9 reasons to enter the BCSWomen Lovelace Colloquium

February 19, 2012 / 1 comment

I’m the programme chair for the BCSWomen Lovelace Colloquium, a one-day conference for women students of computing. We’re coming up to the deadline for undergrads to enter the poster contest, so this blog is by way of a plug for the event. Hopefully it’ll help you, dear reader, to encourage any undergraduate or taught masters…

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An arduino-powered flashing hat

February 14, 2012 / 0 comments

In Technocamps we’re going to be running an easter holiday workshop on wearable computing, which will use lilypad arduinos to build cool things you can wear. We’ve got a half-tem holiday workshop going on right now (“Making Robots See”) so I’ve been tasked with going up there and doing a short talk on wearables. So…

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