After-action report: Untangled 2017

Neontribe has run a summer code camp every year for near a decade. Last year, we made it our own thing under the banner Untangled 2016. Local tech events for young people can be difficult to find, so doing it again was an easy call. During Untangled 2017, 8 young…

Students of the class of 2017...

(Specifically, those of you on the BSc user experience design or interaction design courses at Norwich University of the Arts to be honest. It's a comparatively tightly focused rant, is this.) I am jealous of you. Not just in the usual, shallow, way the aged are generally jealous of the…

Large and lean?

Broadly speaking, Neontribe works with big organisations in the travel industry - alongside the Lola Tech Team - and delivers much smaller projects for social good. What's interesting us at the moment is the lessons we can take between these two sorts of folk. In the social good world, we've…

Untangled 2017

This time last year, Neontribe developers ran Untangled - a week-long creative codecamp for young people who were interested. The theme that year was "Internet of junk"; Internet-enabled gadgets out of charity shop finds. My favourite was the toaster that knew how toasty you wanted your toast and turned the…