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5 Posts authored by: spannerspencer
CODEBUG PROJECTS This saucy little device only came along in the latter end of 2015, but it captured the imagination of the element14 members very admirably. Thanks to its ease of use and simplicity in getting started, there are projects aplenty to choose from as we reminisce over the last 12 months. So actually, we're not really reviewing an entire year here -- more like three months. But that doesn't mean there's a shortage of projects to pick from! Check 'em out. QuizBug, a CodeBug Io ...
As you've probably heard, element14 is sponsoring, and entertaining the epic-sized crowds, at Maker Faire Rome, 2015.   But this year we're sharing our stand with the dudes from codebug. Even Big CodeBug has made the journey from the UK to Italy, and made it in one piece ready to rock the LEDs and dance with the code. Tom is on hand, walking the makers through their introduction to the handy little powerhouse wearable. People have been lining up to take their first foray into the exciti ...
As the CodeBugs were finally set free upon a world of engineering plant life, the bug keepers paid us a visit here at element14 Towers to show us inside, outside and all around this quirky and cool create-able. I was fortunate enough to steal a few minutes with the creator of the device, Andrew Robinson from the University of Manchester to find out about the insectoid invention's origins.   Prior to the Pi  "We created the PiFace, which was really successful, but we found people were ...
The CodeBug guys have been spending some time here at element14 Towers, showing us the ins and outs of their awesome little code-teaching critter. And, good news for you, they left a few behind!   So we thought we'd set a CodeBug free this weekend via Twitter, and want to see you most creative and entertaining projects via our social media channel. If you haven't played with CodeBug's in-browser programming tool yet, you've got all weekend to rattle out a great idea and win a CodeBug to ru ...
Terms and Conditions:   This opportunity is organised and sponsored by element14 (the “Organiser”). The application period will be open from September 18, 2015 - September 21,  2015 12:00 PM BST Applications will be reviewed and selected by members of the element14 team. Applicants who have been chosen will receive notification via Twitter no later than September 22, 2015.  Submissions will be selected based on originality, innovation and technical merit at the sole ...