Building a micro:bit gesture controlled lamp

How I used a BBC micro:bit, an Arduino and a bunch of Neopixels to build a gesture controlled lamp.

The Neuroscience of Psychedelics

My summary on Michael Pollan's fantastic new book How to Change Your Mind - The New Science of Psychedelics.

My 2019 Charity Plendge

My thoughts on publically pledging how much I'll give to charity in 2019 and why I think it's important to do so.

Obligatory Altruism

To what extent are we morally obligated to making the world a better place through being altruistic.

Attaching a Raspberry Pi camera to a drone

How I attached a Raspberry Pi and camera module to a drone to record first person video footage.

Building a huge display of 576 ping-pong balls

How I used 600 LEDs and 576 glowing ping-pong balls to make a giant outdoor installation for a festival.

Building a wearable camera

How I used a Raspberry Pi to build a wearable camera to take timelapse videos on holiday.

IoThenticate

An authentication service without passwords

Seymour. See-more

Our own suit of virtual reality kits made within a 24hr hackathon

Dropbox Live

A Raspberry Pi strapped to a DSLR camera which automatically uploads images to Dropbox

Building an Intel Edison powered car

How I built a WiFi controlled car built with the Intel Edison

The Christmas Boombox on Wheels

A boombox on wheels which follows you around playing Christmas music.

Shitty Links

A satire game based on CityLink's poor customer service.

DigiPlay

A gaming system helping to bring together Mc Donald's and their customers.

Nabu Gamers

An app for Razer Nabu users to see other gamers close to them.

Carbon Steel Man Renders The World

Turning a 12 year old into the next Iron Man

Gaming For Good

A game which raises money for charity

My First Hardware Hack

A rover robot controlled by an Arduino

Digital Rube Goldberg Machine

A Rube Goldberg machine consisting of daisy-chaining lots of different APIs and technologies together.

Smart Chef

Smartchef takes some of the effort out of cooking by automating a significant portion of the cooking process.

Motion Perfect

Utilise the quality of your exercises.

Price Trakker Joins TrueStart

Price Trakker officially gets accepted into the TrueStart investment hub specifically designed to support innovation in the retail, consumer and fashion sectors.

Hack The Rack

A business intelligence dashboard for Sainsbury's store managers.

The Hacker Blog

A Blogging platform for hackathon enthusiasts.

Attension Seeker

An app which allows educators to track the movement of students to better retention rates.

My Flood Plan

An app for the 'Department for Environment Food & Rural Affairs' which gives members of the public personalized live flooding information and advice.

Pocket High Street

The Search engine for your High Street.

Westminster Parking

An App which gives drivers directions to the closest locations, in Westminster, most likely to have an empty parking space, taking into account preferences for space actually being available, distance to drive and probability of experiencing vehicle/personal crime close to the parking bay.

Loco

Allowing governments to open up public data to citizens.

Secure Chat

A secure NSA-proof messaging app.

Hue.Net

A .Net libary built to help users control their Philips Hue lighting systems via the cloud.

Google Chrome Cats

A Chrome Extension which replaces every image on the ineternet to a random picture of a cat.

Dress Finder

A way of shopping for the perfect dress from all of your favorite stores at the same time.

Last.FM Analytics

Allowing music lovers to visualise their music data.

Featured in the Microsoft Student Blog

My blog post about how I strted my company PriceTrakker using Microsoft technology as a student