Category Archives: News

TOG to host Free Software Foundation Europe meetup, Monday 20th January 7pm

At the Chaos Communications Congrass a few years ago I met with the Free Software Foundation Europe (fsfe.org) and was impressed with their work. They advocate for free software and are working on a campaign called Public Money Public Code (publiccode.eu). TOG will be hosting a meetup for members of FSFE and anyone interested in […]

11th Birthday Party

Mark those calendars! January wouldn’t be January without TOG’s biggest bash of the year. We will be celebrating our 11th Birthday and regular Open Social all rolled into one on Saturday 25th January 2020 from 7PM. We have had a busy 11th year packed with Hackathons, Workshops, Talks, Debates and Group Nights. This year even […]

36c3

The 36th Chaos Communication Congress (36C3) took place in Leipzig, 27.-30.12.2019. A team of hackers from Ireland came together to create an assembly at the event and called it the Irish Embassy. We collectively put on workshops, helped run self organised sessions and added a bit of life to the area. Check out the gallery […]

Giant LED in Hackspace Magazine

Our own Robert Fitzsimons‘s Giant LED is in this month’s Hackspace magazine. You can download the magazine for free and check out Robert from page six. https://hackspace.raspberrypi.org/issues/26 You might have seen the LED in person in the past year at a few of our events. If you are interested in the R&D process of making […]

Santa Expert Lockpicker

Our on Conor Loney was on RTE news on Christmas eve to put the children of Ireland as ease. Conor reassured all that if you don’t have a chimney Sanda being an expert lockpicking will still get in to deliver gifts.

Pop-Up Repair Cafes

Clarie Downey, Executive with the Community Reuse Network Ireland, and our own Jeffrey Roe went on the Today with Sean O’Rourke show on RTE Radio One. Thet chatted about repair cafes and repair culture in Ireland. You can listen back via the link below. https://www.rte.ie/radio/utils/share/radio1/21654639