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Forum: General Discussion Yesterday, 13:36
Replies: 27
Views: 1,103
Posted By technologist
And if you work for the BBC or other media outfit...

And if you work for the BBC or other media outfit the premiums are higher because you may have a "star" in the car .....,
Forum: Broadcasting Yesterday, 11:49
Replies: 17
Views: 925
Posted By technologist
For satellite both the BBC and sky have...

For satellite both the BBC and sky have alternative uplink sites so they can (almost seamlessly ) switch over if the uplink is under a substantial cloud burst .....
And as Arqiva has many sites...
Forum: Advice 31-08-2014, 18:48
Replies: 11
Views: 1,023
Posted By technologist
They do not store your fingerprint at all The...

They do not store your fingerprint at all

The system characterises your finger print and stores that .......
Usually encrypted.

Imagine that the system determines the edges of your finger print...
Forum: Advice 31-08-2014, 18:40
Replies: 17
Views: 1,392
Posted By technologist
The airline will require some photo ID ...so...

The airline will require some photo ID ...so check with them what required...
Forum: Advice 31-08-2014, 16:55
Replies: 23
Views: 1,089
Posted By technologist
Yes get a train ticket including tube travel...

Yes get a train ticket including tube travel
Also from st pancras get any westbound train circle, h&c or met line and change at baker st which is where more met line trains start
( be at the back...
Forum: Broadcasting 31-08-2014, 12:06
Replies: 15
Views: 689
Posted By technologist
Very often not ......,and probably even more so...

Very often not ......,and probably even more so in today's social media firestorm world.
There are a host of examples ..... Many knights of the screen can be seen in the first roles in compilation...
Forum: Broadcasting 31-08-2014, 12:04
Replies: 15
Views: 689
Posted By technologist
Double post !

Double post !
Forum: Broadcasting 31-08-2014, 10:07
Replies: 15
Views: 689
Posted By technologist
Repeats are always affected by the rights holders...

Repeats are always affected by the rights holders asserting their moral rights ....
Usually for artistic reasons rather than money .
See http://www.bbc.co.uk/archive/contributor_rights.shtml?chapter=5
Forum: Freeview 31-08-2014, 07:25
Replies: 11
Views: 1,509
Posted By technologist
Remember that these muxes are temporary ..... And...

Remember that these muxes are temporary ..... And as a result built from spares from DTT low power operations ..
. Because their purpose is to encourage the take up of freeview HD kit so that dso2...
Forum: Sky 30-08-2014, 16:21
Replies: 20
Views: 1,478
Posted By technologist
The issue of judicial review may not be...

The issue of judicial review may not be triggered by the current swappings but any one may have grounds to get ofcom to act on something else .... Which would trigger scrutiny of their regulation of...
Forum: Sky 30-08-2014, 14:31
Replies: 20
Views: 1,478
Posted By technologist
But as STV HD is not a PSB channel ... OFCOM...

But as STV HD is not a PSB channel ...

OFCOM can be challenged for not doing their job to regulate the EPG as required
Look at this from dcms...
Forum: Sky 30-08-2014, 12:07
Replies: 20
Views: 1,478
Posted By technologist
So long as no one seeks judicial review ......

So long as no one seeks judicial review ......
Forum: Freeview 30-08-2014, 06:05
Replies: 6
Views: 602
Posted By technologist
Because of statistical multiplexing there needs...

Because of statistical multiplexing there needs to be a one coder per channel per mux - all talking to each other optimise the bit rate allocation to each.

But when do you replace the...
Forum: Freeview 29-08-2014, 21:18
Replies: 6
Views: 602
Posted By technologist
The problem is that as BBC B is a regionalised...

The problem is that as BBC B is a regionalised mux .. At the moment bbc3 / CBBC is coded by 7 coders. While BBC 4/C beebies needs only one. .....
And when BBC one regions occur 7 becomes 18 ......
Forum: General Discussion 27-08-2014, 17:47
Replies: 37
Views: 1,539
Posted By technologist
And then going encrypted ,,....l

And then going encrypted ,,....l
Forum: Freesat 27-08-2014, 17:46
Replies: 2
Views: 210
Posted By technologist
Teletext is used for subtitles on sky and sky HD...

Teletext is used for subtitles on sky and sky HD platform ...
But on the Freesat platform DVB subtitles are accessed by the subs button ..
See pages 2 and29...
Forum: Broadcasting 27-08-2014, 12:31
Replies: 49
Views: 4,315
Posted By technologist
They did BUT ... The economics of DSO was that it...

They did BUT ... The economics of DSO was that it is cheaper for the country at large to retain the domestic grouped antennas which meant a MFN .....

At DSO 2 when antennas will need to be replaced...
Forum: Freeview 26-08-2014, 22:25
Replies: 11
Views: 1,509
Posted By technologist
UHD 1. Phase 1 which means 8 bit,50/60 fps and...

UHD 1. Phase 1 which means 8 bit,50/60 fps and bt709 colorimetry
I,e as HD with more pixels.

Broadcasters are looking to introduce 10 or may be 12 bit 100/120fps bt2020 colorimetry

If you want...
Forum: Freeview 26-08-2014, 16:51
Replies: 39
Views: 2,843
Posted By technologist
As the radio and TV help service is run by BBC...

As the radio and TV help service is run by BBC distribution they do know quite a bit.....
But compared to the days of EID ..... It is not as good a service
But as the telemetry of transmitters is a...
Forum: Freeview 26-08-2014, 16:47
Replies: 125
Views: 15,579
Posted By technologist
See post #90...

See post #90
http://www.digitaluk.co.uk/help_and_advice/freeview_tv_guide_update
Forum: Broadcasting 26-08-2014, 12:08
Replies: 49
Views: 4,315
Posted By technologist
Early ones tended not to .. but auto retune has...

Early ones tended not to ..
but auto retune has been a part of the D book for HD devices for many years,,,

Handling recording schedules in any change is not straightforward and thus it is probably...
Forum: Freeview 26-08-2014, 07:39
Replies: 11
Views: 1,509
Posted By technologist
If there is nothing to transmit..... Why emitt...

If there is nothing to transmit..... Why emitt anything ?

I am sure that Arqiva will light it up when they have paying customers..
And they did allow the temporary UHD 1ph1 experiment .

Who are...
Forum: Broadcasting 24-08-2014, 19:09
Replies: 60
Views: 3,747
Posted By technologist
Those in the industry would say "acquired" or...

Those in the industry would say "acquired" or "captured" not shot / filmed
Or "originated "...

But a file insert may still be called vt,
Forum: Advice 24-08-2014, 18:36
Replies: 9
Views: 964
Posted By technologist
One important point with London is "where does...

One important point with London is "where does the public transport take you ...?"

Look at where you will be working/party ... And seeif there is good tube bus DLR Etc...
(Www.tfl.gov.uk )

That can...
Forum: Freeview 24-08-2014, 17:26
Replies: 28
Views: 5,924
Posted By technologist
This s how the UK DTT platform is organised...

This s how the UK DTT platform is organised
http://www.dtg.org.uk/projects/dtv_consultation/UK%20DTT%20Ecosystem%20diagram.pdf
But now DMOL is merged with digital uk.

No one controls the platform.
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