We won! “A very sophisticated application…”

DOUG WILLIAMS from BT R&D reports on a notable success for the project: 2-IMMERSE are very pleased to report that the multi-screen presentation of MotoGP, developed as part of the 2-IMMERSE [...]

Alternative TV companions

CHRISTOPH ZIEGLER from 2-IMMERSE partner IRT introduces a parallel project that uses HbbTV 2 technology in an innovative way.  IRT’s project, ‘A Tangible TV Companion for a Children’s [...]

The 2-Immerse Layout Engine Packing Algorithm

In a technical post, AVIVA VAKNIN from 2-IMMERSE partner Cisco outlines the operation of the algorithm behind the project’s layout engine. The motivation for the 2-IMMERSE layout service is [...]

Fine-tuning the live production tools

JI LIE of the Distributed and Interactive Systems (DIS) group at CWI Amsterdam writes about the project’s recent encounters with broadcast professionals. 2-IMMERSE is developing a [...]

2-IMMERSE in IBC’s Future Zone

DOUG WILLIAMS of BT R&D offers some first thoughts after IBC 2018: 2-IMMERSE was well represented in the Future Zone at IBC – the world’s leading media technology exhibition – over the [...]

IBC launch for 2-IMMERSE open source software

2-IMMERSE is approaching the end of its three year term.  With three and a half of our four prototype services developed, and with them all running on the same common platform, it is a good time [...]

Object-based media: the ‘next big thing’

“BT Sport: Object-based delivery ‘next big thing’ ” – so reads the title of a recent article on the web site Advanced Television.  Doug Williams from BT argues that this illustrates that we are [...]

Success for 2-Immerse at TVX

Jie Li honoured with Best Paper Award On 27 June Jie Li of the Distributed and Interactive Systems (DIS) group at 2-IMMERSE partner CWI was awarded with the Best Paper Award at ACM TVX 2018, the [...]

MotoGP roars out on a HbbTV 2 television

MICHAEL PROBST from the 2-IMMERSE partner IRT introduces an impressive video showcasing our MotoGP prototype running on a HbbTV 2 television. The 2-IMMERSE architecture has been built around the [...]

Back of the net!

The 2-IMMERSE Football production team report on the success of our major trial at Wembley. 2-IMMERSE passed another milestone at the recent 2018 FA Cup Final at Wembley Stadium between Chelsea [...]