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Tuesday 24 January 2017

To share our findings and to place the heritage of the Digital City in perspective we organize four Hacking Heritage Labs. This was the first one.

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Monday 23 January 2017

Suzanne van Lier, teacher at the elementary school de Regenboog in Amsterdam, told us about the experience with Smart Kids Lab in her lessons.

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Thursday 19 January 2017

How do you measure your own environment with simple household instruments? Lodewijk Loos went to the Daltonschool Neptunus to make mineral meters.

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Tuesday 10 January 2017

Ane Baztarrika researched traditional Japanese pigment dyeing, which uses soybeans and earth pigments, at our TextileLab Amsterdam.

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Monday 09 January 2017

Frank Kresin looks ahead to 2017, that brings new challenges and opportunities and a new job for him at the University of Twente, managing the newly founded DesignLab.

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Thursday 05 January 2017

Would an art form like opera survive in a VR environment? Pam visited a performance in which VR played a central role, an experience full of primal and opera sounds through VR glasses.

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Friday 16 December 2016

Several smart citizen projects have seen the light in the past years. But we should not forget to present the raw numbers into some kind of advice for the user that he or she can act upon.

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Thursday 15 December 2016

How many people will have thrown their old electric toothbrush in the garbage bin, without realizing it contains a rechargeable battery?

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Thursday 08 December 2016

At MU gallery in Eindhoven, the 7th edition of the Bio Art & Design Award shows works of the winning teams and several other works of bio art and bio design under the title Fluid Matter.

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Wednesday 07 December 2016

One of our Textile Academy participants, print and pattern designer Laura Luchtman, made a recap of the second Textile Dialogue: "Working in this industry? On our conditions."

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Tuesday 06 December 2016

The first meeting of the Open Planbureau was the beginning of a complex but necessary journey.

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Tuesday 06 December 2016

By making and breaking open up processes, materials, textiles, tools and techniques we explore how we want things to be in the textile and clothing industry.

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Monday 28 November 2016

Greta Castellana set off to design a system to better and pro-actively respond to individual needs of patients for a personalised and integrated healthcare experience.

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Saturday 19 November 2016

From a recent Dutch research, it shows that households that have a smart meter installed save less energy then was expected. Not so strange, if you look at the way they are introduced.

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Thursday 17 November 2016

How do we build our own personal history and in which way will we be remembered after our death? Two important questions for concept developer and designer Josse Willems.

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Wednesday 16 November 2016

That plants and flowers have a positive effect on our health is since long a known fact. So why have our health facilities not yet become a green oasis then?

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