Astro Pi @ Salford and Manchester Weekend Code Club

Sunday 8th October 2017 will see Salford and Manchester Weekend Code Club tackle Astro Pi: Mission Zero. The club will give attendees the opportunity to write a program in Python that will display a message and take the temperature, and potentially even have their code sent to the International Space Station! Full guidelines on Mission … Continue reading Astro Pi @ Salford and Manchester Weekend Code Club

Raspberry Pi IoT Project: Temperature Part 1 – Initial Planning (Raspberry Pi)

Time for a new project for my Raspberry Pi 3B, this one has the current aim of regularly taking a rooms temperature and recording the results. However, for this project I will also be looking at the possibility of later expanding it so I am going to look at multiple options. Which Pi ? I … Continue reading Raspberry Pi IoT Project: Temperature Part 1 – Initial Planning (Raspberry Pi)

BASIC on BBC iPlayer, Changing DNS Settings via Powershell

This week I have been expanding my knowledge by working my way through the modules on freecodecamp.org; it’s free coding training so what’s not to like? The awesome news this week is that the BBC has added some of it’s 1980s archive episodes about BASIC to the BBC iPlayer. Concepts from BASIC are still used … Continue reading BASIC on BBC iPlayer, Changing DNS Settings via Powershell