#newsHACK is all about intense multi-discipline collaboration on Journalism innovation, to support & accelerate the News Industry.
News Labs and BBC Connected Studio are helping The Trust Project organise The Trust Project Challenge - a two-day hack event aimed at finding practical methods of signalling trustworthiness in online news.
The Online Content Toolkit, or Octo, is a project exploring media editing, repurposing and augmentation based on the results of intelligent analysis.
A programme of international innovation activities, aimed at harnessing localised industry talent to explore new opportunites.
ELMer is a prototype for automating external linking from BBC News stories.
SCRIPT is a 3-year research and innovation project looking to develop synthetic voices for low-resourced languages.
We're partnering with Connected Studio to explore how journalists can use open data to tell visually compelling stories about India.
News Labs has been working with BBC R&D to explore a mobile-focussed, structured breadth & depth approach to News experiences
A linked data ontology to enable structured journalism and News storytelling at scale, across platforms and the internet.
A web-widget that embeds into existing websites and webpages and offers users the latest Global news in just 60 seconds.
This Pilot concept pulls together BBC content based on a users social media profiles or their choice of topics.
Bring together a cadre of journalists, designers, digital strategists, coders, and humanitarians from around the world to deepen our understanding of the crisis and develop innovative ways to tell the story of the refugees.
The BBC has AN ENORMOUS amount of amazing content that can explain and contextualise the News. How do we connect and harness this?
The Juicer takes news content, automatically tags it, then provides a fully featured API to access this content and data.
Create spoken content anywhere, at any time, without access to specialist facilities such as TV and Radio studios or even microphones