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  • 2014: the year Hackathons got serious

    19th March 2014

    ‘Hackathons’ and ‘retail banking’ are not phrases that most people would think would go together. Last week I attended an event run by Lloyds Banking Group that certainly changed my mind about that. The event, Innovation Jam, was a hackathon for developers, business analysts and technologists to come together and make mobile apps that might... see more

    • by Ian
  • How can digital help arts & culture organisations thrive?

    4th February 2014

    Digital technology is transforming various aspects of the arts and culture sector. From digital marketing and social engagement, to experiential and interactive technology, to experimental digital art forms – the potential impact is staggering. But arts and culture organisations also face huge economic challenges, and a constant struggle to keep pace with a rapidly changing... see more

    • by simon
  • 2014′s most important technology costs only £29.99

    3rd January 2014

    There has been much debate about wearable tech, about 3D printing, about ultra hi-definition tablets, but the industry changing innovation for 2014 is the same price as a pub dinner for two, and it’s available right now. In 1908 Ford launched the Model T. In comparison to its contemporaries, it was slow, poorly equipped, and... see more

    • by James Hirst