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DesignSpark Community Manager and all-around geek girl.

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2 weeks ago

Cyber Girls First @ Cardiff University

The Cyber Girls First team have put on a series of very successful events in London, Cardiff, Chelmsford and Southampton, and a second Cyber Girls First Day @ Cardiff University took place last week in the School of Computer Science and Information.

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4 weeks ago

DesignSpark Community News

There’s so much going on in the world of DesignSpark! Updates to your profile page, new notifications stream and a coming soon spoiler alert! Read all about it now…

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humansbeingdigital – DesignSpark blogger exhibits @ The Lowry

Nye Thompson has been sharing her tech-inspired artwork with DesignSpark since 2013. Nye’s latest installation at the forthcoming humansbeingdigital exhibition will build on her recent project, Backdoored, focusing on the vulnerabilities of the IoT.

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DesignSpark

1 month ago

We’re recruiting a Technical Interaction Engineer

Looking for a new job? Bring your technical expertise to RS Components

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Raspberry Pi

1 month ago

New pi-top launched – get yours now

Get your hands on the brand new pi-top available from RS Components now. The latest pi-top provides more power and comes complete with inventor’s kit and full ecosystem to enable learning about coding and physical computing.

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1 month ago

Interview with 'Escape' contestant Neera Kukadia

RS Components talks to promising young female engineer about engineering as a career and her ‘Escape’ experience – the new Channel 4 reality-TV programme.

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Robotics

2 months ago

The future in motion

One of today’s big topics of discussion is the rise of the robots and whether there will be any jobs left for us less-than-perfect humans in the future!

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LeakKiller Challenge

2 months ago

LeakKiller Design Challenge Q&As

Thanks for sending your questions in with regards to the LeakKiller design challenge. Questions and answers will be added here to support all our community engineers that are taking part in the design challenge.

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LeakKiller Challenge

2 months ago

Changing the face of the insurance industry with open source IoT hardware

This month, DesignSpark and Legal & General launched the LeakKiller design challenge. This collaborative open-source hardware competition asks designers to come up with a solution to detect water leakage fast and stop it in its tracks.

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5 months ago

IIoT breathes life into obsolete assets at Nestlé

Remember Calum Finn, recent winner of an EW BrightSparks Design Engineer of Tomorrow award? We promised to catch up with Calum and find out about his winning mechatronics project in the Polo Mint Department at Nestlé UK’s York confectionery factory.

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5 months ago

Andrew Cowan - BrightSparks Class of 2017 Award Winner

Andrew has always had a passion for problem-solving, using creative thinking to come up with novel solutions. At school, his interest in electronics and attention to detail led to Andrew winning a number of prizes and awards.

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Robotics

5 months ago

Meet Team Carbide - Robot Wars UK Champions 2017

Team Carbide – 2017 champion of UK TV show 'Robot Wars’ – talk to RS Components about what's inside its winning robot.