Why We're Bringing A Hackathon To Barking And Dagenham

Darren Rodwell | Posted 29.09.2017 | UK Tech
Darren Rodwell

The question for us all is how do we ensure that everyone in Barking and Dagenham - no matter what background or faith you come from - has a stake and a say in our community. It's that question that has led to Barking and Dagenham teaming up this weekend with local technology company DigiLab to host the UK's first ever social-cohesion hackathon. By bringing together tech experts and service designers with local people of all ages and backgrounds, we will respond to and tackle the issues and concerns of residents. 

Cameroonian Young People Have a Voice, But Unfortunately So Does Katie Hopkins

Will Jones | Posted 15.05.2016 | UK Universities & Education
Will Jones

Cameroon is a country shrouded with speculation and corruption, they have only ever had one political party in charge, a party that up until 1990 had no opposition so it's easy to see how important it is that their citizens are given a voice.

'We Have No Mortgages, Therefore We Don't Care' - A Look At How Millennials Are Reinventing Our World

Matthew Phillips | Posted 04.01.2015 | UK Politics
Matthew Phillips

This week, creative agency, Rufus Leonard launches 'Rufus Reinvents' - an annual event that invites millennials to tackle an industry ripe for change....

Droidcon is Returning to London for Its Fourth Consecutive Year!

Jamie Tolentino | Posted 14.12.2012 | UK Tech
Jamie Tolentino

Droidcon London is Europe's largest Android event, bringing together key players in the industry as well as 1000+ talented developers and designers to discuss the best of business, design, and development on the Android platform.

Refugees United - London Hack Weekend

David and Christopher Mikkelsen | Posted 13.06.2012 | UK Tech
David and Christopher Mikkelsen

The hack is focused on helping Refugees United solve some of our challenges in aiding separated refugee families to reconnect following their flight from conflict, famine and natural disasters - incidents that often see entire families scattered between different refugee camps, regions and even countries.

Explay Festival Coverage: Day One

Julian Benson | Posted 03.01.2012 | UK Tech
Julian Benson

The Explay event celebrates developers in the South West of England, from Bristol to Bournemouth: celebrates them, and connects them.