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Tuesday, 21 June 2016 00:00

21/06/16 Pong IRL

Pong IRL

16-06-21 pong 2001972 was a spectacular year, for many reasons, not just because my beloved Tottenham Hotspur won the first ever UEFA Cup final. No. 1972 was the year video game pioneer title Pong was released by Atari, gracing our screens with an actual game to played against an actual computer, right in your living room. Gaming has taken unfathomable leaps since that time, and we rest upon the precipice of a world immersed in virtual reality environments.

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Tuesday, 21 October 2014 00:00

21-10-14 - Those First Moments

circuit board fisheye 200Those First Moments

For an area of continued growth, exploration and of some excitement for future generations of electrical engineers, look no further than the humble Arduino. Comprised of a single-board microcontroller, the Arduino project was breathed into life as a 2005 project for several students at the Interaction Design Insitute Ivrea, Italy. Initial units cost around $100 to manufacture, an outlay deemed too expensive for students.

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