Top 5 UX tips stolen from Bill Buxton

November 19th, 2012

Having recently attended Channel 4 Online’s UX x SW event at @Bristol , I was lucky enough to witness a keynote presentation from Bill Buxton, UX guru, Principal Researcher at Microsoft Research and generally all round amazing human being. He encouraged the attendee’s to steal his ideas, but rather than steal them I thought it

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One born every minute: how digital natives make immigrants of us all

June 25th, 2012

I think we can all agree on something: things have changed. We live in a very different world to the one inhabited by our parents, full of microchips and strange flashing lights. These changes have naturally come to have a very real effect on the people who live there (you). The technological divide According to

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Games Jam in the House

February 20th, 2012

We had a lot of fun at the Bristol legs of the Global Games Jam 2012 and Explay Games Jam 2011. Thus, on a wintery Friday morn, we decided to throw our own in-house Games Jam, with 5 TD staffers and Thought Den’s unofficial mascot, Mr Hawkins. From l-r: Templelegs, Of Course, Rowe the Ship,

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Vision Conference Condensed: Gert Lush Inspiration!

November 25th, 2011

On Wednesday 23rd and Thursday 24th Bristol was graced by the great and good of advertising, marketing and creative thinking. Vision Conference delivered on all levels and the Den is bouncing with new ideas. Hopefully this summary captures some of the inspiration that was shared over the two days. Huge thankyou to Bristol Media. Andrew

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Going Mentor!

October 14th, 2011

Hi, it’s me, Dan Course, Co-founder and Technical Director here at Thought Den. That’s me on left. Hi! This week I’ve been lucky enough to begin mentoring a group of four College lads from St Brendens in Brislington as a part of the Bristol Young Talent Awards. Our team’s project is to promote Bristol’s BloodHound

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Speed dating and answering the question.

April 8th, 2011

Rapid prototyping is like Speed dating for business. You gotta sell a huge idea quickly, help the other party buy into it and then if you’re both aroused, hope for some hugs and sexy time afterwards. Anyway, we were invited to UWE to take part in a Rapid Prototyping 2day workshop (much like our week

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The SpinARsaurus Challenge – AR tech wizardry for the BBC

March 25th, 2011

It’s been a challenge alright! With only a 4 week build to develop an identity, tackle 3D, print and online design, overcome technical challenges and add our usual high production standards, it was never going to be easy. The fruits of our labour can be seen on the spinARsaurus page at BBC learning development. Identity

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