The Big Charity.

It is the current coalition Government’s highly publicised ambition that we build a stronger society – a Big Society in fact. Quite a lot of focus has been given to the action of ‘empowering communities and opening up public services, provoking both positive and negative reactions, but not so much attention has been given to[…]

Cornwall’s Big Design Challenge.

In the last couple of issues we’ve focused on whether crowdsourcing can be a useful tool in design. We frowned on the sites that coaxed designers to participate in so called ‘creative crowdsourcing’ which seemed to be little more than a poor attempt at getting skilled people to give their time for free but were[…]