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Archive for July, 2013

Blocking online pornography – is that enough to protect families?

Monday, July 22nd, 2013

The Government has decided to force ISPs to block pornography by default for UK households. BBC story: Online pornography to be blocked by default, PM to announce. Households will be able to opt-in to be able to access pornography, although some further content may be restricted and search terms blocked. Online pornography is one of […]

Help Your Kids with Science – Book

Thursday, July 18th, 2013

I have always had an interest for science which I try to pass on to my own children. I will often take my children to science museums for a day out and often talk to my children about how things work whilst out and about. For instance my 5 year old son already has a […]

Heritage motor museum – follow-up visit

Wednesday, July 17th, 2013

I’ve already posted details about our visit to the Heritage Motor Museum Gaydon from last year. At the time I expected to go back again that same year, but never got around to it. It was by my children’s request that we visited again during the Easter holiday this year. We still didn’t get to […]

Raspberry Pi camera module part 2

Friday, July 12th, 2013

When the Raspberry Pi camera board was first released it sold out within a day or so. Farnell have now got the second batch and are back in stock. Raspberry Pi camera board from Farnell. I’ve previously posted some photos of our Bee Box Raspberry Pi project taken with the Raspberry Pi camera module. Since […]


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