Should You Buy An Industrial Computer?

Your big business project is only as strong as its weakest link and that’s why you shouldn’t skimp on things like the computer that might be running it. Depending on the nature of your business, if it’s not for home or office use, you might just need an industrial computer. Industrial Computer or Standard PC? … 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

Inspire: Three Questions with Kate Russell

In our second video in our inspire series we catch up with BBC Click’s Kate Russell.  Many of you probably know Kate from her time at BBC Click but did you also know that she is a published author and has spoken at Girl Geek Dinners! We asked Kate three questions to provide an insight … 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

5 Things to do when Facebook is down…

Many of you are sat there wondering what to do with yourselves whilst Facebook is down… Well here are a few simple ideas: Try a new or different social media platform.  Most people have reverted to Twitter or G+ whilst Facebook sort out their site but why not also consider browsing a few pinboards on … 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

North West Tech Companies – Where’s the money?

There are literally billions of pounds of money available to help innovative companies expand what they do. Could you use some of this? On July 8th 2013, at the Liverpool Innovation Centre, a free event will be laid on giving advice on at the many sources of funding available to support R&D work. This half-day … 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

Getting the most out of Windows 8 Features – Refresh and Reset

So far in this series of ‘getting the most out of Windows 8 features‘ we’ve covered Family Safety and File History. AKA protect your kids on the web and prevention of data loss. In today’s post we look at Refresh and Reset, for the lovers of speed and hoarders of desktop applications amongst you, this … 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.

Have you put anyone forward for IET Young Woman Engineer of the Year Award?

The deadline for entries for the IET Young Woman Engineer of the Year Award is fast approaching and I would strongly encourage all companies and individuals with shining stars within their companies to put someone forward and showcase their talents!  Here’s some information about the awards and the deadlines.  Let’s showcase some of our young … 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

Just How Smart the future of television is…

If you’ve spent any time recently in the electronics department in any department store in the US or UK then you have probably noticed that TV’s are getting much more intelligent and feature rich.  These fancy internet enabled Smart TV‘s are fast becoming the norm and technology is moving on faster than ever before in … 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