Designgoat is launching An Object For. An online store that is building their own products based on their project work with their clients. Sebastian Stephenson speaks to the duo about the new concept, some of the recent clients and the work they have done and we chat a little bit about dining in Dublin. We also report on the launch of a new digital radio station, Dublin Digital Radio and check out the recently launched IFI Player showing off the IFI Film Archive.
Segment 1: Dublin Digital Radio
Dublin Digital Radio with launch on the 15th October. They already had their launch party on the 12th. Headquarterd out of newly refurbished Jawsaw in Belvedere court. The station will be providing music not heard on any irish radio stations and talk shows as well. I spoke to three of the four founders of the station and they tell me where the idea to do a station come from but lets introduce them.
Segment 2: IFI Player
On the 14th September, the Irish Film Institute launched the IFI Player. A website that allows anyone to watch some of the contents from the IFI Archive. From advertisements to private and publicly produced short films. Their are collections form the government to amateur film makers to the first irish film production company. I spoke to Kasandra O'Connell, head of the IFI Film Archive and I asked her about some of the collections, can you use this material in film projects and how this is has developed over the years.