Author Archives: tdr

Makerspace Forming in Swords

Swords is a large town in north county Dublin with over 42,000 people calling it home. A group has come together to get a makerspace off the ground to serve the area. – Swords Makerspace (SMS) To learn more and get involved, head over to their meetup page. They are starting off with weekly coding […]

TOG @ Coolest Projects

Coolest Projects International is a world-leading showcase for young innovators who make stuff with technology. If you’re up to 18 and you’re making something with technology for fun, to solve a problem, or as a creative outlet, then we want you to come out and share your project with us! This free event will take […]

We feature in HackSpace magazine #18

In this month’s Hackspace magazine our own Jeffrey Roe is interviewed in a profile on our space. You can download all issues for free in pdf format. Check it out on page 29 – 32 https://hackspace.raspberrypi.org/issues/18

Particulate matter alert!

A few weeks ago on twitter, our friends from 57North Hacklab put is touch with people who were interested in buidling a DIY air quality monitoring system. We were pointed to the great work being done by luftdaten project. Luftdaten is a citizen science project to collect data of particular matter from homemade monitoring units. All the data is open and available to […]

Dublin Maker 2019 – Open Call

We are super proud to be supporting Dublin Maker this year and announcing there open call. Dublin Maker are looking for makers, tinkerers, artists, inventors, hackers and do-it-yourselfers.The event gives an opportunity to showcase projects, prototypes, inventions and run workshops at Dublin Maker on the 20th of July in Merrion Square to 10,000 people . http://www.dublinmaker.ie/open-call/

St Patricks Festival – Festival Village

Over the course of the bank holiday weekend, Merrion Square will be transformed into a bustling Festival Village, with three days of fantastic events,  fun adventures and glorious food. We will be there on Monday 18th March from 12pm till 6pm in the Science Foundation Ireland Science Zone. We will be entertaining visitors with our mix […]