Media Innovation Studio Dispatch 7th April

Media Innovation Studio Dispatch 7th April

Apr 07 2017

Newsthings, LittleBits, Raspberry Pi and fashion as activism. Another week with the Media Innovation Studio

Media Innovation Studio Dispatch #1

Media Innovation Studio Dispatch #1

Mar 31 2017

Welcome to the Media Innovation Studio newsletter.  Each week we’ll share a little bit about what’s been happening in the studio and…

DroneHack Journalism: innovating storytelling from the air

DroneHack Journalism: innovating storytelling from the air

Jan 25 2017

Journalists are increasingly using drones – in conflict scenarios, national sporting events and on regional programming. DroneHack Journalism, held at Manchester’s Sharp…

The media Mill Gazette

The media Mill Gazette

Dec 12 2016

Every week, the studio’s Andy Dickinson publishes a newsletter that gathers interesting links and stories on Open Data, data journalism and open government. Here’s a taster of this weeks newsletter.

Global Sound Movement Win Times Higher Award

Global Sound Movement Win Times Higher Award

Nov 24 2016

Last September we launched a small internal funding call we dubbed ‘RAPID’. The rather incongruous acronym – fuelled largely by the academy’s…

Mapping Drone near misses in Google Earth*

Mapping Drone near misses in Google Earth*

Nov 23 2016

Andy Dickinson reflects on how a brief chat about drone near misses turned into a journey into Airprox reports, spreadsheets, KML and the murky world of map co-ordinates.

‘NewsThings’ collaboration Wins Google Digital News Innovation funding

‘NewsThings’ collaboration Wins Google Digital News Innovation funding

Nov 17 2016

A collaborative project involving UCLan’s Media Innovation Studio, Trinity Mirror Regionals and innovation consultancy Thomas Buchanan has won Google support to explore…

homing

homing

Nov 04 2016

Update: On 11th November 2016, our live running project homing will be coming to an end. But don’t worry you can still…

Twenty Years Later…….

Twenty Years Later…….

Oct 18 2016

Mindtrek turned Twenty this year. Twenty years on and several permutations later its managed to reinvent and reinvigorate itself to be one…

The New (industrial) Revolution.

The New (industrial) Revolution.

Jul 28 2016

The Harris Museum and Art Gallery in Preston is about to open a MakerSpace. Developed in partnership with the Media Innovation Studio…