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    “This is a social circumvention strategy rather than a social media strategy.”
    The BBC’s digital team worked alongside the editorial staff to shape the coverage and determine best practices for vertical video.
    Plus: What new and returning shows to expect in the new year, Panoply launches an “imprint,” and a liberal podcast network tries to counterbalance conservative talk radio.
    India’s digital revolution is taking place on mobile devices, and the BBC says it will offer more mobile content than ever before.
    What’s unusual is not the concept of piloting ideas, but the fact that the BBC was willing to show the public projects in a half-baked state, glitches included.
    Plus: Best of Car Talk will sign off next year, the early days of podcasts in France, and the value of dedicated spaces for local podcast recording.
    Plus: Shutting down a podcast after 11 years, Scripps tries out a new model, and Radiotopia picks its finalists.
    Online, readers stayed up for the results: Peak traffic to BBC News, for instance, was around 4 a.m. GMT, and by 11 a.m. BBC.com had received 88 million page views.
    Today’s teens and twentysomethings turn to their phone for audio, not their radio. What kind of future is there for businesses built on a terrestrial radio signal?
    “This opens up all kind of new ways and products to tell stories that are not so focused on production values.”