Recent Changes for "BBC News" - Davis Wikihttp://daviswiki.org/BBC_NewsRecent Changes of the page "BBC News" on Davis Wiki.en-us BBC Newshttp://daviswiki.org/BBC_News2006-03-07 09:14:18KeithBradnamExpanded information about BBC radio stations which cover news, added links <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for BBC News<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 18: </td> <td> Line 18: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- * '''Internet''': BBC World Service clips can be found at the [http://www.bbcnews.com BBC World website]. BBC World Service radio can also be heard in a streaming format. Podcasts are available on [http://itunes.com iTunes] of BBC News.</span> </td> <td> <span>+ * '''Internet''': All BBC radio stations are [http://www.bbc.co.uk/radio/ available] to listen to via the internet. Newsworthy stations include the [http://www.bbc.co.uk/worldservice/index.shtml?logo BBC World Service], [http://www.bbc.co.uk/radio4/index.shtml?logo BBC Radio 4], and [http://www.bbc.co.uk/fivelive/index.shtml?logo BBC Radio 5] (also covers sports news) . Podcasts for selected radio shows are available on [http://itunes.com iTunes] (in the 'News &amp; Politics' category). </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 28: </td> <td> Line 28: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> * '''Internet''': BBC news and extended coverage on special events and programming can be found on the BBC website. </td> <td> <span>+</span> * '''Internet''': BBC news and extended coverage on special events and programming can be found on the <span>[http://www.bbc.co.uk/ </span>BBC website<span>]</span>. </td> </tr> </table> </div> BBC Newshttp://daviswiki.org/BBC_News2005-12-18 12:36:32DavidReidcareful wording instead of a big ugly note, ohh and imdb links. <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for BBC News<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 29: </td> <td> Line 29: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- * '''Other''': Many BBC comedies can be found on VHS and DVD through speciality video companies. Some movies are affiliated with the BBC, including ''Billy Elliott'' and ''Chronicles of Narnia'' (DECEMBER 2005 EDIT: This does NOT include the "Chronicles Of Narnia" movie released this month by Disney Studios). Many university students find subliminal political messages and dark humor in BBC comedies and movies. BBC shows like ''Monty Python'' are cult classics among university students.</span> </td> <td> <span>+ * '''Other''': Many BBC comedies can be found on VHS and DVD through speciality video companies. Some movies are affiliated with the BBC, including [http://imdb.com/title/tt0249462/ ''Billy Elliott''] and the 1988 version of [http://imdb.com/title/tt0094500/ ''Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion The Witch and the Wardrobe'']. Many university students find subliminal political messages and dark humor in BBC comedies and movies. BBC shows like [http://imdb.com/title/tt0063929/ ''Monty Python''] are cult classics among university students.</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> BBC Newshttp://daviswiki.org/BBC_News2005-12-18 02:49:15MatthewKeysNote on "Chronicles Of Narnia" post <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for BBC News<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 29: </td> <td> Line 29: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> * '''Other''': Many BBC comedies can be found on VHS and DVD through speciality video companies. Some movies are affiliated with the BBC, including ''Billy Elliott'' and ''Chronicles of Narnia''. Many university students find subliminal political messages and dark humor in BBC comedies and movies. BBC shows like ''Monty Python'' are cult classics among university students. </td> <td> <span>+</span> * '''Other''': Many BBC comedies can be found on VHS and DVD through speciality video companies. Some movies are affiliated with the BBC, including ''Billy Elliott'' and ''Chronicles of Narnia''<span>&nbsp;(DECEMBER 2005 EDIT: This does NOT include the "Chronicles Of Narnia" movie released this month by Disney Studios)</span>. Many university students find subliminal political messages and dark humor in BBC comedies and movies. BBC shows like ''Monty Python'' are cult classics among university students. </td> </tr> </table> </div> BBC Newshttp://daviswiki.org/BBC_News2005-12-18 02:47:55MatthewKeysRevert to version dated 2005-12-12 10:41:24. <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for BBC News<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 1: </td> <td> Line 1: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- [[Thumbnail(bbcworld1.jpg, 200, "A screen shot from the BBC World Service")]] [[Thumbnail(theworldtoday.jpg, 200, right, "''The World Today'', a current events television program on the BBC World Service")]]</span> It's been said that most college students get their news from