Liverpool Makefest 2022

Liverpool Makefest 2022

Liverpool Makefest is an extremely popular annual event held at the Central Library in the heart of Liverpool. It celebrates the maker movement and is a showcase for local businesses and technical special interest groups that support, encourage, a develop products and services for those who like to invent, design and tinker with all forms of technology. Liverpool Makefest is the UK's biggest single-day maker event. Coronavirus halts Liverpool Makefest Sadly, just like thousands of other event up and down the country, the Liverpool Makefest has been absent from the local calendar. However, it's back for 2022 and will open its doors on Saturday, July 2nd. The last event, in 2019, saw hundreds of people visit the event at which more than 200 makers presented live science experiments, hands-on activities with amazing technology, fun crafting sessions, opportunities to get close up to the latest inventions and have a play with gadgets that might just be the next big thing. Quantum Technology Club to exhibit These makers...
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PCB Design with EasyEDA

PCB Design with EasyEDA

EasyEDA is an easy-to-use, yet powerful, printed circuit board (PCB) design tool that comes in two variants - desktop and on-line. To-date its producer claims that more than two-and-a-half million designs have been produced by the software; and counting. The software features more than 1 million components and allows you to create create your own, or import libraries that other users have created. Furthermore, there are thousands of ready built projects that you can access as a starting point for your own projects. One of our members, Rob, gave a really interesting talk and demonstration of the software in action at our meeting on the 7th November. You can view his presentation and some useful links using Adobe's Acrobat Reader. ...
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MagPi Issue 56 now available

MagPi Issue 56 now available

MagPi is the official Raspberry Pi magazine and the latest edition, for April 2017 (issue 56), has just been released . This highly popular magazine is now available to buy in the high street, or download, free-of-charge, from the MagPi web site. Great news - Raspberry Pi beats Commodore 64 The April edition includes the fabulous news that the Raspberry Pi has beaten the Commodore 64 to become the world's third best-selling computer of all time, behind the Mac and PC. MagPi contents Other interesting articles include a review of all operating systems (OS') available for the Pi and no less than nine tutorials for practicals that will be of interest to beginners and experts alike. Quantum Technology Club - highlighted event Best of all, on page 91 you will see the Quantum Technology Club proudly displayed as a highlighted event on the Jam Heat Map, a visual representation of all the technology-based clubs that will be having meetings during April....
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Raspberry Pi Five Years Old

Raspberry Pi Five Years Old

The Raspberry Pi is five years old - that's a long time in the history of IT and the Raspberry Pi continues to go from strength to strength; a testament to the original design philosophy and continued development. So, what's being going on with the Raspberry Pi... https://www.youtube.com/embed/wivyPH4AF1Q?ecver=1...
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