Futurising a retro vending machine

At Bright Signals we were recently commissioned by a client to create a prototype vending machine, incorporating touchscreen product selection and NFC-based payment tokens. The starting point for the machine was to be a late 90s-era Vendo vending machine which had seen better days. The machine had served over 15,000 …

I’m now a drone pilot, too…

I’ve been flying drones as a hobby since 2012, starting with Parrot quadcopters like the AR Drone and more recently moving over to the DJI range. This year I took my UK commercial drone exams, consisting of both day and night theory classes and practical tests. I’ve passed all the …

How we did it: Heverlee Sjoelen

Sjoelen is a shuffleboard game which is popular across Germany, Belgium and the Netherlands. The game has a fairly complex set of …

Four years on: Slippery Email

Four years ago I launched a small experiment called Slippery Email. The idea was to make it really, really easy to set …