Category Archives: Code

Two new open source services published

Source code of several services that we developed has just been released as open source code with the Apache 2.0 license. These services include: the Enriched EPG service: provides enriched EPG metadata data from BBC /programmes by using┬áLupedia to enrich … Continue reading

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EPG Autocompleter

Vicky and I have been thinking about how we can make it easier for people to use social media while watching TV even when they don’t have, say, MythTV and an iPhone and a bunch of custom software available. Often … Continue reading

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Connecting Broadcast TV and the Web using a resolver

This blogpost describes a service we have created in NoTube in collaboration with Project Baird: a resolver that goes from broadcast TV to a webpage describing what’s on. This post explains how we used the BBC RDF /programmes data and … Continue reading

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Strophe and Greasemonkey

This week I’ve been looking at using Strophe and Greasemonkey to try to make an evocative but simple two-screen prototype for web-based on demand video. It was a bit fiddly in parts but it’s very useful once you get it … Continue reading

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