We were lucky enough to be involved in some great projects, and maintain this archive to share some of the examples and lessons from the first phase of social business implementation work

Case studies by technology

Case Studies in Ruby on Rails

Innovation Unit

The Next Practice Acceleration Space is an online space where education professionals can share their ideas, experience and good practice whilst benefiting from the views and experience of their peers. Building a collaboration space Headshift worked with The Innovation Unit to identify the requirements for a site that is expected to support the overall objectives… read full post

Categories Education, Public and Third Sector, Ruby on Rails, Sector, Technology Tags ,

BBC Every Square Mile

Every square mile is a BBC initiative designed to preserve the natural history of an area by collecting stories from local people and plotting them on a map of the area. Creating a ‘People’s History’ Headshift worked with BBC to create a prototype for the Every Square Mile project. The project centred on a pilot… read full post

Categories Media and Publishing, Ruby on Rails, Sector, Technology Tags , ,

BBC Bubbles

BBC Bubbles is a place for kids to store and share their favourite stuff online – links, blogs, photos, videos, MP3s – and find other things they like. The interface was built by Headshift in collaboration with the BBC as part of their Online Prototypes initiative. Innovating for the web-natives Building online tools for children… read full post

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