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People on stage want to give a performance that will be enjoyed and remembered, whether you’re a Musician, Singer, DJ, MC, Rapper or Poet, it’s in everyone’s interest to promote the event in advance so the house is full. Advertising through popular media is one way to spread the word, yet everyone…(Read More)

Street performers are attractions that draw people to places and sometimes I’ve stopped to watch and listen, and thought: “Wow.. they’re good!” Yet rarely do I reach out to find out more, perhaps I’m in a rush, too busy or not in the mood to engage. What ever the reason, it’s…(Read More)

At #hexology, we’re empowering communities with an ability to enrich the world around them with digital media for people to discover in an object, space or place. Imagine: Picking up information through my smartphone about an event as soon as I walk through the door – in other words, the information is floating in the…(Read More)

Guzzl is an online food box subscription and food store in Brixton Village, South London. We sell a range of products from small independent producers – many of which are local. My business depends on being known as a destination for great food. Whenever a customer enters the shop, I can tell them personally about…(Read More)

Five years from now I imagine myself in a recording studio or on stage performing my music. Yet, I am at present an aspiring 22 year old musician who is at the start of my career. I perform at bars and pubs and I do busking every now and again. Some of my gigs are…(Read More)

Today, Fintech is overflowing with new ideas, projects, companies and initiatives, it is a fast-moving sector that is going through radical change. It is also a community made up of different types of organisations, from Government Agencies to Private Banks and at the cutting-edge, is a new generation of entrepreneurs and small companies…(Read More)

An article by the Musician, Author, Artist and Speaker Gavin Bain, aka “Brains McLoud” who believes #hex is disruptive, empowering and will revolutionise fan engagement for the benefit of independent musicians and audiences. Working 3 jobs to raise the money to build the computer needed to produce my own music, my career started in my…(Read More)

An article by Events Organiser, Zee West. Working with startups and brands for almost 10 years, it is in my experience rare to come across something as ground-breaking as #hexology, because it is on track to take ‘Events’ to the next level. Networking is important! At The Future Crowd we’ve been running two…(Read More)

An article by the Artist & Creative Director, Keith Khan. Art is more than just a thing, it is an experience, and as a dedicated artist who has been involved in numerous projects at an international level, I am reminded that my work, whether it is an opera, carnival or film, exists for the people…(Read More)

An article by the Historical Combat Specialist, Jack Gassmann. Bringing the newest research into historical combat scenes for the camera and stage; I am a performer, actor, writer, stuntman and historian, who develops, creates and performs accurate depictions of combat scenes for film and theatre; what I do is much harder to explain than to…(Read More)

You’re amazing! Imagine, your photos, your videos, your music, your humour, your wisdom and your art, not on the web, but where your life is really happening. “Shine wherever you are” builds on the idea that #hex enables you to take your digital self with you wherever you go. Using our free app, compose…(Read More)

Event Planning

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For event organisers, theme parks, art galleries and museums. Events and spaces created for people to experience, explore, discover and build connections are environments created to provide a peak experience. Whether the aim is to bring people together, share information or engage people in a narrative, #hexology empowers creators, curators and exhibitors with a framework…(Read More)

Creative Agency

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For creative, advertising, marketing, publishers, film, tv and games people. Woven into the fabric of our reality is an invisible layer of digital information. The things we own and buy are numbered, tagged and connected; it’s a deep web and only a few know the way in. Immersive, compelling and engaging, spin a narrative…(Read More)

Entrepreneurs

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For individuals and small businesses in retail and commerce. Thinking about the organisations that really make a difference, they have a compelling story. Your story helps us make sense of what you do and your position in the world – we need to hear your story to understand what you offer – and if we’re…(Read More)

For Charities, Humanitarian and not-for-profit organisations. Gearing up for Kickstarter got us thinking about the organisations we want to work with, the people we’d like to help, the changes we’d like to see in the world and how #hexology can make a difference. So we shaped our reward plan to attract…(Read More)

The Developer

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For developers interested in building on #hex technology Sharing the API will enable developers to harness the unique power of #hex. The unique ability to broadcast information where there is no internet could make all the difference in certain situations – the right information at the right place at the right time could literally save…(Read More)

Client

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For innovators working on complex challenges. Super-thinking our way through the challenges we faced has led to numerous insights and innovations; our company culture is rich with ideas, know-how and opportunity. In the run up to our Kickstarter launch we wanted to announce that we’ve setup a Reward aimed specifically at people…(Read More)

Immersive Fiction are potent buzzwords within the Creative Industries fraternity, from Writers, Film Directors, Software Developers and Virtual Reality Engineers, the term has different meaning. Yet at it’s root, there is a mutual understanding that new technology is enabling new types of audience experiences, new artistic practise and new business models – raising the question…(Read More)

“Bringing Later Life to Life” is Auriens slogan! They are imagining stylish luxury apartments in the heart of London for people in the later stages of life, their mission is to develop beautifully designed properties that will include world-class services and exceptional healthcare provision, delivered to premium hotel standards and beyond. It’s a…(Read More)

Have you ever wondered what stops you from starting a conversation with a stranger? And if we don’t talk to strangers, how would we ever meet anybody new? City life is rich with culture and excitement. Cosmopolitan and diverse, the population in our cities is increasing and the environments we live in are becoming…(Read More)

The first words you read on our homepage just got a make over. We’ve crafted an elevator pitch designed to give enough information to understand what #hexology does.   Share exclusive digital content in the physical world   #hexology is different from other media sharing apps because the digital content we enable you to…(Read More)

