Trendy Techie’s Geeky Gift Guide & Giveaway 2017

Trendy Techie’s Geeky Gift Guide & Giveaway 2017

It's that time of year again! The snow has started to fall and Starbucks is serving drinks in holiday cups and my inbox is filling with invitations to festive parties. I'm excited to bring to you my recommendations for the perfect geeky gifts for your adorkable loved ones. Whether you're shopping for the developer, designer, [...]

A Pixar Lover’s Guide to Hackathon Success – by Charmaine Lee

A Pixar Lover’s Guide to Hackathon Success – by Charmaine Lee

Our latest #TrendyTechieContributor @charmaine_klee shares her tips for #hackathon success!

Trendy Techie’s Exam Survival Guide

Trendy Techie’s Exam Survival Guide

Tried and tested through my experience as a Computer Science undergrad, here is my foolproof 3-step study plan.

Trendy Techie’s Guide to Working Remotely: Staying Motivated When Your Home is Your Workplace

Trendy Techie’s Guide to Working Remotely: Staying Motivated When Your Home is Your Workplace

A hallmark of a job in technology, the freedom to work from home can be a dream come true. But in the comfort of your own home, it can get too comfortable, and productivity can start to slip away. During the last three years I've held jobs in different cities and time zones from my home office, and [...]

Trendy Techie’s Guide to the 10 BEST Geeky Gifts of 2016

Trendy Techie’s Guide to the 10 BEST Geeky Gifts of 2016

Merry merry everyone! The holidays are upon us like a pack of robot reindeer, racing down the highways, charging up your driveway, and knocking down your door with all the force of Santa Claus after he's eaten all your cookies. Whether you've got your shopping done already or you still haven't found the perfect presents for all your loved ones, Trendy Techie [...]

Trendy Techie’s Guide to the Grace Hopper Celebration

Trendy Techie’s Guide to the Grace Hopper Celebration

The Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing is the Mecca for women in technology. Taking place in Houston this year, GHC will attract 15,000 attendees for three days jam-packed with hundreds of technical sessions, career talks, company events, and research presentations from technology's most prominent thought leaders. For many attendees, Grace Hopper is their first conference, [...]

Seven Summer Shoe Staples

Seven Summer Shoe Staples

I often get asked about my shoes, so I've put together this little catalog of my seven favourite pairs for summer occasions. 1. The All-Day Sandals Comfy sandals you can wear all weekend, whether you're lounging in your backyard or exploring the streets of a new city. My favourite pair are from Massarotto Luisa Calzature in Castel [...]