The Coding Class

So we’re well and truly into the ‘Year of Coding’ that’s set to create the next Bill Gates, Steve Jobs and Mark Zuckerberg in British schools, colleges and universities. Coding, of course, used to be known as programming, before the government decided it preferred a word with 45% fewer letters.   Today, Education Minister Nicky…
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Highlights From The Consumer Electronics Show

The Consumer Electronics Show (CES), in Las Vegas is a world-renowned technology trade show. Held annually, the show attracts industry experts, and the all major players from the field of technology. The show, which kicked off on the 6th January, typically showcases previews of an exciting array of new products and breakthrough technologies, and is…
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From Science Fiction to Science Fact

For readers of a certain age, 2015 is a crucial moment. Way back in 1989, Back to the Future Part II used this year to depict ‘the future’. Yep, by Doc Brown’s calculations, we’re now truly futurists now. With technology growing at an utterly exponential rate, it’s hard, sometimes, to shake the idea that we’re…
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