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Raspberry Pi 3 Model B+

My Raspberry Pi 3 Model B+ arrived today. The packaging has become more economical since its launch back in 2012. The original arrived foam packed in a sturdy cardboard box along with an instruction booklet and above all in an … Continue reading

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WordCamp Dublin 2017

Great weekend in DCU at WordCamp Dublin 2017 with bloggers, entertainers, entrepreneurs, teachers, etc, etc. Two days of networking, workshops and talks. Expert hosted Help Desk. Free exchange of ideas, methods and tech tips. It was great to meet everybody in … Continue reading

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WordCamp Dublin is coming soon!

WordCamp Dublin is coming soon! The event is happening on October 14-15 2017 The venue is DCU Business School, Dublin, Ireland   WordCamp tickets are on sale here Wanna speak? Apply here Learn more about sponsoring here Want to help us? Apply as a volunteer … Continue reading

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Whizzkids DCU Week 5

” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″] Whizzkids DCU Week 5 was great fun and a mix of nationalities and abilities. The group consisted of novices, old hands and a very able hacker. Besides learning HTML, CSS and Javascript as they constructed … Continue reading

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Radio Caroline outlawed at midnight 50 years ago

  Archive black and white photographs of Radio Caroline being kitted out in Greenore Harbour, County Louth in the Republic of Ireland.   ” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″] 50 years ago while I was on holidays in Skerries in north … Continue reading

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Whizzkids at DCU 2017

Another week at Whizzkids DCU 2017 Summer Camp has come to an end and a great time was had by all. The standard was very high and new national and international friendships were forged during the week. The other images … Continue reading

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