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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

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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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Iain Sinclair and the Pearly King and Queen in London Fields

That’s an order, from Mr Iain Sinclair.

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HACKNEY HEAR NOMINATED FOR TECHNICAL INNOVATION AWARD

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Hackney Hear is excited to have been nominated for the Radio Academy’s inaugural Technical Innovation Awards.  As you all know thanks to the Arts Council we’ve been building a prototype app over the summer around the London Fields area and we’ll be launching it to iTunes soon so you can all have a go.   We’ll be presenting [...]

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Real, actual humans give their feedback

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Rather than take our word for it, we thought it would be useful to get the opinions of our trial people on tape.   We asked three questions, of which this was the first: ‘now you’ve taken Hackney Hear out for a spin, how would you describe it the app?’   This is what they [...]

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