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BBC R&D working on BBC Box device for personalised, tailored content

Wednesday 3 July 2019 | 11:37 CET | News
BBC R&D is working on new ways of storing and using data, including personal data, to see what benefits this could bring. One of these projects is codenamed 'BBC Box', a prototype device that pulls together data about users in one place. The device runs using the Databox personal data management system and is powered by a Raspberry Pi computer.

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Companies: BBC
Countries: United Kingdom
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