Author: Celine Boudier

Code for Life, inspiring the next generation of technologists

Welcome to the Ocado Technology Webinars, where you can hear from the people building the ground-breaking, game-changing technology that powers Ocado, the world's largest online-only grocery retailer.

In this webinar Celine Boudier, Code for Life team leader, talks about how a group of volunteers at Ocado Technology are creating...

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Rapid Router game from Ocado gets a Christmas makeover

You know Dasher and Dancer and Prancer and Vixen, but do you recall the most famous reindeer of all?

Ocado has employed the services of Santa and the world’s most famous red-nosed reindeer to help students improve their coding skills.

Winter scene in Rapid Router

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Code for Life World Tour part 1 – Poland

Poland is a beautiful country: great (and cheap) beer, pierogi, dragons and dwarves, castles, computer geeks… But something was missing: Code For Life volunteers!

A group of Code for Lifers from our Hatfield office have been visiting our international offices to spread the word about the initiative and drum...

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Playtime with the BBC micro:bit – getting to grips with new education technology

The BBC micro:bit is finally out! Last week I headed over to the University of Hertfordshire to have some fun programming it.

Mike Platt, from the university’s School of Education, was very welcoming and lent us some of the precious micro:bits to play with. There were around 10 teachers...

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