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Dublin Makers 2019

The Dublin Makers 2019 free family event takes place this Saturday, July 20th 2019 in Merrion Square, Dublin. Eight hours of family edutainment from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Plenty of entertainment and food stands onsite.  Check out the video … Continue reading

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Raspberry Pi 4 has arrived!

I will leave it to my trusted YouTuber, Christopher Barnatt of Explaining Computers.com to give you the low down.

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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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BBC Micro:bit board Irish Resellers

  I have been in conversation over the last few days with 4 teachers who are experiencing back-to-school misery and frustration with their efforts to source and purchase BBC micro:bits in Ireland.    Maplin is the only listed BBC micro:bit … 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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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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