one of two sources--["The Daily Show"] with Jon Stewart on the American television network Comedy Central, and from the [http://www.bbc.co.uk British Broadcasting Corporation] (BBC) in the United Kingdom. </td> <td> <span>+</span> It's been said that most college students get their news from one of two sources--["The Daily Show"] with Jon Stewart on the American television network Comedy Central, and from the [http://www.bbc.co.uk British Broadcasting Corporation] (BBC) in the United Kingdom. </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 6: </td> <td> Line 6: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> <br> <span>- [[Thumbnail(televisioncentre.jpg, 175, "BBC Television Centre in London, where BBC News is produced")]]</span> BBC in the United States is different from BBC in the United Kingdom. In the UK, the BBC has a variety of channels on television and radio offering general interest and educational programming. BBC Radio networks offer everything from music and breakfast morning programs to news and current events. BBC also offers a channels dedicated to British Parliament, called BBC Parliament (Americans have something similar, called [http://cspan.org C-SPAN], another channel university students enjoy). The BBC faces stiff competition from [http://sky.com British SKY Broadcasting], a satellite television service which runs its own channels and is owned by Rupert Murdoch of NewsCorp. In the United Kingdom, the BBC is funded by a television licence imposed on Britons. This keeps many BBC channels commercial-free. There are two channels run by the BBC that are not available in the UK: BBC Prime and BBC World Service. BBC Prime is a collection of BBC programming available throughout Europe, and BBC World Service is the world version of the UK's BBC 24. </td> <td> <span>+ </span> <br> <span>+</span> BBC in the United States is different from BBC in the United Kingdom. In the UK, the BBC has a variety of channels on television and radio offering general interest and educational programming. BBC Radio networks offer everything from music and breakfast morning programs to news and current events. BBC also offers a channels dedicated to British Parliament, called BBC Parliament (Americans have something similar, called [http://cspan.org C-SPAN], another channel university students enjoy). The BBC faces stiff competition from [http://sky.com British SKY Broadcasting], a satellite television service which runs its own channels and is owned by Rupert Murdoch of NewsCorp. In the United Kingdom, the BBC is funded by a television licence imposed on Britons. This keeps many BBC channels commercial-free. There are two channels run by the BBC that are not available in the UK: BBC Prime and BBC World Service. BBC Prime is a collection of BBC programming available throughout Europe, and BBC World Service is the world version of the UK's BBC 24. </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 23: </td> <td> Line 23: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> <span>[[Thumbnail(sirius.gif, 175, right, "Sirius radio offers three BBC channels")]]</span>Davis residents and students can enjoy non-news BBC programming in many ways. </td> <td> <span>+</span> Davis residents and students can enjoy non-news BBC programming in many ways. </td> </tr> </table> </div> BBC Newshttp://daviswiki.org/BBC_News2005-12-18 02:47:33MatthewKeysRevert to version dated 2005-12-07 15:41:58. <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for BBC News<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 1: </td> <td> Line 1: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> It's been said that most college students get their news from one of two sources--["The Daily Show"] with Jon Stewart on the American television network Comedy Central, and from the [http://www.bbc.co.uk British Broadcasting Corporation] (BBC) in the United Kingdom. </td> <td> <span>+ [[Thumbnail(bbcworld1.jpg, 200, "A screen shot from the BBC World Service")]] [[Thumbnail(theworldtoday.jpg, 200, right, "''The World Today'', a current events television program on the BBC World Service")]]</span> It's been said that most college students get their news from one of two sources--["The Daily Show"] with Jon Stewart on the American television network Comedy Central, and from the [http://www.bbc.co.uk British Broadcasting Corporation] (BBC) in the United Kingdom. </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 6: </td> <td> Line 6: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- </span> <br> <span>-</span> BBC in the United States is different from BBC in the United Kingdom. In the UK, the BBC has a variety of channels on television and radio offering general interest and educational programming. BBC Radio networks offer everything from music and breakfast morning programs to news and current events. BBC also offers a channels dedicated to British Parliament, called BBC Parliament (Americans have something