“Stand for people. Not a product or service or metric or number. If we stand for real, living, breathing people, we will change the world.” This inspirational quote was sent to me by Simon Sinek in his daily email. Our Chairman Bill Liao also raised the point in his first email when he asked “What…(Read More)

New website – new #hex   Share your media in the physical world means (1) using our free app to compose a text message, (2) add an image, (3) video from Youtube, (4) audio from Soundcloud and (5) publish your message in the physical world for others to discover. #hexology empowers anyone with an ability to…(Read More)

Imagining how #hexology could enrich museums and theme parks opens up a mind-fest of possibilities and ideas, so many stories to tell and so many different ways to tell them. What if they had the power to write those stories into space and places for visitors to discover? The discovery experience may start with…(Read More)

We take privacy very seriously at #hexology.   As always, if you have any questions at all about your account please just reach out! Our team is here to help. You can contact us via email at connect@hexology.co. You can view a comprehensive overview of our privacy policy here. What information is public…(Read More)

Explore the potential of mixed reality and immersive media in a one day workshop with Kate Geneveive of Chroma Space, and for all those people that attended the event on September 17th, the option to create their own immersive story telling experience using #hexology was given. “Looking at performance games and improvisation as well as…(Read More)

The first ever Community Radio Awards took place in the UK last night at Birmingham’s City University, and #hexology is delighted to announce that the Jaibli Salaam Radio Series produced by Gilly Smith and sponsored by #hexology for Radio Reverb, won a Silver Award in the Speech and Journalism Category. Created for Syrian refugees…(Read More)

Experience Ashley Bowen’s tour of Brighton and see how the Everynet will provide a community-based Internet of Things network to improve city life. Imagine how city life could be improved if a community-led Internet of Things network became a reality. Ashley Bowen of the Everynet shares his vision on how the Education…(Read More)

Experience Heather Buckley’s photographic exhibition in the physical world by going to the location where her images are stored. Heather celebrates life in Brighton with photographs taken at events such as Brighton Pride, Fringe Festival, Naked Bike Ride & more. Heather Buckley has been capturing the spirit of Brighton for years. More than most…(Read More)

The shortlist for the Community Radio Awards has been announced, and to our delight, we discovered that the Jaibli Salaam series produced by Gilly Smith and sponsored by #hexology for Radio Reverb was nominated in the Speech and Journalism Category. Conceived when the burgeoning Syrian refugee crisis started to unfold, the Jaibli Salaam project was…(Read More)

Today we announce the launch of a major update to #hexapp on Android which introduces the discovery page. Thanks to Pokemon Go you know what to do – #hexapp uses your phone’s GPS sensor to track your location and deliver information that people have stored in the physical world – and using google maps, #hexapp…(Read More)

#hex

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Faster, smaller and cheaper! The results of the tests for the latest revision of #hex beacon are conclusive, #hex is now 3 times faster and 20% smaller. Our development team have been seriously busy over the past 6 weeks to optimise the design and its triggered some exciting insights and developments. #hex 2.0 will…(Read More)

How to create incentives that drive audiences to events using hexapp – this is one way to do it! Singer Sarah-Jane Morris and Virtuoso Guitarist Antonio Forcione gave the audience at Brighton’s Komedia exclusive access to a very special recording via hexapp last night. Earlier in the day the two critically-acclaimed artists filmed…(Read More)

Silo Brighton

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Zero waste restaurant Silo located in the North Laine are sharing stories from the kitchen. Whilst waiting for the meal to be served, visitors are now able to scan a QR code and pick up a recipe, an interview with the chef or some culinary tips. Scan this QR code with our free #hexology app…(Read More)

Great technology should feel a bit magical; its workings may be mysterious and why would you care anyway, as long as it does what you need it to do or something you love. Hexology has that magic feel you need to try to really appreciate. We can tell you that the ability to save a…(Read More)

Great photographs tell a story, and at hexology we are all about enhancing objects, spaces and places with digital information for others to discover. So what if we could enhance a photograph to tell the story, behind the story? You might wonder.. What’s really going on here? What happened next? And what if the…(Read More)

The amazing Sarah Jane Morris will be one of the first to trial hex at her gigs to give the fans who are there an extra bit of her magic to take home. @SarahJaneMorri3 Sarah-Jane rocked to stardom as a member of The Communards and has been wowing audiences ever since. Her artistic collaborations…(Read More)

Participation in Brighton Digital Festival has been fun. The launch page recieved over 500 hits on the day that the Festival guide was published. Over a 100 people signed up in the week leading up to the launch and that number increased steadiliy, to more than 2o0 throughout the four week duration of the event…(Read More)

#unlockhiddenweb

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Intrigue & adventure awaits those who enter the hidden web, sign up online and the story begins with an email from a mysterious friend. Showcasing the latest cutting-edge technology of Brighton-based startup company Hexology, ‘The Hidden Web’ gives a glimpse into a near future that is being enabled and made accessible via the…(Read More)

You’ve heard of the “internet of things” right?  Well, stuff talks and we’re making it easy for anyone to give their stuff a voice. Yes, walls have ears, eyes and now they can talk too. At Hexology, we want to unlock this potential and put it in your hands, that’s why we…(Read More)

Rapid Prototyping skills are tested ‘to the max’ at a Hackathon! Pitch your idea in less than 2 minutes, speed date to build a team and over the next 48 hours, build a prototype of your tech idea. Sponsored by Philips Hue, Amazon, Rightmove, Rainmaker Loft, and organised by TechMeetUps #TMUhack; this London Event was…(Read More)

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