Tabletop Renaissance

Matt Zitron | Posted 30.08.2017 | UK Entertainment
Matt Zitron

While there's undoubtedly going to be a dip in the tabletop market, the way for companies old and new to survive is within grasp. The secret is looking around and using the people that have made it thrive.

This Guy Plans To Use Technology To Create A Real Wizarding Pub In London

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 31.05.2017 | UK Tech

Harry Potter fans listen up. A Kickstarter project wants to create a real wizarding pub in the centre of London and they’ll bring it to life using t...

Never Lose Anything Ever Again With This Tiny Gadget

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 08.05.2017 | UK Tech

We’ve all been there, that ice-cold sinking feeling that alerts us to the fact we just left our wallet in a coffee shop that is now, naturally, mile...

Fashion With A Conscience - Why The Industry Needs A Revamp

Emma Grace Bailey | Posted 03.07.2017 | UK Style
Emma Grace Bailey

Imagine a world where fashion is fair. Right now it's not - it's exploitative, environmentally destructive and despite being one of the biggest and most profitable industries in the world, it's also the second most polluting.

Is It Just Me? (No, Phew)

Sue Pringle | Posted 23.03.2017 | UK Style
Sue Pringle

Amongst a host of impacts, I was thrown into an unknown world of lingerie buying - post surgical bra land. For the uninitiated, this is a place you feel strangely ashamed to visit. It's hidden away, at the back of bright, inviting lingerie departments. The bras lurk sadly, hanging around looking baggy and apologetic; all they have to say for themselves is, "this is as good as it gets for you now girl, choose one."

Broken Your New Year's Resolutions Already? Then Read On...

Stephen Ebbett | Posted 24.01.2017 | UK Tech
Stephen Ebbett

According to Twitter, the UK's top resolution ideas this year include changing diet and exercise habits, picking up a new hobby, saving money, getting a new job, drinking less booze, getting more sleep and making new friends.

Stay Calm But The Wine-Repellent Shirt Of Your Dreams Is Here

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 04.01.2017 | UK Tech

Things were simpler in the Stone Ages. Back then the most embarrassing thing that could happen to you was you’d step in some mammoth dung or you’d...

You Can Now Order A Real Holographic Display On Kickstarter

The Huffington Post | Oscar Williams | Posted 19.10.2016 | UK Tech

It’s not quite a room-size projection of Emperor Palpatine, but it’s not bad for a first stab at real-world holographic technology. Jaime Ruiz-Avi...

Kickstarting A Dream Into Reality - The Highs And Lows

Louis McIntosh | Posted 05.10.2017 | UK
Louis McIntosh

We all have good ideas or dreams whereby we can progress financially, spiritually, morally etc....but we don't necessarily act on them. Why not? Well,...

Own The Vinyl That Could One Day Reach An Alien Civilisation

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 22.09.2016 | UK Tech

A Kickstarter project has been launched which would allow us to own the historic golden records which are currently some 20 billion kilometres away on...

This Kickstarter Wants To Make The World A Better Place

The Huffington Post | Ryan Barrell | Posted 29.04.2016 | UK Comedy

An organisation on crowdfunding website Kickstarter is spearheading a plan to make London a better place - by replacing all Tube adverts with pictures...

This Smart Umbrella Is Your Ultimate Weapon Against A Classic British Summer

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 18.04.2016 | UK Tech

To take an umbrella or not to take an umbrella? That is the ultimate question for those of us who have lived through a classic British summer. One min...

Choose Life, Choose Hope: The Black Dawg Project

Louis McIntosh | Posted 05.04.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Louis McIntosh

I have been writing or discussing depression for a few years rather than brushing the experience under the carpet. Whilst moving on to a happier and more hopeful phase, I realised I have a duty of care to share.

Five Times I Worried Our Indie Series Was Doomed to Failure...

Steven Bloomer | Posted 10.03.2017 | UK Comedy
Steven Bloomer

If I've learnt anything from this project it's to embrace each challenge as an opportunity. If you really want to make your film, nothing should stop you. In our experience, often that 'fatal' wound contains the silver bullet you were looking for.

'Cancel The Sunshine' - How Writing Became a Coping Method for My Anxiety and Depression

Chantelle Dusette | Posted 05.03.2017 | UK Entertainment
Chantelle Dusette

Depression bubbling under the surface, or hovering above, never seen by any, only felt by me. I was used to it. Familiar. At times I would think, "I need to sort this out" and alcohol would come along, "remember our agreement? I can take care of this for you." And it did.

Dispatch from the Front Line of a Tech Start-up

Matt Lacey | Posted 10.02.2017 | UK Tech
Matt Lacey

It's been a really interesting experience watching the process at close quarters right from the beginning when it was just an idea right through to it being Jamie's full time job with trips all over the world to test and construct hugely technical equipment in China.

This Smart Wristband Takes The Heartache Out Of Long-Distance Relationships

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 30.11.2015 | UK Tech

Pillow Talk is a Kickstarter project that aims to tackle one of the biggest problems surrounding a long-distance relationship: intimacy. It's a sma...

There's An App Called Pooductive For Chatting To Other People On The Loo

The Huffington Post UK | Sophie Brown | Posted 20.08.2015 | UK Tech

We're back with yet more evidence to prove there really is an app for everything... Pooductive let's you chat with people who are also on the loo....

One Week

Martyn Sibley | Posted 13.08.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Martyn Sibley

Today I met Katy Etherington from PA Pool for a friendly coffee, Skyped Alan Chaulet in Boston about his Kickstarter to get wheelchairs on aeroplanes (more to come!), and read more of my latest book (about growing tech businesses).

This Bracelet Is Actually The Ultimate Lifesaving Survival Tool In Disguise

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 11.08.2015 | UK Tech

If Bear Grylls had five minutes, three raisins, and a stick we're pretty sure he'd come up with something almost entirely identical to the Firestarter...

New Classic 'Thunderbirds' Project Makes Me an Incredibly Proud Son

Jamie Anderson | Posted 26.07.2016 | UK Entertainment
Jamie Anderson

As a keen advocate of practical film-making, a fan myself, and son of the man behind it all - I can't help but feel an immense sense of pride, seeing this project come to fruition. The project is using original 1960s soundtracks, released as audio-only 'mini albums', and will adapt these stories, and film the accompanying visuals.

Stunning Women's Photo Project Celebrates Bottoms Of All Shapes And Sizes

The Huffington Post UK | Poorna Bell | Posted 15.07.2015 | UK Lifestyle

What does a great bottom look like? It's both Kylie Minogue and Serena Williams; it's also Tess Munster and Cheryl Fernandez-Versini. Here to cele...

Defending the Right to Health

Olivia Murphy | Posted 12.06.2016 | UK Universities & Education
Olivia Murphy

Talented health professionals from across the world are our greatest hope for realising the universal right to health in an increasingly challenging world. For this to happen, equitable access to global health training is essential. For if WHO is to be a truly global guardian of health, its workforce, and thus its interns, must be global too.

Artists are Doing it for Themselves

Katie Beswick | Posted 09.06.2016 | UK Entertainment
Katie Beswick

Just five days after its Kickstarter launch his first project, a short film called ANNA, has raised more than half the funds needed for production

The World's First Workout-Friendly Hijab Is Here

The Huffington Post UK | Sophie Brown | Posted 05.06.2015 | UK Lifestyle

A Kickstarter project for the world's first climate adapting hijab has raised £8,500 in just three days, smashing the original £3,270 target. Thr...