Last night, after much build up and anticipation, we officially found out which challenge would become to focus of Nesta’s re-established Longitude Prize 2014. Over the last five weeks, the debate has been raging across coversations on and off line to decide which of the six challenges; Food, Flight, Water, Paralysis, Dementia or Antibiotics, was the one most worthy of the £10 million innovation fund.… Read more
Posts Tagged: BBC
A slightly different slant to our usual Friday post this week. Today we look back and we remember.
On this day, 70 years ago, Allied forces landed on the beaches of Normandy – heralding the beginning of the end of WWII, and helping to bring about peace to a world plunged into conflict for the second time in half a century.… Read more
In 1714, the British Government offered, by Act of Parliament, £20,000 for a solution which could determine the position of a ship by line of longitude.… Read more
In the ever-changing interactive space of today we find more and more of our lives becoming digitised. This is especially true in the broadcast world; the traditional face of TV is constantly evolving to accommodate our increasingly digital needs and expectations.… Read more
When I sat down to write this year’s round up, I was a bit worried. I’ve signed off a lot of compassionate leave, we’ve had to cope with serious illness, the ‘list of woe’ goes on. … Read more
We’ve been working with the BBC on the redesign of the Podcast Directory Homepage, to bring it in line with other, related BBC products.
The new desktop homepage, which launched yesterday, allows the BBC’s editorial team to showcase selected podcasts thematically. … Read more
To support our growth, we’re now recruiting for three talented digi people! You’ll get to be part of an award-winning team who produce work for the likes of Channel 4, BBC, Disney, ChildLine, Cancer Research and more.… Read more
We have recently hired four new digi experts to join our team in Leeds!
Clare Maguire and Roz Sheldon have joined Numiko as Project Managers. Clare has over 15 year’s digital experience.… Read more
The BBC have commissioned us to produce a new game to accompany the CBBC television game show, Copycats.
Presented by Sam & Mark, Copycats sees two family teams battle it out in a range of Chinese Whispers based tasks. … Read more
Just before we broke up for the Christmas holidays, Emma summarised the year that was 2011. If you missed it, I thought I’d share it with you again – we’re extremely proud of what we’ve achieved and we’re looking forward to another great year… and many more ahead!… Read more