Category: Spikerbox

eDay 2015 at Gateshead Library

Yet another successful day showing off our Spikerboxe,s and this time with the addition of some Arduinos. It is much more interesting building your own Arduino though, so in the spirit of (the makers of Morecambe) I made some self-build core kits available. Both the Spikerboxes and Arduinos attrackted a great deal of attention. […]

Sparks Science Collider

On the weekend of 18/19 August 2014, io Datalabs ran a 24 hour hackathon. I was asked to give a demonstration of the Spikerbox. As usual people had lots of fun trying to control one another with the human-human interface which allows one person to control another persons arm.

8 March 2014: Spikerbox Building Workshop

The first Spikerbox Building Workshop in collaboration with BackyardBrains ( was held in the UK on the 8th of May 2014, at the Institute of Neuroscience (IoN), Newcastle University. The IoN sponsored 11 students and members of staff and the School of Computing Science sponsored 3 students to attend the workshop. I received a £500 […]