SCRIPT is a 3-year research and innovation project looking to develop synthetic voices for low-resourced languages.
Tagged with automation, language tech, machine translation, machines do the heavy lifting, partnerships, research, speech synthesis, text to speech, universities, video, world service
Audiogram Generator is a tool for turning audio content into video files that can be shared on social media.
Stitch is a tool that allows journalists to create rich graphics video templates directly from their web browser.
Tagged with automation, innovation, language tech, machines do the heavy lifting, video, world service
News Labs has been working with BBC R&D to explore a mobile-focussed, structured breadth & depth approach to News experiences
Tagged with Adaptive News, Atomised News, Mobile video, Research and Development, Structured Journalism, The Activists, The Distracted, The Explorers, The Unattached, millennials
We are looking into the craft, applications and audience experience around 360 video filming and VR for Immersive News.
NOV 04 2015
Plans to fuse drones and 360 cameras
BBC News Labs is looking into some new research questions based on AV curation.
BBC News Labs investigated some preliminary ideas for Google Glass applications.
Live View allows Journalists to IP 'live stream' via our digital services. It also supports wrapping/integrations these live streams with social conversations and linked data relationships.
During late 2013 BBC News Labs ran a set of Touchcast pilots, and Touchcast moved to production in 2014.