Author Archives: Caz M

Even More Steaming Geeks

Alistair once again had his arm twisted (not very hard) to arrange another Geek Steam BBQ at the North London Society of Model Engineers‘ track near London Colney on Saturday. The club happened to have another two clubs visiting for the day, … Continue reading

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BarCamp NorthEast4

BarCamp NorthEast4 was held over the weekend at the Star & Shadow Community Cinema in Newcastle, a venue which turned out to be very popular with the BarCampers. As with previous Newcastle BarCamps, I found it a very friendly and … Continue reading

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Leeds Hack 2

Dom The Hodge pulled off another very successful Leeds Hack event this past weekend. Some great things got built (sadly none by me!) and much fun was had with bubble wrap, pick ‘n’ mix and kinects etc. Here are my … Continue reading

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Anyone For ContraptionCamp?

I’ve long been a fan of Wallace & Gromit‘s mad contraptions – the sort of machine that makes life infinitely more complicate than it really should be, just to get a simple job done. Well I hadn’t realised until recently … Continue reading

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More Popular Than Winehouse!

The morning after posting up my High Speed Flash Photography slides from BarCamp Nottingham, I awoke to find this tweet from Slideshare: Now being a relative newbie to Slideshare (I don’t publish very much), I hadn’t had this happen before, … Continue reading

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