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Archive for June, 2016

London Line-up: July

Summer’s finally making a return (we hope!) after a drizzly couple of weeks in the capital, so we’ve tentatively put away our raincoats ready to enjoy all the events going on this month. We’ve got sport events, music events, festivals, comedy, and even a beach coming to town! Here are our top picks of how to spend your time in the city this July – get ready to put them straight into your diary.

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Wimbledon 2016
27 June – 10 July

The All England Lawn Tennis Club, …

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Maybe you’re a new parent or maybe you’re thinking about having children soon? Maybe you feel like you could do with an extra pair of hands with your kids? Now… just imagine that this extra pair of hands comes in the form of a small device which you can link to your iPhone. It not only does it give you access to the simple tools you need for your parenting experiences, but it also has its own cute little character with a name!

This week @HereEast have (once again) interviewed the creator of BleepBleeps, a company which makes connected devices which …

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When you think of London’s waterways, quaint canals are probably not the first thing that spring to mind. But look beyond the River Thames and you’ll see that urban London is also home to some serene waterside spots. We reveal where they’re hiding, and more importantly, where you can get the best cups of canalside coffee!

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The Summerhouse
60 Blomfield Road, W9 2PA

Resting on the Union Canal is The Summerhouse café and restaurant. With an outdoor seating area that sits directly on the water, this hidden gem …

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Another week, another new retailer to open its doors in Stratford’s East Village. Already with four venues across London, the JaguarShoes Collective is expanding once more and unveiling a fifth space in the former Athletes’ Village. We caught up with Pasha Jacobs, who is the Creative Producer at REDYELLOWBLUE, to find out what this new space is all about. (Spoiler: it has nothing to do with shoes).

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First of all – can you give us an introduction to what REDYELLOWBLUE is?

REDYELLOWBLUE is a new digital art …

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Yes it’s Monday again and this week @HereEast are interviewing the brain boxes behind a revolutionary new technology who are making animation accessible to everyone.

Imagine being able to use a computer program to make and share a holographic 3D model of yourself in augmented reality or virtual reality! Well now you can do exactly that.

Let’s take a look at…

@HereEast interview DoubleMe: #MakerMonday with Albert Kim

@HereEast find out that DoubleMe, as the name says, can create your (digital) double in virtual reality.  Their slogan is: “We put real people into virtual reality” – which is …

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