Element 14 newsroom (education)

2020
14
January
2020
| 09:45 Europe/Amsterdam
Onecall, the dedicated education business from Farnell and CPC, has been awarded a new two-year contract, with the option to extend for a further year, by North Western Universities Purchasing Consortium Ltd. (NWUPC). The contract award confirms the ...
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2019
25
September
2019
| 09:45 Europe/Amsterdam
Farnell, the Development Distributor, has further enhanced its discount scheme for educational and research establishments, helping them maintain and improve their labs whilst managing their budgets. Up to 30% discounts are available from a growing s...
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29
August
2019
| 00:45 Europe/Amsterdam
Farnell, the Development Distributor, is now stocking Kitronik products; an exciting range of accessories for micro:bit, Arduino and Raspberry Pi, perfect for educators, students, makers and hobbyists. Kitronik products encourage imagination and c...
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11
February
2019
| 01:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Premier Farnell, the Development Distributor, has added a full collection of educational robotics kits to their product range, offering an engaging and accessible platform for teachers to incorporate physical computing into the classroom. A variet...
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15
January
2019
| 01:00 Europe/Amsterdam
element14.com, the online community for engineers, has donated 250 micro:bit devices to support coding in the classroom, providing teachers around the world with the tools they need to facilitate a range of inspiring education projects. ‘The Great...
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2018
13
December
2018
| 09:45 Europe/Amsterdam
Premier Farnell, the Development Distributor, has confirmed a distribution agreement with Leeds-based educational robotics company BinaryBots to distribute their range of STEM products through Farnell element14 in Europe, Newark element14 in the Amer...
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06
November
2018
| 01:01 Europe/Amsterdam
Premier Farnell, the Development Distributor, has launched a new area on its transactional website to help educators and education resellers identify what they need to teach coding and physical computing in schools and universities. According to t...
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16
October
2018
| 09:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Farnell element14, the Development Distributor, is hosting a day for Raspberry Pi experts in Italy on the 25th October 2018. The event will take place at Istituto Tecnico Tecnologico Montani in Fermo and will focus on professional and industrial appl...
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11
October
2018
| 09:30 Europe/Amsterdam
Farnell element14, the Development Distributor, has begun to ship 65,000 micro:bit to schools in Denmark as part of an order from Boarding on behalf of the Danish Broadcasting Corporation. The three-year ‘ultra:bit’ programme, will use the micro:bit ...
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04
September
2018
| 14:14 Europe/Amsterdam
Farnell element14, the Development Distributor, has awarded the top prize in its University IoT Challenge to University of West London (UWL) academic. Dr Ying Zhang, senior lecturer in Computer Science at the University’s School of Computing and Engi...
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21
August
2018
| 11:15 Europe/Amsterdam
element14.com has launched a giveaway for educators to help get the popular BBC micro:bit coding device into the hands of more students and get teachers talking about how to use it in the classroom. For many students and educators, the month of Au...
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13
August
2018
| 16:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Newark element14, the Development Distributor, recently announced Duke University’s Department of Biomedical Engineering as the winner of its Dream Lab competition and awarded the department with over $20,000 worth of the latest electronic design too...
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27
June
2018
| 01:05 Europe/Amsterdam
Premier Farnell, the Development Distributor, is now shipping the TI Robotics System Learning Kit (TI-RSLK), an affordable robotics kit and classroom curriculum, which provides students with a deeper understanding of how electronic system designs wor...
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07
June
2018
| 01:30 Europe/Amsterdam
Premier Farnell, the Development Distributor, is helping to create the next generation of digital engineers by providing kits and support to help youngsters to learn the fundamental skills of coding. The company offers one of the widest range of educ...
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21
March
2018
| 16:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Farnell element14, the Development Distributor, is proud to launch its “University IoT Challenge” in partnership with Rohde & Schwarz, the supplier of innovative information and communications technology products for professional users. The aim of th...
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22
February
2018
| 01:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Newark element14, the Development Distributor, is helping KidsCode Jeunesse roll out 100,000 micro:bits across Canada to support the country’s CanCode initiative. The micro:bits will be used by young people across Canada through a multi-partner agree...
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2017
17
October
2017
| 16:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Chicago middle-school girls will have the opportunity to explore their tech creativity and receive their own free mini computer from Newark element14 at two upcoming events hosted by Microsoft. At workshops held in two Chicagoland Microsoft Stores, s...
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19
September
2017
| 06:30 Europe/Amsterdam
element14, The Development Distributor, is now shipping the BBC Micro:bit to customers in India as they join The Micro:bit Education Foundation to officially launch the coding device in India at Didac, Bombay Exhibition Centre, 19-21 September 2017. ...
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22
August
2017
| 09:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Farnell element14, the Development Distributor, has introduced an ultimate education list for electronics educators – featuring popular and must-have products to equip the educators lab. The list includes hot items from the latest Raspberry Pi3 model...
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04
August
2017
| 02:00 Europe/Amsterdam
element14, The Development Distributor, is now shipping the BBC Micro:bit to customers in Japan as they join The Micro:bit Education Foundation to officially launch the coding device in Japan at the Tokyo Maker Faire, 4-5 August 2017. The BBC micr...
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20
July
2017
| 16:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Newark element14, the Development Distributor, has introduced an ultimate education list for electronics educators – featuring popular and must-have products to equip the educators lab. The list includes hot items from the latest Raspberry Pi 3 model...
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20
June
2017
| 16:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Premier Farnell, the Development Distributor, has made the BBC Micro:bit available to buy in North America through Newark element14 and MCM Electronics. The micro:bit was originally launched in the UK in March 2016 following an educational program...
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30
March
2017
| 10:00 Europe/Amsterdam
element14.com and Panasonic Automotive & Industrial Systems Europe, together with a number of engineering schools from the UK and Germany, have launched a research project looking at innovative infrared people detection software. Using the Panasonic ...
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20
March
2017
| 10:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Farnell element14, the Development Distributor, has made the BBC Micro:bit available for sale across Europe. The BBC micro:bit is a hands-on, easy-to-use introduction to the world of technology and is packed with features that provide endless possibi...
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07
March
2017
| 10:05 Europe/Amsterdam
Farnell element14, The Development Distributor, is today launching its ‘Win a Lab Makeover’ competition for education organisations in the UK to win the opportunity to have their teaching space refurbished. Schools, universities and other educatio...
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2016
24
November
2016
| 10:30 Europe/Amsterdam
onecall, Farnell element14’s dedicated distribution service for higher education and research councils, has been named preferred supplier for electronic components and electrical products by NUWPEC (National Universities’ Working Party on Electronic ...
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31
May
2016
| 12:56 Europe/Amsterdam
The BBC micro:bit, a pocket-sized programmable device that can be coded and controlled to bring ideas, games, and projects to life, is being made available to buy in the UK by element14, manufacturing partner for the BBC micro:bit project. The widesp...
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