• May 05, 2016
    The EARS Challenge is an exciting event in which participants work in teams to create unique,
  • November 03, 2015
    Our Arduino course was massively popular last year and now it’s back for 2016! This year
  • November 20, 2015
    Our new Python course is now up and running! This course will start by introducing you to a
  • November 04, 2015
    On the 5th of February, Ears are hosting an exciting annual event called ScraphEEp!! The idea

The Ultimate Techno-Breakfast

©https://www.flickr.com/photos/lwy/ The Ultimate Techno-Breakfast Background We all know that getting out of bed can be difficult. The temptation to stay under that warm duvet is for some, too strong. Even though breakfast is the most important meal of the day, it is all too easy to put it off. But wouldn’t it be so much better if we improved it with technology? The Challenge This challenge invites entrants to come up with creative ways to…

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Python Course Session 4

Python Course Session 4

Python Course Session 4 Objects What is an object? Attributes and method functions Defining objects Using Objects Mini Project   In case you missed a session or would like to follow along with our course in your own time we’ve posted the slides used in the course below.   To find out more about our Python Course click here. Our Arduino course was created by and is currently being taught by Will Singer. If you…

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Python Course Session 3

Python Course Session 3

Python Course Session 3 Functions and Modules What is a function? What is a module Importing and using a module Defining our own functions   In case you missed a session or would like to follow along with our course in your own time we’ve posted the slides used in the course below.   To find out more about our Python Course click here. Our Arduino course was created by and is currently being taught…

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Python Course Session 2

Python Course Session 2

Python Course Session 2 Lists and For Loops What is a list? How to navigate a list For loops in Python The range function   In case you missed a session or would like to follow along with our course in your own time we’ve posted the slides used in the course below.   To find out more about our Python Course click here. Our Arduino course was created by and is currently being taught…

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Python Course Session 1

Python Course Session 1

Python Course Session 1 Variables and Conditionals What is a variable? Variable Types and casting What is a conditional? If, For, When AND/OR Keywords range() Function I/O Flow Control Exercise   In case you missed a session or would like to follow along with our course in your own time we’ve posted the slides used in the course below.   To find out more about our Python Course click here. Our Arduino course was created…

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Python Course Session 0

Python Course Session 0

Python Course Session 0 Introduction to Python and Linux Why use Python? Introduction to Linux Difference between Python Shell and Script A quick introduction to variables and I/O   In case you missed a session or would like to follow along with our course in your own time we’ve posted the slides used in the course below.   To find out more about our Python Course click here. Our Arduino course was created by and…

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Arduino Course Session 4

Arduino Course Session 4

Arduino Course Session 4 Advanced Arduino Features Shift Register for more IO Interrupts to speed up code Timer Interrupts EEPROM If you missed our course or would like to follow along with the course online, feel free to watch our Youtube video above (coming soon). Our Arduino course was originally created by Seb Goscik. The 2015 course is being presented by Matt Isbell and organised by Marta Vicaro. This session was presented by our guest presenter, Will…

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Arduino Course Session 3

Arduino Course Session 3

Arduino Course Session 3 Exploring Serial Communication UART to PC SPI (Using SPI temperature sensor) I2C (Using I2C temperature sensor) If you missed our course or would like to follow along with the course online, feel free to watch our Youtube video above (coming soon). Our Arduino course was originally created by Seb Goscik. The 2015 course is being presented by Matt Isbell and organised by Marta Vicaro. The video was created by James Lynn. The slides…

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