Innovative Cyber Security Solutions showcasing at Titanic Belfast

ICT KTN and the Centre for Secure Information Technologies at Queen’s University Belfast have teamed up to bring you this opportunity to see great cyber security solutions and the latest research in a lovely setting – the new Titanic Belfast. Attendance is free but places are limited. Information and registration here: http://www.csit.qub.ac.uk/News/Events/#d.en.402690 About Sarah LambSarah … Read more

About Sarah Lamb

Sarah is a freelance writer with a masters degree in Computer Science. Sarah writes about innovation, technology and social media. She has a keen interest in gender diversity with the IT sector and founded Girl Geek Dinners in 2005

Apprentices & Technicians Gain Recognition with IET

The Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) has launched a new awards scheme to recognise the best and the brightest apprentices and technicians. The scheme will see an apprentice, a technician and an Armed Forces technician walk away with £1,000 each, two years free membership of the IET and payment of their professional registration fees. … Read more

About Sarah Lamb

Sarah is a freelance writer with a masters degree in Computer Science. Sarah writes about innovation, technology and social media. She has a keen interest in gender diversity with the IT sector and founded Girl Geek Dinners in 2005

Women in IT – The final frontier?

First and foremost I have to say I feel very privileged to be writing for Girly Geekdom, especially considering I’m a boy! Never one to shy away from controversy, I thought I’d jump right in and talk about an area I’m comfortable with, Women in IT. Working within the marketing department for a global IT Training Company I’m surrounded … Read more

About Ed Jones

Ed Jones works for Firebrand Training as a Technical Writer and Head of Content Creation. A self-professed geek, he enjoys DIY (aka wrecking) on his PC whilst chasing after all the latest gadgets.

FDM’s Executive Women in IT event: The G-Factor: Driving Change Through Leadership. Insights in a nutshell

On Friday 25th January FDM hosted its first women in IT event for clients at Glaziers Hall, London Bridge. Attended primarily by executives in the technology industry and featuring a panel of executive women from the sector, the event addressed the issue of increasing gender diversity in the workplace. The ‘glass ceiling’: How to get … Read more

About Sarah Lamb

Sarah is a freelance writer with a masters degree in Computer Science. Sarah writes about innovation, technology and social media. She has a keen interest in gender diversity with the IT sector and founded Girl Geek Dinners in 2005

The Future of TV

Last Tuesday TV producers, media startups, channel execs and the general technorati met up at Tech Talkfest to hear the expert panel discuss the hot topic that is “The Future of TV”. The panel was split 50:50 between traditional TV broadcasting and online video startups. On the right we had Channel 5 Digital Media Director, … Read more

About Zoe Cunningham

Zoe Cunningham has been working in technology for over 12 years and is currently Managing Director at Softwire Technology. In her spare time she volunteers with a Ghanaian development charity, produces and presents two radio shows and plays backgammon to world class level (she won the Ladies' World Championship in 2010!).

IPad3 vs iPad Mini

My husband got an iPad mini for Christmas. Or, OK, to put it another way, I bought my husband an iPad mini for Christmas. Yes, it was a vicarious purchase. A friend had been extolling the virtues of the iPad mini. It’s lighter, you can hold it in one hand and you don’t notice the … Read more

About Zoe Cunningham

Zoe Cunningham has been working in technology for over 12 years and is currently Managing Director at Softwire Technology. In her spare time she volunteers with a Ghanaian development charity, produces and presents two radio shows and plays backgammon to world class level (she won the Ladies' World Championship in 2010!).

Call for Makers: UK Maker Faire 2013

In case you didn’t already know Maker Faire is now running in the UK!  I know there are a few people that I know who love making things and this event is perfect for them!  Here’s what the call for Makers has to say: Maker Faire showcases the amazing work of all kinds and ages … Read more

About Sarah Lamb

Sarah is a freelance writer with a masters degree in Computer Science. Sarah writes about innovation, technology and social media. She has a keen interest in gender diversity with the IT sector and founded Girl Geek Dinners in 2005