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Design Giant Water Slide Provides New Form Of Urban Transport

A UK artist is bringing a 90-meter chute to the hilly streets of Bristol.

Design Motion-Sensing Book Sculpture Follows Library Patrons As They Enter

Bristol Library has installed a moving book sculpture that reacts to people passing by it.

Advertising How Intelligent Cities Are Engaging Citizens With Gaming

City dwellers in Bristol can interact with urban objects and infrastructure that can then converse with city systems to manage traffic.

Design Art Project Lets Passers-By Talk To Mailboxes & Lamp Posts

Hello Lamp Post! will allow users to interact with inanimate public objects.

Gaming & Play 10 Ideas To Turn Cities Into Playable Games

The first 'Playable City' competition has a shortlist of 10 innovative ideas that will ‘gamify’ Bristol, UK.

Advertising Sandwich Shop Uses Twitter For Customer Pre-Orders & Special Offers

Nom Nom in Bristol, England uses an innovative application of social media tools.

Technology Ballantine's Experiments With Human API By Intercepting The Artist's Mind

Scottish whiskey company Ballantine's turns to its Facebook fans and three talented artists to conduct a real-time experiment, known as a Human API.

Gaming & Play Blossom Bristol Brings Farmville To Farmers' Markets

Mobile Pie have combined game mechanics and open data into a social gaming platform which encourages engagement with real world information.

Technology Open Data Mashups Provide New Way To Navigate Bristol City

Recently published information affords map enhancement which illuminates under-appreciated obstacles like cobblestones and hills.