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Re: egBox - a prototype HTML5 based set top box

From: Scott Wilson <scott.bradley.wilson@gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 6 Aug 2013 09:54:42 +0100
Cc: "public-web-and-tv@w3.org" <public-web-and-tv@w3.org>
Message-Id: <BFAE1E37-7A3A-4CDE-8ABB-9C1E6C411AB1@gmail.com>
To: Olivier Thereaux <olivier.thereaux@bbc.co.uk>
Hi Olivier,

I know its built on an open source stack, but is the source code for the egBox itself likely to be released under an open source license?


On 17 Jul 2013, at 09:41, Olivier Thereaux wrote:

> Hello everyone,
> My team at the BBC just shared information on a recent project aiming to build a (physical) TV prototyping platform using HTML5 and open standards.
> The project is called egBox and you can read about it here:
> http://www.bbc.co.uk/rd/blog/2013/07/the-egbox-html5-television-prototype
> The project will explore a number of topics relevant to this group, such as tuner control within an HTML5 application layer, synchronization of applications and media stream, and so on.
> I am certain this is not the only such effort - I'd encourage you to share other similar project you may know of or be involved in.
> Best,
> --
> Olivier
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