Hot stuff! pi-top helps schools compete in the heat of the Solar Car Challenge

Vehicles from 30 US high schools arrived in Texas to take part in the 25th Solar Car Challenge race this summer, each hoping to cover 1,300miles from Fort Worth TX to Palmdale, CA. An event like this combining learning by making, engineering and computers had pi-top written all over it, and this year quite literally, as […]

The British Computer Society’s School Challenge 2018

Since 2013 the BCS’ Bedford branch have been running a coding competition for UK schools at Cranfield University to cultivate young computing leaders, and this year, some of the pi-top team were invited along as guests and to present the winning team with a pi-top. Mark Stewart (pi-top CCO) has a long-standing relationship with Cranfield University, one […]