Media and Press Information

WHAT IS MINDINGS?

Mindings is a service that enables people to send personal, captioned photos, text messages, calendar reminders, Facebook content and much more to a digital photo frame: instantly from their mobile phone. Mindings connects families by enabling effortless, regular, personal, and meaningful contact.

Mindings runs on Android tabletsPCs, Macs, laptops and iPads.

Mindings has been three years in development, and was released to beta-testers in January 2012. It was launched as a service in June 2012, costing £99 per year, with a month’s free trial.

Mindings was founded by multi-award-winning multimedia producer Stuart Arnott and seasoned software architect Ian Pleasance.

AWARDS

CURA-B European Innovation in Assistive Technology 2013

East of England Local Government Association Innovation in Adult Social Care Winner 2012

TechRadar Top 20 British Start-Ups 2012

The Guardian Apps Blog Best of 2011

Cambridge Wireless Discovering Start-Ups 2011

PRESS COVERAGE

TechRadar – June 2012
(“The Top 20 British Tech Stuart-Ups”)

Smarta – January 2012:
(“60-second start-up – Mindings”)

The Guardian – December 2011
(“Apps Blog 2011 recap: our best apps interviews of the year”)

The Guardian – December 2011
(“Apps Blog 2011 recap: our best apps interviews of the year”)

The Next Web – December 2011
(“9 startups explain how they chose their names”)

The Next Web – November 2011
(“Mindings connects families in new ways and could transform telecare”)

Cambridge stuff
(“Revealed – Wireless winners that can change the world”)

Business Weekly
(“Contestants impress judges at Discovering Start-ups”)

Cambridge Business News – December 2011
(“Discovering Start-Ups winners”)

BROADCAST MEDIA

StreetLife Radio – August 2012
(Interview with Mindings founders Stuart Arnott and Ian Pleasance)

OTHER AUDIO VIDEO

Mindings Concept Video

Smarta Start-Up Advice – January 2012

Campbell Black Business Podcast – January 2012

Power of One” Telefonica Conference – November 2011

Senior Market Mobile Conference – September 2011

The Disruptive Social Care Podcast (iTunes & YouTube)

PRESS RELEASES

Please check our Blog for our most recent news.

FOUNDER BIO

Stuart Arnott is a multi-award-winning multimedia producer, with seventeen years experience working across the spectrum of marketing and multimedia communication: from corporate video production through television commercials and pop promos to crafted television documentary production.

Stuart has worked at all levels of multimedia production from television researcher, through writer, director and producer, and for three years co-ran production company Red Planet. The company’s projects included television commercial production, training and marketing programmes, and social media engagement projects.

In 1998 Stuart produced the world’s first PAL DVD – helping Panasonic launch “Digital Versatile Disc” in the UK. A subsequent in-store demonstration disc for Panasonic won a DVD Production Europe Craft Award.

As well as working for BBC Science, Stuart’s clients have included Arcadia, AstraZeneca, BAe, British Heart Foundation, Cisco, Intellectual Property Office, Imperial College London, Interserve, Learning and Skills Network, Levi’s, Novartis, Panasonic, Pfizer, Sumitomo Bank and Yahoo!

Stuart is the co-creator, co-presenter and producer of the Disruptive Social Care Podcast.

LinkedIn: http://uk.linkedin.com/in/stuarnott

CONTACT INFORMATION

For media/press enquiries, please email media@mindings.com

or

Stuart Arnott
Founder and Managing Director
Mindings
E: stuart@mindings.com
T: 07973 429292

Stuart Arnott is London-based, available for interviews and is an experienced presenter and interviewee.

WEB LINKS

Mindings Facebook Page: www.facebook.com/Mindings

Mindings on Twitter: @MindingsStu

Mindings YouTube Video: www.youtube.com/MindingsTV

Mindings LinkedIn Page: http://linkd.in/MindingsLinkedIn

PHOTOGRAPHS

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Stuart Arnott
Discovering Start Ups
Award logo 
Discovering Start Ups
Winners 

COMPANY INFORMATION

Mindings is based in London

Mindings is a trading division of SparkCo Limited (T/A “Spark”)
Registered in England and Wales
Company Number: 7095269
Address: The Studio, 15 Stanhope Road London E17 9QT

Mindings Limited
Registered in England and Wales
Company Number: 07953853
Address: The Studio, 15 Stanhope Road London E17 9QT

Mindings” is a registered trademark of SparkCo Limited (T/A “Spark”)

 

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