The IT sector is an exciting, evolving and ever expanding market industry to work in. In fact, 500,000 new professionals will be needed in the UK over the next five years to fill the expansion in jobs and what is a growing skills gap. A great way to fill this void is through IT Apprenticeships. The Apprenticeship… Continue reading An interview with the First Female Microsoft Apprentice of the Year
We often review headphones here on GirlyGeekdom however it is rare that we have headphones sent that are designed and made especially for children and that is what happened this week! Philips have just released their Kids headphones which are suitable from 3 years old +. These headphones are volume capped to 85Db to protect… Continue reading Philips Kids Headphones – Volume Capped!
Televisions have come a long way since 1926 when Scottish inventor John Logie Baird publicly demonstrated his new invention. The first colour broadcast took place 50 years ago on 1st Janurary 1954, however the technology wasn’t cheap, and so many people didn’t have access to a colour TV until the mid to late 1960s. 4K… Continue reading The Future of 4K TV
In our fourth video of our Inspire series we asked BBC Click's LJ Rich and all tech wonder girl what got her into gadgets and technology. What you may not realise is that LJ is both into technology and music and she recently won a music hackathon! LJ has a music degree and doesn't have your typical tech… Continue reading Inspire: Three Questions with LJ Rich
In our third video of our Inspire series we asked Ortis Deley former Gadget Show presenter and all round gadget fiend what got him into gadgets and technology. What you may not realise is that Ortis has a BSc in Pharmacy and has also been on Tomorrow's World. You can find out more about Ortis… Continue reading Inspire: Three Questions with Ortis Deley
I was lucky enough to be invited to the launch of Lenovo's latest products and what a launch it was. The latest Lenovo products quite simply took your breath away. To be honest I really wasn't expecting to go oooh and aaaah! It was like watching a firework display but better! The products that were launched at this event… Continue reading A week with the Lenovo Yoga 3 Pro & The Launch!
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… Continue reading Inspire: Three Questions with Kate Russell
Smart phones seem to be growing and growing in size over the past few years but unless you are a child your hands just aren't growing at the same rate... What can you do to combat the ever increasing screen size without compromising on usability? It seems like smaller screen phones just aren't in fashion… Continue reading Are smart phones getting too big?
You may or may not realise it but today is Ada Lovelace day... Some may wonder who is Ada and others ask why does Ada matter so much... Well here goes.. Ada Lovelace is an inspirational young woman and a technology pioneer. There aren't many female technology pioneers out there and so we love to… Continue reading Why Ada Matters
So often us geeks tend to use post it notes for one thing or another. Whilst the history of these incredibly useful sticky notes is fascinating that's not what this article is a about. We randomly came across these little beauties! Tetris Notes! Why not put all your notes into a game of tetris... I… Continue reading Post it notes for geeks!