Tablet habits influence new BBC website design

The BBC is in the process of redesigning its flagship website to take into account readers changing habits — in particular, an increasing preference to swipe for content as a result of the rise of  touch-screen smartphones and tablets. Content publishers are increasingly looking at the tablet space for web design inspiration — which is […]

Viral video: How to report TV news

Comdedian Charlie Brooker has produced this hysterical and accurate video on how to produce the news, which is quickly becoming a viral hit.

Guy Kawasaki: How to Get Retweeted

Guy Kawasaki says the secret of how to get retweeted is similar to the secret to good SEO: “tweet good shiitake.”

BBC News opens multi-platform newsroom

The first stages of the BBC’s newsroom integration project are underway, with journalists from radio and television moving into the same newsroom, the Press Gazette reports.

BBC News redesigns site

BBC News has launched an improved site design.

BBC NEWS: Zimbabwe voters react

Voters from across the country have been sending the BBC their experiences and observations after the elections.

BBC’s iPlayer scores big

More than one million visitors went to the BBC’s iPlayer site during the two-week period ending January 7, with an average of 250,000 programs being downloaded or streamed a day, according to BBC research.

Sneak peak at new BBC homepage

The BBC is working on a new homepage that incorporates Web 2.0 design and features, especially customization, taking its cue from Netvibes and iGoogle.

BBC launches 2008 Innovation Labs

The BBC Innovation Labs are “a series of creative workshops for interdisciplinary teams of professional creative technologists, application designers, software developers and interactive media designers” to help develop ideas for the BBC that may receive funding.

BBC News reorganizes into multimedia newsroom