Conferences
Hands on with the BBC Micro-bit (MozFest15)

Hands on with the BBC Micro-bit (MozFest15)

So it was my first time at MozFest this year and it certainly lived up to the hype. It’s one of the most random conferences i’ve attended – it definitely has a festival vibe about it – organised chaos and lots of distractions everywhere! Anyway I digress…  the awesome Spencer Marsden from BBC A/V was...
NASA SpaceApps 2015 - Visualising the International Space Station

NASA SpaceApps 2015 – Visualising the International Space Station

This year's Space Apps Hackathon saw me (Kris Sum) teaming up with Jon Day (ex-SwitchSystems staff), Jamie Reynolds (BelieveIn Design) and Boris Tane (Engineering student).
Vagrant - making development life easier!

Vagrant – making development life easier!

Vagrant has been on my radar for a while now (thanks to @jr261) and has been high on my list of things that I must try out. Well, thanks to Jeremy Quinton‘s excellent talk at this years PHP Conference I finally got around to giving it a spin. Overview Vagrant (through the power of virtualisation) ...

Secure South West Conference 2013 #SSW2013

Aiming to bring a flavour of established IT Security events from the major centres down to the South West, Tom, Jay and Hannah made the short trip down to the Robbins Conference Centre in Plymouth to check out this free event organised by the University of Plymouth. Website here. Talks A lot on content was...
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.