green, and cable-land gets a radio service
The end of last week saw the launch of yet another raft of BBCi changes that I've been involved with. In fact it was a huge, chunky, bit-of-a-nightmare of a release, with most of the changes being behind the scenes so you'd never even notice, which isn't really the most encouraging thing in the world!
Tomorrow it's the end of an era. Ceefax's Entertainment "Have Your Say" pages are closing. Part of Ceefax's interactive content will be gone. No more random comments, about stuff, by some people.
If you live in Wales or Nothern Ireland and have been wondering why the page number for the 24 Hour weather forecast for those areas didn't work on Freeview, I can now tell you. It was because of a copy and paste error made when we relaunched the Weather service recently.
The BBC's 2007/2008 Statements of Programme Policy were published last week
Tthis week, BBCi won the International Interactive Emmy award for Best Interactive Television Service. Woo!
It was great to see the new look BBCi News Multiscreen launch on digital terrestrial television at around 11:10 on Thursday morning - now with 100% more video options! (well four choices instead of 2 is a 100% increase!)