Re: Announcement of BBC broadcast

Borre Ludvigsen (borrel@dhhalden.no)
Thu, 4 Aug 1994 16:10:40 -0400


This broadcast will also be carried by the Ostfold Regional College
broadcast reflector (158.36.33.5) kark.dhhalden.no. Note that this
reflector also carries NASA Select on a permanent basis.

- Barre Ludvigsen

On Tue, 2 Aug 1994, Ben Anderson wrote:

> ANNOUNCEMENT: Sunday 14th August 12:15 to 13:04 BST (11:15 to 12:04 UTC)
>
> The FIRST EVER BBC RADIO BROADCAST on the Internet
>
> The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC), in collaboration with the
> Department of Computer Studies at Loughborough University of Technology,
> UK, will be broadcasting BBC Radio 5's 'The Big Byte' programme live on the
> MBONE.
>
> This particular 'Big Byte' is devoted entirely to the internet and the BBC
> studio in London, will be 'listening in' to the IRC channel #bbc as the
> broadcast is underway. They are keen to receive feedback on the broadcast
> during the show via IRC to demonstrate the global nature of the internet.
> (Unfortunately the studio does not, yet, have sufficient IP connectivity
> to receive live audio feedback. :-)
>
> You can also send your comments via e-mail to info@bbcnc.org.uk
>
> The audio will be available from a Maven enabled CU-SeeMe reflector at:
>
> 158.125.110.112
>
> You can therefore use Cu-SeeMe, Maven or VAT in unicast mode to listen to
> this broadcast. Note that we are also providing an MBONE multicast session
> as well, details of which were posted to rem-conf and are available at the
> http address below.
>
> **IMPORTANT:**
> In order to maintain audio quality, the number of connections to this
> reflector will (unfortunately) be limited. We STRONGLY encourage anyone
> interested in this broadcast to set up their own local reflector to receive
> a BCC of our audio stream and redistribute it locally. Feel free to email
> B.Anderson@lut.ac.uk in order to arrange this.
>
> FOR MORE INFORMATION:
>
> On the Big Byte: see http://www.bbcnc.org.uk/bbctv/science.html
> On this broadcast: see http://pipkin.lut.ac.uk/~ben/big_byte.html
>
> A further announcement/reminder will be sent out nearer the date.
>
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> Ben Anderson
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> (http://pipkin.lut.ac.uk)
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