similar, called [http://cspan.org C-SPAN], another channel university students enjoy). The BBC faces stiff competition from [http://sky.com British SKY Broadcasting], a satellite television service which runs its own channels and is owned by Rupert Murdoch of NewsCorp. In the United Kingdom, the BBC is funded by a television licence imposed on Britons. This keeps many BBC channels commercial-free. There are two channels run by the BBC that are not available in the UK: BBC Prime and BBC World Service. BBC Prime is a collection of BBC programming available throughout Europe, and BBC World Service is the world version of the UK's BBC 24. </td> <td> <span>+</span> <br> <span>+ [[Thumbnail(televisioncentre.jpg, 175, "BBC Television Centre in London, where BBC News is produced")]]</span> BBC in the United States is different from BBC in the United Kingdom. In the UK, the BBC has a variety of channels on television and radio offering general interest and educational programming. BBC Radio networks offer everything from music and breakfast morning programs to news and current events. BBC also offers a channels dedicated to British Parliament, called BBC Parliament (Americans have something similar, called [http://cspan.org C-SPAN], another channel university students enjoy). The BBC faces stiff competition from [http://sky.com British SKY Broadcasting], a satellite television service which runs its own channels and is owned by Rupert Murdoch of NewsCorp. In the United Kingdom, the BBC is funded by a television licence imposed on Britons. This keeps many BBC channels commercial-free. There are two channels run by the BBC that are not available in the UK: BBC Prime and BBC World Service. BBC Prime is a collection of BBC programming available throughout Europe, and BBC World Service is the world version of the UK's BBC 24. </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 23: </td> <td> Line 23: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> Davis residents and students can enjoy non-news BBC programming in many ways. </td> <td> <span>+</span> <span>[[Thumbnail(sirius.gif, 175, right, "Sirius radio offers three BBC channels")]]</span>Davis residents and students can enjoy non-news BBC programming in many ways. </td> </tr> </table> </div> BBC Newshttp://daviswiki.org/BBC_News2005-12-12 10:41:24EdwinSaadathink page was made long ago. but, yeah, pics had to go. add more davis related? <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for BBC News<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 1: </td> <td> Line 1: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- [[Thumbnail(bbcworld1.jpg, 200, "A screen shot from the BBC World Service")]] [[Thumbnail(theworldtoday.jpg, 200, right, "''The World Today'', a current events television program on the BBC World Service")]]</span> It's been said that most college students get their news from one of two sources--["The Daily Show"] with Jon Stewart on the American television network Comedy Central, and from the [http://www.bbc.co.uk British Broadcasting Corporation] (BBC) in the United Kingdom. </td> <td> <span>+</span> It's been said that most college students get their news from one of two sources--["The Daily Show"] with Jon Stewart on the American television network Comedy Central, and from the [http://www.bbc.co.uk British Broadcasting Corporation] (BBC) in the United Kingdom. </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 7: </td> <td> Line 7: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- [[Thumbnail(televisioncentre.jpg, 175, "BBC Television Centre in London, where BBC News is produced")]]</span> BBC in the United States is different from BBC in the United Kingdom. In the UK, the BBC has a variety of channels on television and radio offering general interest and educational programming. BBC Radio networks offer everything from music and breakfast morning programs to news and current events. BBC also offers a channels dedicated to British Parliament, called BBC Parliament (Americans have something similar, called [http://cspan.org C-SPAN], another channel university students enjoy). The BBC faces stiff competition from [http://sky.com British SKY Broadcasting], a satellite television service which runs its own channels and is owned by Rupert Murdoch of NewsCorp. In the United Kingdom, the BBC is funded by a television licence imposed on Britons. This keeps many BBC channels commercial-free. There are two channels run by the BBC that are not available in the UK: BBC Prime and BBC World Service. BBC Prime is a collection of BBC programming available throughout Europe, and BBC World Service is the world version of the UK's BBC 24. </td> <td> <span>+</span> BBC in the United States is different from BBC in the United Kingdom. In the UK, the BBC has a variety of channels on television and radio offering general interest and educational programming. BBC Radio networks offer everything from music and breakfast morning programs