Digital Shoreditch Creative Tech Day » Didgeroo

Digital Shoreditch Creative Tech Day

Oct 01, 2012

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At the end of summer (summer? what summer?) Didgeroo participated as an exhibitor at a day showcasing local tech companies in Shoreditch. The event was sponsored by Hackney Council to promote TechCity/Silicon Roundabout to media and business visitors to the Olympics.

We had a great day at the event and loads of interesting people. It was particularly impressive to see the number and variety of exhibitors, ranging from mobile app developers to QA services.

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One of the highlights of the day was Didgeroos’ own Retro Arcade! To attract visitors to our display and simply for the fun of it, we showed off a classic Apple Macintosh Plus and an Atari 2600. The old Atari proved particularly popular and initiated a passionately fought Frogger battle. Congratulations to Matt Evans of the Solid State group for setting the highest score.

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Also on the day, Chris Skitch was interviewed by Tech City Insider on a range of topics, from “What does Didgeroo do?” to “What technologies are Didgeroo most excited about?”. Listen to the full interview here: http://didge.ro/tci