Today the new and improved BBCi launched on DTT (digital terrestrial television - the platform also known as Freeview).
Posts about "interactive television"
Mention that you work for BBCi, the BBC's digital text service and you may regret it as you'll get told 500 things that are wrong with what you work on. And the big gripe is speed.
Key dates from the BBC interactive text service history.
Don't you just love it when internal project names end up on big documents that are released to the public?
Pretty much ever since it was launched, people have been moaning about the lack of page numbers on digital teletext services. But wouldn't it be interesting to add a little more of a link between the numbers and the content they point to?
The BBC has launched News Multiscreen, and EMAP seems to have some big plans, but what they're not saying. Interactive services on Freeview are really getting interesting.
The BBC stations on DTT/Freeview now have an updating text feed. It's cool.