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The beleaguered Olympic torch

The beleaguered Olympic torch Copyrighted image Copyright: Francesco Carucci | Dreamstime.com
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 08 May 2008
With the Olympic torch attracting protests around the globe, Giles Mohan asks what an Olympic boycott would achieve.

E-mail: a blessing and a curse

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E-mail: a blessing and a curse Copyrighted image Copyright: photos.com
Introductory level Duration 15 mins Updated 07 Mar 2008
While producing 'E-Mail is Ruining My Life', The Money Programme talked to a number of experts. Here you can watch extended versions of several of...

Email: a square peg in a round hole

Email: a square peg in a round hole Copyrighted image Copyright: photos.com
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 06 Mar 2008
Geoffrey Einon offers some useful advice for managing the tide of emails.

The Art of Science

The Art of Science Copyrighted image Copyright: Production team
Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 27 Sep 2007
Scientists need to develop a variety of skills. The following explores what we consider to be some of the more important, and includes suggestions...

Rollout

Rollout Copyrighted image Copyright: photos.com
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 07 Jul 2007
How do advertisers seek to attract your attention? It's all in the rollout.

Recall tests

Recall tests Copyrighted image Copyright: The Open University / Karen Parker
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 07 Jul 2007
There are various ways to try to test the effectiveness of advertising. We look at recall tests.

How do adverts get made?

How do adverts get made? Copyrighted image Copyright: photos.com
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 07 Jul 2007
Getting a dog to sell insurance isn't easy. So how do adverts get made?

Attitude change tests

Attitude change tests Copyrighted image Copyright: The Open University / Karen Parker
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 07 Jul 2007
There are various ways to try to test the effectiveness of advertising. We look at attitude change tests.

Hinglish, Pinglish, Binglish, Minglish

Hinglish, Pinglish, Binglish, Minglish Copyrighted image Copyright: The Open University / Karen Parker
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 06 Jun 2007
The head of the Rewchand Bhojwani Academy finds the multilingualism of Indian society has positive advantages, even though it makes it harder to...

Cybertalk: Biographies

Cybertalk: Biographies Copyrighted image Copyright: Thinkstock
Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 08 May 2007
Short biographies of the contributors to the Cybertalk programme, from the BBC/OU's series Digital Planet