Laura De Reynal
Research & Design

projects
Young girls in school share their perception of technology. Laura de Reynal

How do people in Indonesia use the web to learn? 2015

How do people in Indonesia use the web to learn? 2015

Children in refugee camp learning on a tablet.

How can displaced children have access to quality education within 78 hours of a crisis? 2020

How can displaced children have access to quality education within 78 hours of a crisis? 2020

Prototype: WhatsApp chatbot. 2016

Prototype: WhatsApp chatbot. 2016

Community members hang out in a public space under a tree. Laura de Reynal

What is the life of the next billion web users?  2016

What is the life of the next billion web users?  2016

A XO laptop screen shows creative coding.

How can creative coding help students grow? 2009-2012


How can creative coding help students grow? 2009-2012


A flower bouquet hangs from the ceiling.

What is the role of technology in people's homes? 2017

What is the role of technology in people's homes? 2017

A young man shares his usage of Digital Financial services.

How do young adults use their smartphones for economic and social purposes? 2016

How do young adults use their smartphones for economic and social purposes? 2016

A hand made toy in a refugee camp.

What does play look like across cultures? 2016-2021

What does play look like across cultures? 2016-2021

A research report including summary of insights and photography.

Storytelling with Jane & Jury.

Storytelling with Jane & Jury.

A person on the bus uses their smartphone.

How can young adults in the USA be empowered to create the web? 2015

How can young adults in the USA be empowered to create the web? 2015

A young man shows his phone to the researcher.

How do first time smartphone users use mobile apps and digital financial services?  2016

How do first time smartphone users use mobile apps and digital financial services?  2016

A young girl shares her passion for first-shooter video games.

How do young adults use the web in Rio's LAN houses? 2015


How do young adults use the web in Rio's LAN houses? 2015


Inside a home with various materials.

What is the role of technology in people's homes? 2017

What is the role of technology in people's homes? 2017

Inside a school: a book shelf and OLPC laptops.

How can technology play a transformative role in education? 2009-2021


How can technology play a transformative role in education? 2009-2021


4 teenagers share how they create content online.

Product: Webmaker App. 2014-2016

Product: Webmaker App. 2014-2016

Landscape India ethnographic methods.

Slow ethnography. 2019


Slow ethnography. 2019


Landscape India ethnographic methods.

Slow ethnography. 2015

Slow ethnography. 2015

Two adult use a feature phone to read sms.

Prototype: SMS programs for refugee populations. 2017-2018

Prototype: SMS programs for refugee populations. 2017-2018

A bird and a solar pannel.

How do people in refugee camps use technology? 2017-2020

How do people in refugee camps use technology? 2017-2020

Young person playing guitar.

Participatory research. 2015

Participatory research. 2015

A business card reveals private information.

How does the next billion web user think about security and privacy? 2014-2017


How does the next billion web user think about security and privacy? 2014-2017


A photoexhibition.

Storytelling. 

Storytelling. 

A BBC article from Laura de Reynal

Storytelling. 

Storytelling. 

A participant shares how they use their phone to manage their finances.

How do first-time smartphone users manage their money with digital financial services? 2016

How do first-time smartphone users manage their money with digital financial services? 2016

Someone holding a phone

Why do people coming online think that Facebook is the internet? 2014-2017

Why do people coming online think that Facebook is the internet? 2014-2017

Report mockup.

Storytelling.


Storytelling.


Why do teenagers in the USA get their news from Snapchat? 2016

Why do teenagers in the USA get their news from Snapchat? 2016

How do communities perceive a zero-rated internet ?

How do communities perceive a zero-rated internet ?

If you would like to hear more about my work, get in touch here. I would love to chat with you. 

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