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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

GovToday looking to bulk up after latest investment

GovToday looking to bulk up after latest investment

Online publishing and events company GovToday is aiming to increase staff levels to 80 by the end of next year after securing a cash injection of £500,000, its third significant investment in 18 months. The MediaCityUK-based company, which delivers government policy news and opinion through its online portal as well as a programme of public sector-focused […]

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 […]