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Hua Qiang Bei – Market Discovery

Hua Qiang Bei – Market Discovery

Visit of … Shenzhen’s world famous Hua Qiang Bei market is on our doorstep. Ninety percent of the world’s electronics is made in the South China region and sold here. You need to see it to believe it. Dim Sum Labs will be making its first 2018 group visit on Saturday 5 May, 2018. Everyone is welcome… More …

DimSumLabs’ member at FOSSASIA 2018 Singapore

DimSumLabs’ member at FOSSASIA 2018 Singapore

This talk will take you through some tools and techniques Hamish (member of DimSumLabs) used to reverse engineer the keyboard controller in his Thinkpad x230 laptop. He was driven to start this project when the laptops currently on sale just did not meet his requirements. Even the durable Thinkpad laptops he preferred in the past are… More …

Dim Sum Labs’ member at FOSSASIA 2018 Singapore

Dim Sum Labs’ member at FOSSASIA 2018 Singapore

FOSSASIA is an organization developing software applications for social change using a wide-range of technologies. It was established 2009. Projects range from Free and Open Source software, to design, graphics and hardware. We also organize and participate in conferences, meetups and code camps. The annual FOSSASIA OpenTechSummit is one of the largest gatherings of developers… More …

MaxMSP Crash Course

MaxMSP Crash Course

Following the requests from a number of you guys, our Professor Luca will start a new class for its 3 days Max MSP Crash Course on the  26th, 28th and 29th of March 2018.   Let’s build your creative application yourself! MaxMSP is an easy to learn visual programming language that helps you build complex,… More …

Audio/Visual Tech-y Show (eqko)

Audio/Visual Tech-y Show (eqko)

During our HackJam on the 13th of March 2018, we will have a presentation by a French artist: eqko You are welcome to join us for that mini event at 8pm at our place eqko is an audiovisual research duet that makes an attempt to bridge digital arts and shamanic rituals. Using free and custom… More …

Simple Home Automation Explained

Simple Home Automation Explained

— Updated on 2018.02.28 with pictures – see at the end of the post — You want to set-up some home automation at your place, come on Tuesday the 27th of February 2018 at Dim Sum Labs. See how you can perform individual human presence detection and have the house react to it, create lighting… More …

Our customised laser cutter

Our customised laser cutter

Hacking it We are happy with our Laser Cutter, especially once we hacked it a bit by: Adding a webcam inside to view the laser cutting safely from a screen, away from unwanted reflection that might cause damage to skin and/or eye-sight, Adding a switch to stop the laser when the front door is opened,… More …

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