Archive for November, 2011

Beginning Basic Arduino Workshop

Registration is now closed, we’ll be hosting another one soon so stay tuned! Solid State Depot has decided to offer an introductory level class on the exciting maker friendly Arduino. What is the Arduino? Arduino is an open-source electronics prototyping platform based on flexible, easy-to-use hardware and software. It’s intended for artists, designers, hobbyists, and […]

Day of the Dead Party 2011 Recap

Thanks to all who waded through wicked weather to attend our post-Halloween party on Tuesday evening November 1. We had more types of lights than you can count on 2 hands and more importantly, dozens of people stopping by to see them! Special thanks to John E. for wowing everyone with lasers, fog, and sound-reactive […]

SparkFun Open House Recap

On Saturday October 22 we hosted a table at SparkFun’s Open House. Dozens of people dropped by to chat with us about our Hackerspace, projects we have going on, projects they have going on, etc. SparkFun treated all attendees to a barbecue lunch from Top of the Hill Grill West, and entertainment included a multi-talented […]