Tagged: open source

Developers invited to a northern hemisphere ‘Summer of Code’ - Stick

Peter Kerr Apr 01, 2012

A couple of New Zealand based businesses are in on the wider opportunity for New Zealand-based trainee coders to gain invaluable experience (and pay) through Google’s Summer of Code. University students in New Zealand will have a unique opportunity to … Continue reading → … Read More

Kiwi conference to get to the core of computing opportunity - Stick

Peter Kerr Mar 08, 2012

Lurking below the IT headline generating buzz of Apps and social media and smart phones is a core change racing in parallel with its sometimes perceived more glamorous cousins. The very way computers and computing itself, works, has changed. The … Continue reading → … Read More

‘Ordered anarchy’ delivers creative projects at better value - Stick

Peter Kerr Mar 01, 2012

At first blush, a business with no bosses as such, run on a democratic basis where participants opt in on projects would seem a recipe for a disaster. Yet, 30-month old Wellington collective (if that’s the correct term), with an … Continue reading → … Read More

TOSP Episode 17: January 16th 2012 - misc.ience

Aimee Whitcroft Jan 16, 2012

[Original post on the Sciblogs The Official Sciblogs Podcast site] Greetings, listeners! This week, aimee was away in Melbourne at the inagural AdaCamp barcamp.  So Elf brought in his good friend Haritina Mogosanu, who works with KiwiSpace and World Space Week, to co-host with him. They talked about the number of planets in our galaxy, [...] … Read More

TOSP Episode 13: December 5th 2011 - misc.ience

Aimee Whitcroft Dec 07, 2011

[Original post on the Sciblogs The Official Sciblogs Podcast site] Another week, another collection of brilliant stuff to talk about. This week, Elf and aimee talk about groups.  Well, mostly groups, but also weta, astronomy, learning and why we don’t have a cure for AIDS.  As for groups – we look into how StarCraft 2 [...] … Read More

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