Monthly Archives: September 2012

Slides: Why I work in Research

I recently gave a short five minute talk to some school kids here in Luxembourg at our centre which was about why I chose a career in research and what I actually do. While there are by no means the … Continue reading

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SnT Researchers to Present Work in San Francisco

Rod McCall and Martin Kracheel are to attend a workshop on “The Car As An Arena¬†for Gaming” at this year’s ACM MobileHCI conference. They will present their work and conduct a live “mobility game” at the workshop which will illustrate … Continue reading

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I-GEAR Gears Up in Luxembourg

For those of you who are interested, Luxembourg has one of the worst traffic problems in Europe, being rated at number 10 in the congestion league table according to a survey by TomTom a few years ago. Right now we … Continue reading

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Raspberry PI Tips

Having received a Raspberry PI sometime ago I have to confess I had some issues with deciding on what to actually do with it or indeed how to go about doing stuff with it. Anyway for those in the same … Continue reading

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TI Launches $5 “Alternative” to the Raspberry PI

Update: As of October 2012 this is now priced at $12.99. TI has made it’s $5 alternative to the Raspberry PI available, however to get the special price you need to order soon! Their alternative, the Stellaris board looks interesting … Continue reading

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