Archive by category Digital

On to The Bridge for The Landing’s Darby

The Landing’s former partnership director has set up her own consultancy within digital enterprise hub she helped create at MediaCityUK. Ann Darby had been a key member of The Landing’s senior management team since its inception in 2012. As strategic partnerships director, her primary role was to support The Landing’s 100+ tenant companies and freelancers, […]

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The Landing adds analogue testing at SPACE Media Labs

The Landing adds analogue testing at SPACE Media Labs

The Landing, MediaCityUK’s digital enterprise hub, has added analogue testing facilities at its SPACE Interactive Media Labs following the installation of traditional copper connectivity to add to its existing dedicated fibre footprint. The SPACE Labs are some of the most sophisticated user-experience (UX) facilities in the UK. This install is in response to an increasing […]

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SIS appoints head of digital rights

SIS appoints head of digital rights

SIS, which is based in the Blue Tower at MediaCityUK, has appointed David Johnson as its head of digital rights. He joins the sports data and content provider from Perform Group as SIS plans to secure key partnerships in sport and to develop new products online. “I’m thrilled to be joining SIS at such an exciting time in the […]

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The Landing website completed by Vibe

The Landing website completed by Vibe

The Landing unveiled its new website today, designed by Cheshire agency, Vibe. Based in the Blue Tower at MediaCityUK, it appointed Vibe following a competitive pitch in April. The brief was to develop a “contemporary website that is accessible via multiple devices, showcasing the Landing’s diverse event space and hot-desk facilities as well as celebrating […]

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The Landing’s Carbon Digital produces trailer for Firefly Runner

The Landing’s Carbon Digital produces trailer for Firefly Runner

Carbon Digital at The Landing, has produced a trailer for Red Kite Games’ new title, Firefly Runner. The Huddersfield developer will be donating 15% of all revenue to two video game charities. “We were delighted to work alongside Simon Iwaniszak and Andy Payne to help support two amazing charities,” said managing director Sue McHugh.  “Paul, (husband and co-director […]

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Start-up Formisimo to boost MediaCityUK team after £350,000 investment

Start-up Formisimo to boost MediaCityUK team after £350,000 investment

Analytics start-up Formisimo has announced plans to increase headcount at its MediaCityUK base to 14 after winning £350,000 in venture capital investment from a syndicate led by The North West Fund for Digital & Creative. Formisimo measures and analyses consumer behaviour in online checkouts and forms and has acquired 1,000 customers since launching last May. Brands already […]

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MediaCity event to encourage innovation in digital

MediaCity event to encourage innovation in digital

Academics are hoping to meet up with creative businesses to exchange ideas and possibly develop prototypes of cutting-edge products and services. Creative Lounge, which is organised by Lancaster University’s Creative Exchange project will be taking place in July at MediaCityUK. “The Creative Exchange programme is a unique way of unlocking the potential of collaborative design. […]

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