A report presented to MPs says the BBC’s commercial activities are facing major changes to the environment in which they operate.
The BBC has launched a consultation into a new Distribution Policy that will govern how its services are distributed to third parties.
ThinkAnalytics is to supply the BBC with a personalised recommendations engine as part of its BBC Personalisation programme.
The BBC has launched its first voice service for smart speakers.
The BBC is to screen the complete series of nature documentary the Blue Planet II in the Ultra HD and HDR formats.
The BBC is to launch a dedicated production team for virtual reality content.
A version of the BBC’s Planet Earth II captured in Ultra High Definition has been added to the Arqiva-Samsung 5G FWA trial in London.
Sky’s managing director of content says he sees competition from streaming platforms Netflix and Amazon as an opportunity, rather than a threat.
James Harding, the director of news and current affairs at the BBC, will stand down at the beginning of 2018.
BBC Arabic and Arabsat have renewed their agreement to distribute the channel on Arabsat BADR-4 at 26 degrees East which covers the entire MENA region and most of Western Europe.