Andrew Deakin

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Defining Data as an Art Material

Why Zero Is So Ridiculously Important

Editor's Blog Photo credit: The Royal Institution/YouTubeZero is a strange beast. It took until the 7th century for it to be explicitly recognized as …

Girls2Geeks

Wow… nearly a year since my first MozFest already? And another one in a week? A lot has happened since then, and it’s all gone so fast.<p>Last year, I …

Art and Math and Science, Oh My!

Growing up, I had two favorite things.<p>I loved art.<p>And I loved science.<p>I was always made to feel that these two interests were unrelated. I had art …

After the connected object, Open Hybrid invents the hybrid object

The Open Hybrid platform, developed by a design researcher at MIT, combines augmented reality with the Arduino micro controller. And allows you to …

Microcontroller Audio Workshop & HaD Supercon 2015

We made this 48 minute video walkthrough for everyone who couldn't attend the workshop at the SuperCon. It shows every step of the workshop material. …

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Christmas Sonic Pi

This week my Year 8 class asked if they could do something festive with me for their last lesson before we break up next week. Now I am not a …

Nine Artists Leading the Discussion on Climate Change

Wolfram, creator of Siri’s knowledge base, releases impressive new Image Identification tech

Wolfram Research, the company behind the Wolfram Alpha knowledge base that Apple’s Siri taps into, is today releasing new artificial intelligence tech to answer the question, “What is this a picture of?”<p>Wolfram is showing off what the <i>Wolfram Language Image Identification Project</i> is capable of using …

Celebrating Women in Science: Genevieve Smith-Nunes

Women in Science

The next-gen tech magazine

Make your inner child squeal with this robotic racing set...<p>By Jack Parsons in News | |<p>Voice-controlled tech is hot right now, so it’s fitting that …

Ramsey Nasser — god.js

God.js is a programming language exploring relegious scripture as instruction. By treating holy text as source code to be written by humans and …

Teaching children to program Python with the Pyland game

Presented at PyCon UK 2014.<p>See the code at: https://github.com/pyland/pyland<p>This summer, a team of interns at the University of Cambridge Computer …

Paperduino 2.0 with Circuit Scribe – Paper Arduino! #arduino #conductiveink

article<p>https://blog.adafruit.com/2014/02/10/paperduino-2-0-with-circuit-scribe-paper-arduino-arduino-conductiveink/<p>Paperduino 2.0 with Circuit Scribe …

University course teaches computer-human interaction with open hardware and OSS

Most people think of their interactions with computer systems to occur via a keyboard, mouse, or touchscreen. However, humans evolved to interact …

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Building A Castle In Minecraft With Python - Raspberry Pi Spy

Once I had experimented with the Minecraft-Python API I wanted a little project to try it out. So I decided to create a script that would …

Google goes DARPA

Regina Dugan loves to tell the story of how she got her current job. It was a little over two years ago, and Dugan, a mechanical engineer by training …

How the Maker Movement Is Moving Into Classrooms

[S]tudents who are thus reputedly poor in mathematics show an entirely different attitude when the problem comes from a concrete situation and is …