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Lovely messages from lovely people

Early mock-up of Hackney Hear app

We’ve had so many fantastic responses since we launched Hackney Hear in February, and I wanted to take a moment to share two of our favourites with you.   Just this week, the award-winning Canadian producer Chris Brookes sent us this:   When audio features began in the last century, listeners had to cluster around [...]

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Lots going on…

Recently there have been lots of exciting things going on at Hackney Hear…   We had an event, in partnership with the CINE East Festival, where we asked people to share their experience of Hackney Hear with others. Hackney Hear Plus1 was our first ever event and helped those who came along to enjoy Hackney [...]

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Hackney Hear Plus1

We will be running our first ever event on Sunday 1 July between 2pm and 5pm, as part of the CINE East Festival.   Entitled Hackney Hear Plus1, this “mob” event will be an opportunity for visitors to use the app en masse, approaching a stranger in silence with a personalised invitation and sharing the [...]

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Hackney Hear wins Race for Apps Gold Award and announces ‘Plus1′ event

Awards pic

We are the winner of the Race for Apps Gold Award in the ‘Finding your way’ category, it was announced at the Digital Shoreditch Festival today.         The Race for Apps project, a collaboration between Hackney Council, Digital Shoreditch and the Technology Strategy Board’s IC tomorrow team, celebrates ground-breaking apps which successfully [...]

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Lovely article…

Hackney Citizen

The nice people at the Hackney Citizen wrote a piece about us… See it here.

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