National Theatre of Scotland open eyes and ears to new audiences after Innovation Award
The National Theatre of Scotland will relay captions and audio descriptions live to smart phones during performances to allow those with hearing or sight impairments to fully enjoy their programme, thanks to an award of nearly £55,000 from the UK’s Innovation Foundation, Nesta.
Dundee Youngsters Encouraged to Sign-up for “One Day Digital”
Nesta, the UK’s innovation foundation, wants young people in Dundee and the surrounding area to come and design and make the digital technologies of the future.
As Cold Weather Bites, Scottish Councils use Technology to Keep People Moving
Three Scottish local authorities have opened up data to technology companies to improve services for commuters and councils services to help keep citizens on the move and local services functioning.
Technology partnerships between Scottish arts and culture asked to apply for funding to test innovation
The £500,000 Digital R&D Fund for Arts and Culture in Scotland has opened for its second-round of applications to connect Scottish arts and culture organisations with technology providers.
Scotland’s creative entrepreneurs aspire to high growth
9/8/12 Nesta’s Starter for 6 alumni show business sustainability and strong growth predictions five years on
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Nesta, in partnership with the Technology Strategy Board, have announced the ten projects that have been selected to kickstart hyperlocal media innovation in the UK as part of the Destination Local programme.
Six Scottish arts and cultural organisations selected to pioneer digital research and development projects
Six pioneering Scottish projects that will harness digital technologies for the benefit of the arts and cultural sector have been selected to receive funding from the Scottish Digital Research and Development Fund for Arts and Culture run by Nesta, Creative Scotland and the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC).
Scottish local authorities open up data to tackle community issues
Five Scottish local authorities have been selected to work with digital media developers to create innovative, web-based services which will benefit their local communities.
£1/2 million research fund to stimulate digital innovation in Scottish arts and culture
Creative Scotland, the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) and NESTA today announces the Digital R&D Fund for Scottish Arts andCulture, a new £500,000 fund to help projects harness digital technologies to connect with wider audiences and explore new ways of working.
Local authority data goes digital to tackle community issues
NESTA has launched a new programme in Scotland to help local authorities work with digital media developers to create innovative, web-based services which will benefit their local communities.