mscapeFest08 in Belfast

Posted on Wed 3 Dec 2008

The studio is missing a few residents this week as they have been whisked off to Belfast to both attend and mentor workshops at mscapeFest08. After a great conference last year, Hewlett-Packard Laboratories has org...

Wanted: real questions for digital communications innovation lab

Posted on Wed 3 Dec 2008

Do you or your organisation have a question about how to use digital communication technologies that you would like a room full of experts to workshop for free?

mscapeFest08 in Belfast

Posted on Wed 3 Dec 2008

The studio is missing a few residents this week as they have been whisked off to Belfast to both attend and mentor workshops at mscapeFest08.


Wordsmiths & Homework

Posted on Thu 20 Nov 2008

Copywriter, provocateur and whirlwind-wordsmith Sharon Clark from the Watershed kindly spent a frantic 2 hours with the Happy Packages team on Wednesday. It was a really interesting session, both challenging and inspiring in ...

Media Sandbox 2009 launches

Posted on Wed 19 Nov 2008

Bringing together leading technology, artistic and media talent, Media Sandbox is a commissioning scheme to support South West companies / organisations to research emerging possibilities in digital media. Last year's theme w...


When are these trails going to be used?

Posted on Mon 17 Nov 2008

When we're planning any project, it's essential to think about where people will want to use/interact with it to maximise their fun. So when would be a great time for me to say to myself, "I'd love to do a trail now"...

Last Will and Testament - a prototype MITE

Posted on Thu 13 Nov 2008

Last Will and Testament, an experimental installation by Punchdrunk, Hide and Seek, HP Labs and Seeper, was featured in The Independent today. A development of the ideas explored in Sensory Symptom (which is installed in the ...

Media Sandbox and Happy Packages featured in New Media Age Magazine

Posted on Thu 13 Nov 2008

In todays edition of the New Media Age Magazine both Media Sandbox and also Happy Packages were featured in an article by Sean Hargrave on Location Services.


Society of Editors

Posted on Tue 11 Nov 2008

The great and good of the national Press decended on Bristol yesterday and SWRDA hosted an event at @t-Bristol to round the evening off. Team Happy were asked to exhibit some interactive play-things in the lobby and of course...

Smudge in the Studio

Posted on Mon 10 Nov 2008

Smudge is an exciting Bristol-based magazine produced by and for young people. It explores art and culture in the city and beyond.Over the last couple of months Smudge have been holding their fortnightly editorial meetings at...