More than 30 Syrian newcomers to Halifax took part in a five-day programming camp hosted by Dal students, in which they learned website development skills and explored opportunities in computer science. We’ve been invited along by the event organisers at the historic King Edward Vi School , where the legendary English playwright was educated, and will have a table in the ‘history of computing’ section (see below) of this fantastic, free and fun-packed digital day out dedicated to computer science and computing in education, industry and leisure.
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Computer clubs are sadly rare as hen’s teeth these days, unlike the heyday of the UK home computing revolution in the 1980s-90s, so it’s great to receive a report from Robert Hazelby about the phoenix-like return to the scene of a once-thriving group focusing on the ever-popular Commodore Amiga!
A great little show for computer fans with retro, hobby and education computing interests is ready to RUN this Saturday in Stratford-upon-Avon, England – at Shakespeare’s school! While many software makers promote responsible disclosure, it isn’t universally backed by the security community. Finch, who interviewed criminals about why and how they commit crimes and the impact new technology is likely to have on them, found fraudsters were tenacious and would change their methods to elude new security measures. Yahoo is playing host to thousands of phishing sites and doesn’t have sufficiently well-trained staff to address the problem of online fraud, according to a leading anti-spam and security organization on Tuesday. The team believes that eventually more qubits— perhaps as many as 100 — could be added to their quantum computer module. The museum also runs computer clubs for people of all ages and organises regular events such as live action Pacman tournaments.
Terry Jones wrote the accompanying book, entitled Douglas Adams Starship Titanic, since Adams was too busy with the computer game to do both. After the event’s successful, albeit somewhat smaller, comeback event Winter Warmer 2015 , last November, and previous big event successes , REVIVAL once again returns to large scale this summer with the aptly titled REVIVAL Solstice 2016. However, you can easily get virtual desktops on Windows XP. The means to get virtual desktops on Windows XP is very safe for the computer. Enter your email address to follow Retro Computing News and receive notifications of new posts by email.