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How to brick your Nexus 7

I have been playing around with Ubuntu on my Nexus 7 for a while, and decided yesterday to go back to stock android 4.2.2, so I downloaded the images from https://developers.google.com/android/nexus/images and extracted the zip file to my PC. Restoring android 4.2.2 included in the package is a flash-all.bat file which contains all the commands...
Kris at the SpaceApps Hackathon

Kris at the SpaceApps Hackathon

SpaceApps is a global hackathon run by NASA which took place over the weekend of the 20/21st April 2013. Kris spent the weekend at the Met Office HQ in Exeter, one of 5 UK locations this year.
An example on deriving meaning from big(ish) data

An example on deriving meaning from big(ish) data

Kris demonstrates how important visualisation is when working with large datasets

Kris’ favourite android apps and games

Kris shows us his current favourite apps and games for android

A better way of finding your images for Rock Solid Race / Escot Park 2013

A one-page gallery of RockSoildRace pictures to allow you to buy your photos from DirtyGreenTrainers without having to scroll through hundreds of pages...
A reminder about the retirement of Small Business Server ...

A reminder about the retirement of Small Business Server …

Plan your Small Business Server upgrade before it's too late!
Innovation Fitness tool goes public

Innovation Fitness tool goes public

We've been working with the University of Exeter's Business School in developing a tool, which helps to evaluate a company’s capabilities based on research by the Centre for Innovation & Service Research.
PHP UK Conference report 2013 #phpuk13

PHP UK Conference report 2013 #phpuk13

This year's PHP UK Conference was held at a new venue "The Brewery" in central London. Kris, Tom and Jay headed up from Exeter to check out the event on the 22nd Feb 2013.
Kris returns from his trip to Iceland

Kris returns from his trip to Iceland

Kris explores Iceland, sees volcanoes, drinks glacier water, and manages to avoid listening to any Bjork.

A look at what our staff get up to…

The content you see on this site is from the lovely staff of Switch Systems Ltd, so i’m just letting you know that articles written here may not necessarily represent the views of the company as a whole! We hope you enjoy looking around…

Our new office – a photosphere!

Photosphere 360 view of our new office...
Christmas opening hours

Christmas opening hours

Christmas opening hours - Closed on Mon 24th Dec, re-opening on Wed 2nd Jan