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The most powerful games console in history is officially here

The most powerful console ever made is here. Xbox One X launch day has arrived, and it’s arrived packing enough power under the hood for 4K gaming and movies, with the fastest internals ever to grace a games console. We could talk about clock speeds, processing power, teraflops and more … Read more »

Microsoft announces largest wind energy deal in the Netherlands

Microsoft has announced its second European wind project in the Netherlands with Vattenfall, one of Europe’s largest electricity and heat retail and producers. Microsoft will purchase 100 percent of the wind energy generated from a 180-megawatt wind farm that is adjacent to its local datacentre operations in the Netherlands. The … Read more »

Expedition micro:bit – inspiring Dutch children to code

Think back to your early childhood. What do you remember? Running around the school playground? Learning maths? Creating a huge mess in art class? For most of us reading this, we’ll have plenty of memories from attending school as young children – but hardly any of us will have any … Read more »

European children teach MEPs how to code in the EU Parliament

Earlier this week on 17 October, 40 young coders from across Europe travelled to the European Parliament in Brussels to showcase their coding and technology skills at the fifth annual EUDojo event. Taking place during Europe Code Week, the event, run by CoderDojo – an organisation dedicated to encouraging children … Read more »

When fashion meets technology, sparks fly

Main image credit: Kanerva Mantila & Marko Rantanen When Mert Otsamo was a young child, he began making clothes inspired by cartoons and videogames. Fashion has always been in his blood. Based in Finland, the self-taught designer whose heritage lies in Northern Ostrobothnia and Turkey, has already been featured in … Read more »