6 things posted by Paul Limbrick

£2500 Environmental Data Challenge

Posted on February 3, 2014 in .

MDDA is looking for a developer to build a prototype application using new real time environmental data. The application should use the data from our wireless sensor network and can be a proof of concept showing use or benefit. Examples might include a visualisation, a native or web app, or something that combines these ideas.
We’d like your expressions of interest by 9am Friday 7 February.

Alf Rehn: Dangerous Ideas (Cornerhouse, 10 March)

Posted on February 25, 2011 in , , .

When was the last time you truly came up with a great idea? An idea which changed the direction of your sector, never mind your company?

In Dangerous Ideas, Alf Rehn makes a case for individuals and organisations to “shock themselves into change” by stepping out of their comfort zone.

Manchester Girl Geek Tea Party – Sunday 29 August 2010

Posted on August 26, 2010 in , , .

Share Your Enthusiasm!

Do you have a passion for technology? What gadget could you not live without? What wonder of science do you think the world should know about? Do you like cake?

Ideas wanted for world’s first user-generated event

Posted on May 19, 2009 in , .

Mancunians are invited to come up with inspirational ideas for the ‘Cutting Room Experiment’ on Saturday 20 June in Ancoats in east Manchester – an afternoon of activities where every event has been created out of an idea from members of the public.

Firmstart Open Evening 26 November

Posted on November 24, 2008 in , , , , , , .

Firmstart (Manchester) Ltd is celebrating its 21st birthday with an open evening on Wednesday 26 November at the St Wilfrid’s Enterprise Centre, Hulme.

More Windows Updates

Posted on April 29, 2008 in , .

Although Windows XP is being retired from sale for new PCs, Microsoft is due to release Service Pack3 later today.