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BBC Radio 4 sketch show. 8 episodes (2 series), 2009 - 2011. Stars Nick Doody, Ewan Bailey, Sam Battersea, Margaret Cabourn-Smith, Neil Edmond, Pippa Evans, Lewis Macleod and others.

Bigipedia - The Complete Series 2

Bigipedia - The Complete Series 2

Welcome to Bigipedia - the omniscient friend you know from your computer and laser watch takes over your PC for 30 minutes in a unique experiment in broadwebcasting....

Launched on an unsuspecting public, Bigipedia is a massive mash-up of Google, Microsoft, Apple, Wikipedia, My Space, Yahoo and Amazon, all vying for your attention, love, money and occasionally vital organs. Sponsored by Chianti, the worlds worst-ever beverage with its series of ever more off-putting straplines ("Chianti - legally, wine)"

In the first of the complete four episodes, we enjoy the long-awaited release of Bigipedia 2. - the infallible, ever-present cyberfriend is back! Now with all errors mistake. In episode 2, we discover how Bigipedia 2.0 is now bigger, better and closer - so it looks bigger twice! Also, the wisdom of crowds, the joy of deregulated advertising and Bigipedia throughout history. In episode 3, Bigipedia 2.0 launches its own social network, BigiBuzz! Find out what's popular so you can be one of them! Also, Britain's least-haunted House is visited by terrified ghost-hunter Felix Richard and we find out the true meaning of pilk and pleather. And in the final episode, we launch BigiHype - the sure-fire way to raise the profile of a new event or an unpopular charity!

First released: Monday 5th December 2011

  • Released: Tuesday 6th December 2011
  • Distributor: BBC Worldwide
  • Minutes: 109
  • Distributor: AudioGo
  • Download: 2mb

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