The Ambition Lab project has progressed onto its third and final stage with a 30-hour, nationwide Hackathon due to take place on Friday 29th November to Saturday 30th November.
The Hackathon will bring together 90 hackers, developers, young people, adults, coders, strategists, psychologists, social investors, beta testers and many more who will all be looking to achieve an outcome of creating the winning digital concept design which will help young people to unlock their potential and achieve their dreams!
GlobalGiving UK connects donors with hundreds of grassroots projects around the world. Its community storytelling project engages young people in directly reporting community feedback on the issues that matter to them.
Rewired State are delighted to announce that we’re now approved suppliers in the fourth iteration of the G-Cloud for our two latest products: bringing you the most recent innovations in the Hackathon and ideation industry.
20th November 2013
G-Cloud is an initiative aiming to ease public sector procurement, through framework agreements (saving going out to tender) coupled with a Cloudstore marketplace. It is one of the ways government hopes that be able to support Small & Medium Enterprizes (SMEs).
A State of the Art Review written by Duncan Ross for Nominet Trust.
State of the art reviews
Big Data can provide social organisations with opportunities to improve and reshape their services. Commercial companies are already making the transformation to being data-led organisations – using insights and understandings from their data to transform their business.
Big Data represents a combination of a series of trends: the rapid growth in data creation, the ability to store this data at a reasonable price, and the ability to apply sophisticated techniques to it in order to extract knowledge.
I recently ran the world’s first magic hack (as part of my digital making magic residency see here) Bringing magicians together with technologists was no easy feat, but for a variety of factors, it went down pretty damn well. The lessons we learnt from the hack could be valuable to others seeking to put hacks together with disparate communities, especially bringing digital making to new communities. So I’ve shared the key elements that I think were crucial to success here in the hope