Matthew Postgate

Rivera leaves BBC tech post after reshuffle

BBC digital director Ralph Rivera has left his role as a result of the restructuring of the BBC’s technology teams. However, Rivera will continue to be employed by the BBC on a six-month contract to look into how the BBC can be used to support education in the UK. The move follows the appointment in […]

Shillinglaw exits in BBC channels rejig

BBC Two and Four controller Kim Shillinglaw (pictured) is to leave the UK pubcaster, as part of a wider restructure that sees Charlotte Moore take over all channels and the iPlayer. Moore (below, right) has been named controller, TV channels and iPlayer for the BBC following an internal recruitment process, which was designed to create […]

BBC plans Ultra HD Commonwealth Games coverage

The BBC has unveiled plans to make the first live Ultra High Definition broadcast of the Commonwealth Games, part of its coverage of the upcoming sporting event in Glasgow. The move will mark the BBC’s second Ultra High Definition trial of the summer, following on from a series of 4K broadcast trials its is conducting […]