I’m a Researcher at Open Lab within the Computing Science Department at Newcastle University. My research aims to empower communities through the development of technologies to support new models of peer-to-peer production.
https://App-Movement.com a platform for communities to commission and automatically generate their own mobile apps around the real world issues that they face.
http://Feed-Finder.co.uk, a mobile app that allows breastfeeding mothers to rate and review suitable breastfeeding locations.
http://irismsg.io, a distributed SMS donation platform that enables individuals to donate SMS credit to solidarity groups in Greece.
http://Sleepful.me, a social network to deliver cognitive behavioural therapy to those with insomnia and severe sleep disorders.
http://Fearsquare.com, a Foursquare & UK Police data mashup that creates a personal crime exposure history from your Foursquare checkin data.
http://collectionsdivetwmuseums.org.uk, a novel discovery interface for online heritage collections created in partnership with Tyne and Wear Archives and Museums and Microsoft Research Cambridge.