HUB Wins ‘Most Innovative Business App Development Company 2020’

We’re really pleased to share this with you! SME News has awarded us the prize for ‘Most Innovative Business App Development Company 2020’ and released an entire article about HUB. SME News is a quarterly digital publication with the objective to support and write about small and medium-sized businesses in the UK. The message SME News aims to circulate is that the businesses […]

NFTs: Just A Blockchain Fad or the Future of Digital Art?

You’ve probably heard the term “NFT” a lot lately. It’s covered in various media outlets and large sums of money are involved. But is this yet another passing crypto trend? And how are art and creativity implicated? Let’s take a closer look.  First off, it’s best to clarify the term. NFT stands for non-fungible token. This is a unique […]

The State of Automated Content Creation

As the importance of content marketing grows and online content continues to explode exponentially, more and more businesses are seeking out automated methods of content creation. Making use of these tools might save time and expenses — but is it actually worth it? Content marketing (CM) consists of lots and lots (and lots) of planning, […]

Instant Gratification

Today a LomoInstant turned up in the HUB office. For the uninitiated, Lomography is an International photographic movement, methodology and brand which encouraged us to shoot spontaneously ‘from the hip’ long before smartphones took over our daily lives. Founded around the Lomo Kompakt Automat, a curious Russian camera with a deadly lens, Lomo has grown […]

Plug Your Self In

Given the announcements during 2017 so far from Facebook et al regarding the ability to ‘think’ letters on to a screen and type with our thoughts, is it fair to say that we are now only a hop, skip and a jump away from a form of telepathy, or at least, the domination of text […]

Changing Drawing for Everyone…Again

In recent years, the difference between traditional illustration methods and art-based technology have merged, forming a wave in the process of revolutionising drawing for people everywhere.

Switching Up

Innovation means different things to different people. As a creative technologist, I try to look in all different directions to inform my work, not least of which is my gaming history, and quite frankly, the Switch has triggered so much excitement in my childlike mind, that I can’t help but love it.

Virtual Worlds Contribute Research for Science

Believe it or not, over the years virtual worlds, such as World of Warcraft, have contributed to research and development for the medical sciences. Introduced in September of 2005, ‘Corrupted Blood’ (a spell which became a virus in the software itself), occurred as a result of combat with a boss called Hakkar the Soulflayer. The […]

The Reality of HoloLens

At the recent E3 games show in LA, Microsoft and Mojang unveiled an innovative new holographic version of video game Minecraft. Using Microsoft’s HoloLens, Mojang demonstrated how holographic gaming can offer heightened levels of immersive interaction and hugely improved capabilities.