Don’t have plans Friday night? Want to show your s.o. what hacking is about? Or just want to play with random new technologies and learn something fun?
This is a semi-structured exploration of a new topic each week using components and tutorials provided by Hackerboxes.
When: Every Friday, May 10 – 31, 2019 9:00 PM
Prerequisites: Curiosity and willingness to try new things
May 10: #0035 Electrochemisty.
Includes: breathalyzer, water quality tester, air pollution sensor and more.
CANCELED: May 17: #0033 Toys of Summer
Learn and play with Python on a ready-made microcontroller with an embedded MicroPython O/S. Also: fun with self-flashing LEDs!
Sorry folks, I didn’t get any RSVPs for this one so I’m going to reschedule it at a later date.
May 24: #0034 SubGHz Radio
Explore radio communications in the sub-GHz range, including software defined radio (SDR)!
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May 31: #0036 Jumbotron
Program a 64×32 full-color LED display (the same kind used in making real jumbotrons) using an ESP32 single-chip computer with integrated wifi and Bluetooth.
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Take home a Hackerbox: $42.
Play around with a Hackerbox: members: free, non-members: $10