The cube shape aims to bounding hyperspace and make complex stories easier to navigate.

Taming the cube

Shape is a tricky thing to work with and at NewsCubed it has been both our strongest feature and biggest challenge.

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An early, low-fidelity prototype of the NewsCube

Attitude and design can drive innovation

Journalists need a better attitude if they want to drive innovation in the news business.

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Grants

NewsCube wins innovation grant

My NewsCube project has won a Walkley Innovation Grant. The project was one of six projects in the running for a share of $40,000 in seed funding to develop the project.

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Team Social Revolution created a game focussed on increased CCTV cameras on the Gold Coast. The aim is to destroy cameras without being filmed.

Design solutions for journalism

Journalism should try designing its way out of some of its challenges. Let’s face it, new technologies, dwindling advertising revenues, legacy attitudes about audiences and a shift in power toward tech companies means there’s a lot to address. It’s a wicked problem. But it can be worked through and design is a way to do […]

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