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HackJam: Computing Networks Study Group

HackJam: Computing Networks Study Group

We are starting a Study Group on networks to Learn / Share knowledge in a collaborative approach during next week HackJam. We will start with general knowledge around TCP/IP, UDP, STUN/TURN, or anything else you wish to talk about on the subject of this study group on networks. Other topics such as P2P zero install… More …

HackJam: unscheduled presentation on 3D positioning

HackJam: unscheduled presentation on 3D positioning

Tonight, we had an unscheduled visit by a French hacker who has been working the past year on reverse engineering the HTC Vive system and made a miniature version of their tracker / sensor. That system enable to follow 3d position a person or an object in a 3d space in real time. He explained… More …

Workshop: Soldering with Mitch Altman a TV-B-Gone

Workshop: Soldering with Mitch Altman a TV-B-Gone

Date / Time: Saturday, November 24, 2018 from 15:00 to 17:00 Let’s solder! Let’s solder some TV-B-Gone! Let’s solder some TV-B-Gone with Mitch! For those who can’t make it on Saturday, we have another workshop on Sunday, but Mitch won’t be available for this one, as he has to go spread his cheer to other places. To… More …

Workshop: Introduction to Arduino – Hands-on (solder-free) electronics!

Workshop: Introduction to Arduino – Hands-on (solder-free) electronics!

Date/Time: Wed Nov 28, 7-9:30pm In a 2.5 hr session, you’ll learn basic electronics concepts in a hands-on way – building a project that flashes, beeps and buzzes! No electronics or programming experience required. Take home an Arduino-style board and components to continue your experiments. Fee – HKD 300 More …

Workshop: Take-apart Day #3 – Exploring the insides of old technology

Workshop: Take-apart Day #3 – Exploring the insides of old technology

Date / Time – Saturday Nov 17, 2-5pm We have some unwanted electronics cluttering our small Hong Kong Dim Sum Labs space. Let’s take them apart! Our electronic trash will provide hours of fun as we dig our way into the guts of machines together to see what’s inside and learn how they worked. We… More …

Presentation: Simple Home Automation Explained

Presentation: Simple Home Automation Explained

Date / Time: Wednesday 14 Nov, 7:30-9:30pm See how you can perform individual human presence detection and have the house react to it, create lighting and sound atmospheres, measure and visualize sensor data. Using a Raspberry Pi, an Arduino and a time series database connected to various sensors and open source smart home hubs (Node-RED,… More …

Visit: Sham Shui Po Electronics Markets

Visit: Sham Shui Po Electronics Markets

Visit of the Electronics markets / shops in Sham Shui Po on Saturday the 3rd of November 2018 at 13:00   Dim Sum Labs group visit to Electronics Markets and Apliu Street Flea Market in Sham Shui Po where we can browse consumer electronics, both new and second hand, and top up on project components… More …

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