Category Archives: News

The Need for Speed

Fast internet has always been important at TOG. Our internet speed has been upgraded from 8Mb to 20Mb, now also allowing for truly unlimited downloads. As part of the changes we also changed landline number. If the space is open, before dropping in during the day, the landline can be used to check if it’s going to close […]

Lightbox Labs

TOG would like to welcome a new hackerspace to Ireland. Lightbox Lab is a new makerspace basied in Drogheda. Still in planing stages, they have hit the ground runing with a soldering workshop and an upcoming Python class. If you’re in the area drop by to one of their events.

Accepted to Dublin’s Mini Maker Faire

Just a quick update to let you all know that we have be accepted to take part in Dublin’s first Mini Maker Faire. We plan to bring our usual mix of interesting projects along with a host of new projects we are working on. Save the Date -  14th July, 2012 in the  Science Gallery, Trinity College […]

Flyers have arrived

Flyers have arrived if your around and pop in please take a few we need to advertise TOG a bit more [nggallery id=31] If you can think of anywhere we should put these please let us know in comments below. Thanks

Recognition As A Charitable Organisation

One of the earliest questions we had when starting TOG in the spring of 2009 was how much would it cost to keep a hackerspace in Ireland running? All of us can probably think some of the regular costs; rent, electricity, gas, internet, insurance, etc. A less common known cost is rates. Rates is a […]

Hackerspace @ Electric Picnic

Members from hackerspaces all over Ireland will be forming a temporary hackerspace at Electric Picnic this year. We will be in Mindfield area on Saturday and Sunday from 6pm to 8pm. Our home for the weekend will be the incredible inflatable Ignition Stage. We will be running  drop in workshops. Details of the workshops below. Come on by to […]