Author Archives: tdr

Learn to Solder Summer Festivals

We are bringing out famous ‘Learn to Solder’ area to a number of festivals this summer. Our fun packed area gives kids of all ages the chance to learn some basics electronics and soldering skills. As always we use partfusion‘s ( Irish Maker)  fabulous I can solder badge and we will have a few surprise […]

Data 59.0 Short Talks Hardware Hacking

Date: Thursday, June 27, 2013 – 18:00 to 19:30 Location: Science Gallery Cafe Admission: Free Tickets: pre booking advised We are delighted to be invited to speak at the upcoming Data 59.0 event.  A night full of interesting talks on hardware hacking, hackers and hackerspaces.  Original post from Data continues below.

From the Mail Bag – Call for Makers – Maker Faire Rome

Call for Makers for Maker Faire Rome is now open. Coined as the european edition, this is the first year that a Maker Faire will take place in Rome. The event itself is in October from the 3rd until the 6th.  The organizers of the faire have sent us an Ambassador pack filled with flyers,  posters, stickers,  badges and a special edition Arduino Uno. Any of these can […]

From the Mail Bag – Thanks from Engineers Ireland

Back in February, we were delighted to run and take part in three events for engineers week. We ran a Bridge Building Competition, a Night of Ideas and helped run Science Hack Day Dublin.  We have some great snaps of the events  over on our gallery. The letter from Engineers Ireland is below.  

DojoCon

DojoCon takes place on Saturday 13th of April.  A conference for mentors of the now global coder dojo movement. We are delighted to be showcasing hakerspaces along with our friends from lightbox lab.

From the Mail Bag – Greeting from Techinc

A nice postcard from our friends in techinc.