Over on BBCi Labs Blog (yes yes, we know, we know. It's all red button now...) right now, you'll find a little postette from my good self about the wonders of modern technology, which is allowing us to watch a proper, bona fide Freeview signal as transmitted from Selkirk's newly reconfigured TV transmitters, despite us being in London 300 miles away.
Posts about "Digital Switch Over"
In the early hours of Wednesday 14 November, an entire town lost something no one else has lost. Teletext and Ceefax.
Tthis week, BBCi won the International Interactive Emmy award for Best Interactive Television Service. Woo!
There's now an indepth report on the analogue TV switch off trial that recently occurred in Ferryside, Wales. It's quite a long document but it was the small section on digital text services that caught by eye - especially the user reactions to them in a world where they'd be unable to get Ceefax.