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Dimension – The Dementia Progression app

The first Friday of every month, we host our longest standing event: Leeds Digital Coffee Morning. A breakfast event of networking and an interactive app session fully stocked with 200 Degrees coffee & pastries goodies! We spent the morning networking with new and returning faces while enjoying a delicious 200 Degrees breakfast in The Mezzanine in Platform, […]

LeadR – The Leadership Development app

Well…Another first Friday of the month is almost over and so is another LDCM. We had a great turnout this week, as we changed from our usual home of the Mezzanine in Platform, up to the third floor with the Platform. This post will be a rundown of the events of the morning and give […]

NVisage – The AR visualisation app

Another LDCM under the belt and despite August being a month of people being away on their jollies, we still had lots of great ideas for a brand new app…we didn’t “NVisage” this one. Don’t forget the next LDCM will be the first Friday in September! The Classic LDCM Approach Our Coffee Mornings are sponsored […]

LightStart supports Leeds Building Society analysts

We are very pleased to announce that LightStart has supported one of the UK’s largest building societies. We hosted a training workshop for the business analyst team at Leeds Building Society which resulted in the conceptual development of a house-buying app and platform. Having met in 2017 at an external event which our Dan Akers […]

‘The Force’ takes over LDCM

An LDCM with a twist this week! Hosting our monthly coffee morning this time on May 4th, of course meant we had to incorporate a Star Wars theme. In our usual format of LDCM, along-side sweet treats from our friends at 200 Degrees, crowd-sourcing brings fresh and diverse ideas for a new app, but we […]

Plan&Go – the social planning app

After we were unfortunately left with no choice but to cancel March’s Coffee Morning due to weather conditions of the extreme kind (yes, that snow!) we were raring to get back to our monthly routine with another LDCM last Friday. If you haven’t been, it is one of our longest standing and most popular digital […]

6 benefits a retail app could bring YOUR business

Remaining in tune with customers is arguably the most important challenge retail companies must consistently achieve to remain successful and competitive. In order for them to do this, they must understand their customer deeply, and be able to offer them exactly the solutions and products they want in the most accessible and convenient ways. The […]

If the ‘app fits

So, you want to build an app? Read on for our Top Tips! According to comScore’s latest report*, apps now account for 82% of total mobile minutes, so it sounds like an app is a no-brainer solution for all of us, right? Wrong. Whether you’re an existing business looking to expand your product set or […]

Ask A Grown Up – an adulting app

This morning we dropped an old favourite into a new setting! The 16th instalment of the Leeds Digital Coffee Morning (aka LDCM) marked the very first event to christen LightStart’s new home, Platform, a swanky just-refurbished tower located next to Leeds rail station. Other than the brand spanking new venue, everything about the event was […]

A show and tell…LightStart style

Digital Show’n’Tell – 2nd Edition Last Thursday LightStart took its guests back to basics with a good old fashioned show ‘n’ tell – but improved, because digital! It was only our second instalment of the DSNT, but despite its youth it definitely hasn’t failed to attract a wealth of Leeds-based talent with some exciting gadgets […]

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