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Grant Potter

Odriod

The ODROID means Open + Droid. It is a development platform for the hardware as well as the software.

Grant Potter

Beagleboard

The boards are low-cost, fan-less single-board computers based on low-power Texas Instruments processors featuring the ARM Cortex-A series core with all of the expandability of today's desktop machines, but without the bulk, expense, or noise.

Grant Potter

Grant Potter

https://blog.ouseful.info/2017/06/16/pondering-what-digital-first-and-university-of-the-cloud-mean/ @psychemedia "We should be using software that runs as a service and is delivered directly through the browser. Service based, personal computing in the cloud."

Grant Potter

https://blog.ouseful.info/2017/04/06/getting-web-services-up-and-running-on-amazon-web-services-aws-using-vagrant-and-the-aws-cli/ via: @psychemedia "If we want to start developing digital skills at scale, we need to get the initiatives out of the computing departments and into the technology departments, and science departments, and engineering departments, and humanities departments, and social science departments…"

Grant Potter

Grant Potter

http://software-carpentry.org/ 'Our mission is to teach researchers basic lab skills for scientific computing: the tools and techniques that will help them get more done in less time, and with less pain.'

Grant Potter

"In the 21st century, proprietary software is computing for suckers." http://www.theguardian.com/technology/2015/may/22/malware-viruses-companies-preinstall