Inventor | Makertorium Ltd
I am an inventor, engineer, writer and presenter. Other stuff: Royal Academy of Engineering Visiting Professor of Engineering: Creativity and Communication at Brunel University London; Fellow of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers and have a PhD in bubbles; Judge on BBC Robot Wars.
1 week ago
Gaslighting, falsehoods, FAKE NEWS etc. all contribute to the loss of trust that we are having within our country. And with loss of trust, goes loss of community. And a loss of community means we won't thrive.
I often rejoice in my failures. I enjoy making fun of myself. However ...
It's easy to see that many industries are struggling during the Corona Crisis - but which ones are doing well?
3 months ago
How one manufacturing company on the Isle of Wight has partnered with other Island companies to help during the Corona crisis.
This article describes use patterns that experienced MQTT application developers often adopt. It brings together some best practices that are often found in code, passed on verbally, or held in the minds of experienced MQTT practitioners.
The concepts behind the Internet of Things (IoT). Why a low cost, credit-card sized computer called a Raspberry Pi, the MQTT messaging protocol and Node-RED - a visual flow programming language - are the ideal tools for building your own IoT device.
MQTT is a messaging system for the Internet of Things. It makes it easy to get your Things connected using a widely used, standardised protocol. This article explains the important parts, what it is, how to use it and why it was developed.
Technology that is used in getting broadband to our houses is also being used to develop more accurate atomic clocks for use in space.
Continuing Professional Development – take the opportunity to learn new stuff!
Fusion, Culham and doughnuts.
8 months ago
Watch stand-up comedian Bec Hill in Virtual Reality – available from Friday November 8th, 2019.