Horizon Blog

Professor Steve Benford explains the Smart Products Beacon

The Smart products beacon is tackling two big questions. What are smart products? And how are they made? A smart product is one that uses digital technologies and especially personal […]


69. Modding

Modding seems to be a hot topic in the guitar world right now with players looking to upgrade, adapt and generally experiment with their guitars. A while back, Carolan spent […]


keynote talk by Sarah Brin, Strategic Partnerships Manager, Meow Wolf

The Smart Products Beacon is delighted to be supporting a keynote talk by Sarah Brin, Strategic Partnerships Manager, Meow Wolf at the Broadway on Monday 9th December, 6pm. Sarah will speak […]


Connected Everything II: Launch of Feasibility Studies Call

Connected Everything is the EPSRC funded network focussed on addressing the question “how do we support the future of manufacturing in the UK?”. In our first three years of funding, […]


68. The FAST Blues

FAST, the EPSRC-funded research project that has supported the creation and study of Carolan over the past five years, draws to a close in December. The project team met at Queen […]