Posts by Sian Priest

Kuato Studios Creates World’s First Augmented Reality Music Video

      We are proud to announce the release of the world’s first Augmented Reality (AR) music video app developed to support Chinese popstar Leehom Wang’s new album ‘A.I. Love’.   Designed exclusively for the new iOS11 ARKit, the ‘My A.I. Date with Leehom Wang’ app was created in just six weeks. As well…

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Going platinum in the educational gaming industry

In the past month, the power of mobile gaming has been blazingly illuminated by the rise of Pokemon Go, which has swept the world, engaging millions of children. Certainly, the beauty of truly exceptional video games is the passion provoked in players. As such, here at Kuato, we always adopt a ‘game-first’ approach when creating our educational games.…

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Between the Lines

“If we teach today as we taught yesterday, we rob our children of tomorrow.” John Dewey, In October, Mark Horneff and David Miller were guests on the PBS show, Between the Lines. Hosted by Emmy award-winning Barry Kibrick, this long-running show, syndicated throughout the US, has featured a number of high profile guests, from legendary…

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Girls In STEM

On 28 January, Kuato took part in a major STEM event for girls. Organised by Stemettes, a social enterprise that inspires girls into technology and science careers, Girls in STEM was an inspiring day of positive reinforcement, encouraging girls to consider Computer Science and STEM careers, perhaps for the first time. 1800 girls drawn from…

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#Skimhack weekend with the Stemettes

This weekend we headed to Skimlinks, London HQ for the Stemettes #Skimhack weekend, where we introduced girls aged 5 – 22 (and their parents!) to JavaScript with Hakitzu. The theme for the weekend was dancing and shopping and all the girls were there to learn about and be creative with JavaScript. For those who hadn’t…

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40 Hours Down, 60 Hours To Go!

“It was fun, but good fun. I’ve got a bit of a headache but I think I’m probably cleverer now.” The sentiments of one Year 6 student at Fulham Prep School succinctly capture recent reactions to Hakitzu during Kuato Studios’ introductory programming sessions. Hakitzu has helped launch the Studio’s 100 Hours of Code initiative; a commitment to…

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