The BBC is leading a public service initiative to digitise and distribute audio and video content. Audiences can download, watch, reuse and remix this content in creative ways. BBC expects its users to become distribution partners and share the modified content over P2P (Peer-To-Peer) networks. The content is distributed using the CC (Creative Commons) license and does not use DRM (Digital Rights Management). However the license restricts the use of the material to the UK and will be a beta for 18 months.
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Paula Le Dieu is the co-director of the BBC led Creative Archive, a public service initiative to provide access to the BBC's radio and television archive. Users of the service will be able to download programming from the archive to listen, watch, and most importantly, use in their own creative endeavors.
This presentation is one of a series from the O'Reilly Emerging Technology Conference held in San Diego, California, March 14-17, 2005.
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