Category Archives: Talks

Aeron Buchanan “The World Computer”

This Tech Talk Friday is as timely as it can be. Just a day after the Ethereum team elaborated on their launch plan in a recent blog post, Source Code brings to you a presentation about Ethereum, the World Computer, in which Aeron Buchanan explains and showcases some main elements of the project. Buchanan touches upon the reality of the World Computer covering topics like its decentralised organisation, open source software and encrypted graphic identity.

 

Chris Ward “Printing the web” at EnthusiastiCon 2015

It’s Tech Talk Friday again! Today Chris Ward talks about game development.

When Chris Ward thought about making a game, he found that sometimes simplicity in programming is better. Significant about Chris Ward’s game is that he even made the process of his game open source to make it easier for people to collaborate on the game.

Stefanie Schirmer “OMG building a shell in 10 minutes” at EnthusiastiCon

According to Wikipedia a shell script is a computer program designed to be run by a command line interpreter. Typical operations performed by shell scripts include file manipulation, program execution, and printing text.
Sounds complicated? Watch in this video how Stefanie Schirmer will build a shell in ten minutes.