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The Libreboot C201 from Minifree is really really really ridiculously open source

Open source laptops — ones not running any commercial software whatsoever — have been the holy grail for free software fans for years. Now, with the introduction of libreboot, a truly open source boot firmware, the dream is close to fruition. 168 more words

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Fading anonymous social network Yik Yak is laying off most of its employees

Yik Yak, the once universally recognized anonymous social network that virally took over college campuses back in 2014, is planning to lay off a “significant” number of employees, first noted by… 644 more words

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Just in case you thought I was crazy: botnets WILL eat your cameras

I should write a book. “It’ll never happen, and fifty other blatant lies told to idiots”.

Many of you will, these days, be using technology that you wouldn’t have believed could have existed a few years ago. 452 more words

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Networking in Python - Coursework Update

In the course of working on my first semester coursework for Computing, I have needed to work out how to get my noughts and crosses game working over a network, thus enabling two players on different machines to play against each other. 293 more words

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Calling Mumbai. Come In Please.

So I buy a new Windows 10 Dell, I’m getting used to it. It’s beginning to all make sense. It’s not as bad as I thought. 484 more words

Graduate Profile: Ana Mirsayar

Q. What is your Name? Ana Mirsayar

Q. What was your University course?
· BEng Computer System and Electronics
· MSc e-Commerce
· PHD in Telecommunications from King’s college London… 507 more words

Hour of Code

Year 1 are joining in the Hour of Code that we are having this week in the with Pair Jigsaw.

You will need to work in pairs as two heads are better than one – YOU CAN HELP EACH OTHER.

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