Author Archives: Mathieu d'Aquin

Top MK – Online card playing with MK Wards Understanding city-wide data is not easy. Understanding data is not easy. Nevertheless, there are times when we use notions such as probabilities and data distributions naturally, without thinking about it. Playing card games is one of those times. Top MK is a small online game based on […]
Ground Resistance – Showing city data through an art installation In July 2016, the Milton Keynes International Festival featured an installation from artists Wesley Goatley and Georgina Voss called “Ground Resistance”. The idea of this installation was to show how a city (Milton Keynes) looks through the data it generates, and to reflect on the concept, ideas […]
Understanding water data from the Environment Agency Understanding a city is not only understanding the activities of the people in and around the city. It is also about monitoring the state of the environment, to see how it affects those activities. In the MK Data Hub, we include water flows and risks of flooding in […]