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At A Glance… • TV Grid – like model:“What Am I Going To Watch Today?” • Provides information on original broadcasts • Provides centralized propagation, services • Any academic person/institution may add information about the transmission
Spreading the Word Producer Viewer web interface e-mail web (set timezone, language preferences) RSS weekly e-mail newsletter e-mail reminders an event’s web page live.academic.tv
What’s New Technically • Multilanguage search (including collation, diacritics insensitive) • Foreign languages – select only those you speak
Viewers Web search engines not included.
Spreading the Word • Publications, articles on the Internet • Word of mouth • A condition to CESNETusers to publish in exchange for technical assistance, know-how
T B D • Motivation for streaming • Attracting the content providers – personal appeal to content providers • Simplifying“Are you academic enough?” process • More ways to retrieve the information • Bringing feedback aid to live presenters • Closer linking to VoD libraries • Announcing streams with limited access (streams available only to university students). Easy defining basic audience scopes.
The Strength Of TERENA • Content Is The KingAsk your local streaming / progressive download provider to provide the data – or give us a contact! • More feedback