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2015
Yesterday I attended a Meetup organised by "Internet of Things Innovators UK" we had two talks, one on the micro:bit from the BBC and the other on Ubuntu Core from hosts Canonical.   Howard Baker works for the BBC Learning team and he explained how a couple of reports on why the UK needs kids who can code triggered a series of events that led to the micro:bit. It sounded like his team had had a fantastic time experimenting with different projects that might inspire young minds, from Hapt ...
I have been working on a sunrise project that is heavily inspired by Ken Murphy's amazing History of the Sky project.  I loved what he did, and I decided to use a Raspberry Pi to do something similar using the Chicago Skyline and our daily sunrise.  I was completely sure how to make this project work, and I still have some unanswered questions.  Things are coming along nicely, though.  I thought that I would post my first 30 days of sunrises here for you to see.  You can ...