I can’t believe I’m about to start ANOTHER blog post with the words ‘I’m a massive Top Gear fan’ but there you go – I did it – but this one is about more than just the television series. Although I am a massive Top Gear fan, I wouldn’t say it is the best show of the last decade – it certainly is ONE of the best shows on television, [...]
Friends, Bloggers,Geeks, lend me your eyes; for today I come to praise the BBC, not bury it. It may seem and sound like I come to complain, but the complaints all form the words and feelings of great praise. Actually I’m going to write a blog post about the use of video clips on the new sites from the BBC Vision teams – but I wrote Friends, Romans, Countrymen and [...]
Well not exactly Spooks but the new spin-off series set in the future and on BBC Three, Spooks Code 9. We’ll actually not that either – a really funky internet app that puts you in your own short movie.
The year is 2013. Thames House is gone and London has been evacuated following a nuclear attack. MI5 is now housed in a number of regional offices around the country.
I’ve just downloaded an episode of Spooks on iTunes and I’m pretty impressed with the quality. It’s 640 wide video, comes in at about 600mb for the one hour show and can be played even before the download has finished.
I love October – the weather starts to cool down and feel more comfortable, my life becomes less hectic due to the summer season coming to an end and the new Autumn television season kicks off. And this year that means Top Gear is back on BBC Two with a new ten part series packed with challenges, reviews and opinions – lots and lots of opinions. It also means that [...]