Events
23rd May 2014

Three Thing Game is coming… again!

As many of you will know by now, Rob Miles puts on a Three Thing Game development competition twice through an academic year and it is about time for the…
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Tips
24th March 2014

From Zero to Hero – How you can learn to code in C# quickly and easily

Are you thinking of studying Computer Science at university or just want to have a go at programming? Well C# is a great starting language for you to have a…
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Tips
8th March 2014

Teaching others to code with YouTube video tutorials

It may come as a surprise to many but I do have a YouTube channel that I am quite active on! Before I go into the details about it, let…
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Opinion
6th December 2013

Why Is Blogging Important To Computer Science Students?

Blogging For Fun The other day in one of the Rather Useful Seminars, Richard Adams (@dickyadams) from Microsoft Studios brought up a rather important point on internships and in particular,…
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Events
24th October 2013

Three Thing Game is coming… again!

It's time for Three Thing Game again! Ever wondered how difficult it is to design and build a video game in 24 hours under the constraint of three words? (more…)
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Technology
19th August 2013

Microsoft Tag will become discontinued in 2015

Microsoft Tag Microsoft Tag will be discontinued on August 19th 2015. Unfortunately, QR definitely beat Microsoft to the game with this "tagging" feature and it must appear that not many…
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Universal Windows Dev
4th April 2013

Joining the Nokia Premium Developer Program for Lumia

Nokia Premium Cube I was quite surprised the other day when I received an e-mail from Nokia letting me know that I had access to their Nokia Premium Developer program…
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.NET Gadgeteer
15th March 2013

Rob Miles presents .NET Gadgeteer Lecture in Rhyme for Comic Relief

Quick to jump on blogging about Rob Miles' annual "Lecture in Rhyme", this years event saw Rob give a lecture on .NET Gadgeteer. Rob set out to raise £1000 before…
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Development
10th March 2013

Personal development catchup – March 2013

Although most people will not be that bothered about what I'm currently doing or working on, I thought I would share with you what I have been up to in…
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Universal Windows Dev
1st March 2013

Playing with NFC tags with Windows Phone

Ooo an NFC tag. I went to see Rob today about my final year project proposal which he seems to think is very good which I'm not that surprised as…
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Universal Windows Dev
27th January 2013

Why should you choose Windows Phone? Here’s why! – Review

I am an original user of the Windows Phone OS back when I got my first Windows Phone, the Samsung Omnia 7. It was all new and exciting, and was…
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.NET Gadgeteer
23rd January 2013

GHI Electronics Pulse Oximeter Module for .NET Gadgeteer

A very special thank you has to go to Rob Miles for helping me out by letting me borrow a pulse oximeter module from GHI Electronics (pictured above) that works…
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