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Digital Futures: Engage – what’s it all about?

We want to inspire, open doors, create thoughts and improve futures Thinking back to those teenage days; what to do with our lives; what A-levels we’d do, what ‘job’ we might strive for, what road we might travel; we all remember a time when a conversation, an...

Design team appointed for Market Hall development

Four south west firms have successfully secured key roles in the Market Hall development in Devonport, Plymouth. Le Page Architects, Ward Williams Associates (quantity surveying), Hoare Lea (mechanical and electrical design) and Clarkebond (structural design) have...

Inclusive Technology Prize finalists

Find out more about the 10 finalists developing assistive living technology to help improve the lives of disabled people. In 2014 we launched the Inclusive Technology Prize to inspire people to improve or develop assistive living aids, adaptations, products and...

Getting to grips with all things digital

As a social enterprise that works with schools and young people – with an ambition to help young people to create a better future for themselves by unearthing and nurturing their interests, aptitudes and passions – we are constantly on the look-out for changes in the...

Code masters: Meet Britain’s new digital artists

A new generation of artists is embracing computer code and software in their work. Their art - powered by social media - is interactive, drawing in live content from across the internet. Any one of the millions of people who use sites like Twitter, Wordpress and...

Nesta Tech Nation 2016: much more than disruption

“Digital tech is a force for disruption”. Often, these words feel like a threat. They make us think of industries upended, jobs automated, business models evaporated. But disruption has a positive flip-side: namely, diffusion. When it encourages established industries...

RIBA Stage 2 is completed!

RIBA Stage 2 is completed! Thanks to all our design team and partners, the detail are really starting to take shape. We’re now galloping into Stage 3 and full planning permission.

Mission to Mars Success at Software Cornwall

This week 20 young people from across Cornwall set out on a Mission to Mars, delivered by Software Cornwall, Cornwall College and a host of volunteers. All 5 teams achieved mission success and presented their code skills to the guests and other teams. The workshop was...