to news and current events. BBC also offers a channels dedicated to British Parliament, called BBC Parliament (Americans have something similar, called [http://cspan.org C-SPAN], another channel university students enjoy). The BBC faces stiff competition from [http://sky.com British SKY Broadcasting], a satellite television service which runs its own channels and is owned by Rupert Murdoch of NewsCorp. In the United Kingdom, the BBC is funded by a television licence imposed on Britons. This keeps many BBC channels commercial-free. There are two channels run by the BBC that are not available in the UK: BBC Prime and BBC World Service. BBC Prime is a collection of BBC programming available throughout Europe, and BBC World Service is the world version of the UK's BBC 24. </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 23: </td> <td> Line 23: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> <span>[[Thumbnail(sirius.gif, 175, right, "Sirius radio offers three BBC channels")]]</span>Davis residents and students can enjoy non-news BBC programming in many ways. </td> <td> <span>+</span> Davis residents and students can enjoy non-news BBC programming in many ways. </td> </tr> </table> </div> BBC Newshttp://daviswiki.org/BBC_News2005-12-12 10:33:38EdwinSaadait's a part of the Media page. and it has channels/time can be seen in davis. <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for BBC News<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 6: </td> <td> Line 6: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- </span> </td> <td> <span>+ </span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> BBC Newshttp://daviswiki.org/BBC_News2005-12-12 10:32:44EdwinSaadaRevert to version dated 2005-12-07 15:41:58. <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for BBC News<p><strong></strong></p>No differences found!</div> BBC Newshttp://daviswiki.org/BBC_News2005-12-07 15:41:58MatthewKeysBBC as Unbiased...cites two sources <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for BBC News<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 3: </td> <td> Line 3: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- In an era where Turner's CNN and Murdoch's FOX News seize the airwaves for political spins, university students enjoy the bulletins and news programs from the BBC. </span> </td> <td> <span>+ In an era where Turner's CNN and Murdoch's FOX News seize the airwaves for political spins, university students enjoy the bulletins and news programs from the BBC. [http://www.sirius.com/servlet/ContentServer?pagename=Sirius/CachedPage&amp;c=Channel&amp;cid=1102975192956 Sirius Satellite Radio] calls the BBC World Service "legendary for its depth of analysis and impartiality of perspective." [http://www.xmradio.com/programming/channel_page.jsp?ch=131 XM Radio] carries the BBC for its "standards of unbiased reporting on which the World Service was founded."</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> BBC Newshttp://daviswiki.org/BBC_News2005-12-07 07:12:19JesseSinghBBC isn't unbiased <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for BBC News<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 3: </td> <td> Line 3: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> In an era where Turner's CNN and Murdoch's FOX News seize the airwaves for political spins, university students enjoy the bulletins and news programs from the BBC. <span>&nbsp;The BBC has a reputation among scholars and professional journalists for providing politically unbiased, no-spin reporting throughout the world.</span> </td> <td> <span>+</span> In an era where Turner's CNN and Murdoch's FOX News seize the airwaves for political spins, university students enjoy the bulletins and news programs from the BBC. </td> </tr> </table> </div> BBC Newshttp://daviswiki.org/BBC_News2005-12-07 02:48:45MatthewKeysRenamed from bbc news (Fixed proper capitalization issue) <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for BBC News<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 1: </td> <td> Line 1: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ [[Thumbnail(bbcworld1.jpg, 200, "A screen shot from the BBC World Service")]] [[Thumbnail(theworldtoday.jpg, 200, right, "''The World Today'', a current events television program on the BBC World Service")]] It's been said that most college students get their news from one of two sources--["The Daily Show"] with Jon Stewart on the American television network Comedy Central, and from the [http://www.bbc.co.uk British Broadcasting Corporation] (BBC) in the United Kingdom.<br> + <br> + In an era where Turner's CNN and Murdoch's FOX News seize the airwaves for political spins, university students enjoy the bulletins and news programs from the BBC. The BBC has a reputation among scholars and professional journalists for providing politically unbiased, no-spin reporting throughout the world.