Tech Experts Create Something Extraordinary In NASA Challenge

Tech Experts Create Something Extraordinary In NASA Challenge

After a weekend of innovation and technical achievement, two talented local teams were announced as the Hull winners of the international NASA Space Apps challenge 2018.

Coders, developers and innovation enthusiasts flocked to C4DI over the weekend to take part in the NASA Space Apps challenge Hull, an annual hackathon event that happens all over the world, bringing together great minds to solve real-world problems with tech…

C4DI-Based Educational Platform Bags Best Digital Startup 2018

C4DI-Based Educational Platform Bags Best Digital Startup 2018

This year's Hull Digital Awards celebrated so many innovative tech projects and startups, and we're proud to say that many of them are based in our very own building.

Good2Learn bagged Best Digital Startup for their pioneering educational platform that aims to bridge the gap between classroom and home learning.  

We caught up with founder Paul Mandalia to find out more about their success since launching in spring this year…

#ScaleUpHull: What’s All The Fuss About?

#ScaleUpHull: What’s All The Fuss About?

On Thursday 25 October, we'll be hosting a very special event at the wonderful Hull Minster.

During the event, we'll be launching an exciting partnership with Barclays Eagle Labs, which aims to accelerate tech and traditional industry in the city and across the region.

You've possibly seen some of the social media buzz already, as well as spotting the talented Yasmin Coe - who will be performing on the night - give a sneak preview of her set in our reception yesterday…

Expert advice, in real-time at your fingertips.

Expert advice, in real-time at your fingertips.

EHLP is a mobile app that combines video chat technology with live tutorials and walkthroughs to help users solve basic electrical faults within the home.

We spoke with the man behind the new digital solution to discover how it works and how it could transform the way we learn and share skills.

"EHLP provides you with a chance to get instant, expert advice at the push of a button," Matthew Trever, founder of the video app explains…

Discover your digital career at C4DI!

Discover your digital career at C4DI!

Students are being urged to attend a special event spotlighting the vast array of exciting careers available in digital technology.

Hull’s Centre for Digital Innovation (C4DI) tech hub is holding a Digital Expo at Ron Dearing UTC aimed at putting potential future tech stars in the picture about the amazing opportunities digital careers offer.

The 3D Printing Sector Set To Eggs-plode During Next Two Years

The 3D Printing Sector Set To Eggs-plode During Next Two Years

Alex Youden, Founder of C4DI-based 3D printing company NFire Labs, has teamed up with entrepreneur Mike White to develop and create the Smart Egg: the device that helps you to hatch eggs.

We spoke to the 3D printing wizard to find out how this emerging technology is transforming the product development and manufacturing process.

“3D printing is impacting the warehouse, production and logistics industries thanks to its ability to manufacture any part at any time quickly and efficiently,” Alex enthuses.

Upstream Health Gains Accreditation To Supply Healthcare Software to the NHS.

Upstream Health Gains Accreditation To Supply Healthcare Software to the NHS.

Upstream Health - the C4DI-based startup that specialises in innovative technology and software solutions for the health and social care sector - is currently making huge strides towards their goal of becoming a leading provider of digital healthcare solutions.

Recently, digital healthcare experts have gained several UK government accreditations, as well as two prestigious grants to help them transform the lives of patients and clinicians across the world…

Mark Kensett On Capturing Culture

Mark Kensett On Capturing Culture

Unless you’ve been hiding under a rock, you may have seen Mark Kensett snapping his way around the C4DI building, taking shots of our coworking spaces, upstairs offices, meeting areas and community members. Mark is a freelance photographer, specialising in commercial shots, people, food and travel. We spoke with our resident cameraman to chat about the art of capturing the community spirit and culture of businesses and organisations…

The Not So Obvious Reasons Your Teams Are Underperforming

The Not So Obvious Reasons Your Teams Are Underperforming

Imagine you are sitting in an airport waiting for your flight. The airport is busy and you are at that low ebb in the day where you are looking for any external stimulus to get you through the boredom. You look around in the hope of seeing something entertaining and you notice two pilots walking down the concourse in the general direction of the boarding gates where you are waiting.

It’s Time To Wake Up To (Augmented) Reality

It’s Time To Wake Up To (Augmented) Reality

C4DI corporate members Eon Visual Media recently hosted an intriguing conference to shed some light on augmented reality (AR), a sector that is set to be worth almost £8 billion by 2023.

Specialising in web design and app development, the step into the fascinating world of AR was a natural one for Eon. The growing team of digital experts and creatives frequently utilise the emerging technology to help their customers grow and expand.

We spoke with Managing Director Matt Dass and Head of App, Design and Web James Cherry to discover more about how organisations can use AR to improve multiple facets of their business.

C4DI-Based Developers Create a New Age for Smart Heating

C4DI-Based Developers Create a New Age for Smart Heating

Ideal Boilers has over a century of experience in British manufacturing and the company continuously strives to meet the ever-changing demands of the heating industry.

Now, the international firm takes its next steps into the Smart Heating arena by partnering with C4DI members Sauce, to create an application that seamlessly fuses with their iconic models.

Ideal commissioned the creative software development team to design a digital solution that gives customers full control of the heating in their home, from anywhere in the world.