Google Campus houses Thirsty Plant detectors

Saturday 14th April

Our friends at Wayward Plants designed and built the Living Technology Garden in the new Google Campus London, a unique co-working space in the heart of East London’s Tech City which supports tech start-ups. A handmade moss wall wraps the courtyard, utilising an innovative rainwater collection system. The gaps in the walls are tagged with Moss Graffiti, a »

Hacked Lab, Milan: Tickets Released

Wednesday 4th April

We have now released the FREE tickets you need to join us for our workshops as part Hacked Lab, Milan. We are very excited to be joining an exciting line up of events and artists throughout the week, and look forward to seeing you there. 18 April: Make a Plant Thirst Detector or Create your »

sugru in primary colours!

Tuesday 3rd April

Exciting news! As of today, our friends at Sugru have launched  Primary Colours. Over the last year or so they have had hundreds of emails asking for different colours, and the ability to mix a wider range of colours. So… they’ve been beavering away for ages to make it work. And now were happy to »

Don't start a design company, start a designed company

Tuesday 13th March

Nice article in Design week featuring our very own Bethany Koby. Nick Marsh and Nicola Sherry, of Sidekick Studios, talk about what designers can bring to start-up companies. With Apple riding high as one of the world’s most valuable companies, the importance of great design has never been more obvious. But how do companies embed a design »

Free Course: MIT Circuits & Electronics 6.002x

Friday 2nd March

MIT are running a free course: 6.002x (Circuits and Electronics). It is an experimental on-line adaptation of MIT’s first undergraduate analog design course: 6.002. This course will run, free of charge, for students worldwide from March 5, 2012 through June 8, 2012. For all of you interested in circuits and electronics with a good basic »


Thursday 23rd February

April 2012- Milan- Italy We have been invited to participate at the Milan Design Week as part of the Hacked Lab. It is set to be a busy schedule as we hold 5 drop in workshops throughout the day. So if your in Milan make sure you pop down and say hello. Info and schedule »

Technology Will Save Us Time Out Post

Saturday 11th February

We have been featured in Time Out’s latest blog poats for our up and coing workshops. Check it out here:

RSA winter journal

Friday 3rd February

As a fellow of The RSA we were fortunate to get some catalyst funding from them to help us start Technology Will Save Us. We have now been featured in the Fellowship in action section in their current winter journal.

Bare Paint meets the Lumiphone

Friday 28th October

Our friends over at Bare Conductive gave us a jar of their fabulous Bare Paint to have a play with. So the first thing we had to do was replace the Light Dependent Resisters on our Lumiphone with two variable resisters made out of Bare Paint and some old tin cans. The results are below. »

Budapest Design Week: Stories from Central Europe

Wednesday 28th September

We are extremely pleased to announce our upcoming residency with the truly wonderful Blood Mountain Foundation in Budapest, Hungary. During our residency, we will be working with Blood Mountain to complete the deveolopment of the Thirsty Plant Kit – among other very exciting things. We will also be offering 3 workshops during Design Week Budapest. »