<br> + <br> + = The BBC USA vs. BBC UK =<br> + <br> + [[Thumbnail(televisioncentre.jpg, 175, "BBC Television Centre in London, where BBC News is produced")]] BBC in the United States is different from BBC in the United Kingdom. In the UK, the BBC has a variety of channels on television and radio offering general interest and educational programming. BBC Radio networks offer everything from music and breakfast morning programs to news and current events. BBC also offers a channels dedicated to British Parliament, called BBC Parliament (Americans have something similar, called [http://cspan.org C-SPAN], another channel university students enjoy). The BBC faces stiff competition from [http://sky.com British SKY Broadcasting], a satellite television service which runs its own channels and is owned by Rupert Murdoch of NewsCorp. In the United Kingdom, the BBC is funded by a television licence imposed on Britons. This keeps many BBC channels commercial-free. There are two channels run by the BBC that are not available in the UK: BBC Prime and BBC World Service. BBC Prime is a collection of BBC programming available throughout Europe, and BBC World Service is the world version of the UK's BBC 24.<br> + <br> + In the United States, the BBC is found on cable and satellite services. [http://bbcamerica.com BBC America] is a popular channel on pay television services and is run by both the BBC and the Discovery Channel. BBC World Service can be found on C-BAND satellite, but is not yet available on any cable or major satellite services. ''BBC World News'', the BBC bulletin news program on the BBC World Service, is occasionally shown on local PBS affiliates via terrestrial television. This varies by PBS station, though. Some PBS stations also carry a variety of BBC original comedies. <br> + <br> + = BBC News in Davis =<br> + <br> + Davis residents and students can enjoy BBC News in many ways.<br> + * '''Terrestrial television''': Those with rabbit-ears can receive BBC News weekdays at 5PM on ["KVIE"], Channel 6. <br> + * '''Cable''': BBC Parliament is responsible for the program ''British House Of Commons'', which airs Wednesday and Sunday on C-SPAN. Digicable customers can receive BBC News on BBC America, though this is mostly in the early morning hours.<br> + * '''Satellite television''': Same as cable.<br> + * '''Satellite radio''': BBC World Service can be heard on XM Satellite stream 131. BBC World Service can be heard on Sirius Satellite stream 141.<br> + * '''Internet''': BBC World Service clips can be found at the [http://www.bbcnews.com BBC World website]. BBC World Service radio can also be heard in a streaming format. Podcasts are available on [http://itunes.com iTunes] of BBC News.<br> + * '''Other''': Those with a Shortwave radio can find frequencies for BBC World Service shortwave channels on the BBC website. Occasionally, BBC News is carried by [http://www.npr.org National Public Radio] affiliate 88.9 KXJZ in Sacramento.<br> + <br> + = Other BBC Programming in Davis =<br> + <br> + [[Thumbnail(sirius.gif, 175, right, "Sirius radio offers three BBC channels")]]Davis residents and students can enjoy non-news BBC programming in many ways.<br> + * '''Terrestrial television''': Stuck in the 20th Century? So are many BBC comedies shown on the weekend via KVIE, Channel 6.<br> + * '''Cable''': Many BBC comedies and quiz shows are shown on BBC America. KVIE can also be seen on cable services.<br> + * '''Satellite television''': Same as cable.<br> + * '''Satellite radio''': Only Sirius offers BBC programming outside of the BBC World Service. Sirius offers the Spanish eqivalent of BBC World called ''BBC Mundo'' on stream 182. BBC Radio 1, heard in Britain offering breakfast morning programs, music, news bulletin updates and dance music on the weekends, can be found on Sirius stream 11.<br> + * '''Internet''': BBC news and extended coverage on special events and programming can be found on the BBC website.<br> + * '''Other''': Many BBC comedies can be found on VHS and DVD through speciality video companies. Some movies are affiliated with the BBC, including ''Billy Elliott'' and ''Chronicles of Narnia''. Many university students find subliminal political messages and dark humor in BBC comedies and movies. BBC shows like ''Monty Python'' are cult classics among university students.<br> + <br> + = BBC News Resources =<br> + <br> + *BBC News at http://bbcnews.com (''first time users will be asked to select between UK and World editions'')<br> + *BBC News at [http://www.tv-ark.org.uk/otherchannels/bbcnews24a.html&amp;e=912 TV-ARK] (''mostly for BBC 24, the UK channel'')<br> + *Sirius Satellite Radio subscribers listen free to BBC online at http://sirius.com<br> + *On LiveJournal, a community dedicated to [http://www.livejournal.com/community/bbc_fetish/ BBC freaks]<br> + *On LiveJournal, a community for those of us who like the BBC, but [http://www.livejournal.com/community/bbc_tv/ aren't freaks about it]</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div>