A Sneak Preview Of The Hacker Warehouse Badge

A Sneak Preview Of The Hacker Warehouse Badge

We have been fortunate sufficient to get our fingers on a hand-soldered prototype of the new Hacker Warehouse badge, and boy is that this one a deal with. It’s trendy, it’s blinky, and most impressively, it’s a really useful gizmo. This badge can change the Google Authenticator two issue authentication app in your telephone, and […]

Open Source DIY Printers are Alive and Well: What We Saw At ERRF 18

Open Source DIY Printers are Alive and Well: What We Saw At ERRF 18

If you observe the desktop 3D printer market, it in all probability received’t shock you to listen to that almost each 3D printer on show on the inaugural East Coast RepRap Festival (ERRF) was made in China. Even Printrbot CEO Brook Drumm needed to admit that this was the yr his firm might lastly chew […]

Tiny Printers Get Color Mixing

Tiny Printers Get Color Mixing

Last weekend was the inaugural East Coast RepRap Festival in stunning Bel Air, Maryland. Like it’s associated con, the Midwest RepRap Festival, ERRF is held in the course of nowhere, surrounded by farms, and is stuffed with solely individuals who need to be there. It is the anti-Maker Faire; solely the individuals who have cool […]

After The Sun Set On San Mateo, LED Takes Over Hackaday’s BAMF Meetup

After The Sun Set On San Mateo, LED Takes Over Hackaday’s BAMF Meetup

After this Spring’s Bay Area Maker Faire closed down for Saturday evening and kicked all people out, the enjoyable moved on to O’Neill’s Irish Pub the place Hackaday and Tindie held our fifth annual meetup for fellow Maker Faire attendees. How do we discover like-minded hackers in a crowded bar? It’s simple: search for tables lit […]

The Electric Vehicles Of EMF Camp

The Electric Vehicles Of EMF Camp

There is pleasure within the hearts of British and European and software program hackers and makers, for that is an EMF Camp 12 months. Every couple of years, our group comes collectively for 3 summer season days in a area someplace, and because of an enormous quantity of labor from its organizers and a ton […]

VCF East XIII is Right Around the Corner

VCF East XIII: Another Day in Retro Paradise

While the climate alternated between mist and monsoon for many of it, the thirteenth annual Vintage Computer Festival East was nonetheless an enormous success. People got here from all around the nation, and certainly the world, to point out off computer systems and tools that was simply older than a lot of these in attendance. […]

This Weekend: The East Coast RepRap Festival

This Weekend: The East Coast RepRap Festival

Are you round Philly, Baltimore, or DC, and on the lookout for one thing enjoyable to do that weekend? Great information, as a result of Saturday sees the beginning of the first inaugural East Coast RepRap Festival in Bel Air, Maryland. Eh, we’ll seize some Bohs and boil up some crabs. It’ll be a good time. […]

VCF East: Cactus, Retro Because it Wants to Be

VCF East: Cactus, Retro Because it Wants to Be

Among the rows of digital dinosaurs, one blinking entrance panel stood out. It definitely appeared the a part of a retro pc; with banks of blinking LEDs and multicolored paddle switches. But upon nearer inspection, the laser reduce picket entrance panel betrays the truth that this machine is an impostor. It might have the looks […]

VCF East: SDR on the Altair 8800

VCF East: SDR on the Altair 8800

You’d be forgiven for those who thought software program outlined radio (SDR) was a comparatively current discovery. After all, few outdoors of the hardcore novice radio circles had been even conversant in the idea till it was found that low-cost USB TV tuners may very well be used as pretty first rate receivers from a number […]