Aoibheann Mangan, a Coolest Projects veteran “ninja” from Mayo, at the event last year

What happens when you encourage children to create things with technology? A visit to the annual Coolest Projects Awards will give you hundreds of ans(...)

  CoderDojo Co-Founder James Whelton and 9-year-old coder Michael Comiskey: Beginning with one club in Cork in 2011, the open-access programming movement has grown to become a global network of 1,250 clubs across almost 70 countries. Photograph:  Nick Bradshaw

Irish tech charity CoderDojo is to merge with the Raspberry Pi Foundation, maker of the world’s only €5 computer, in a move that will create the large(...)

The “hour of code” event this Wednesday and Thursday aims to broaden global participation in computer science

Microsoft Ireland will run an “hour of code” this Wednesday and Thursday, inviting every school in Ireland to take part. The initiative aims to broad(...)