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Thanks for the Help

In class last week my class decided to do a critique sessions about how our projects are going and how we should better them. One tip I got was to record what I will doing  with my project on Greenfoot, codecademy, and anything else. 115 more words


Integrating Sphero into STEM Curriculum

Today I had the pleasure of using Sphero for the first time in the class. My students were very engaged by the toy. One student created a programming challenge for himself in which he made the robot write his initials. 18 more words


Thinking towards a feature freeze (Even raw USB-HID is ready, but hence not visible), so what do you want to have frozen?

It is time  to go work towards a feature freeze and work towards version 0.1 for the server as for the client. But as with every feature freeze announcement there should also be a list of features you can expect when frozen. 845 more words


The Blank Index

As I move through the HR pre-course curriculum I have realized that I am very intimidated by the blank index.html file. You know, that point where you haven’t started a project yet and only have a general idea of what you are building and are staring at what is essentially a blank screen? 402 more words



Monday, April 21, 2014

Today I began my 30 day project. I worked on coding for 25 minutes, and it was fun. I will be interviewing the founders of… 39 more words


New project: Whnce

Today we’re going to start a new project, called Whnce (because missing vowels are so hip!). It’s going to be a social media web app, allowing users to create and view feeds of interesting items. 45 more words


Bitmakers at the 2014 NASA Space Apps Challenge

Last weekend, our current Bitmaker Labs students participated in the 2014 NASA Space Apps Challenge held at the Ontario Science Center in Toronto. The result of the hackathon? 197 more words