Project 2019 – Spider Robot

This spider robot will be run from a Raspberry Pi 3 B / B+, and an Arduino UNO. The Spider will be able to sense its environment and make decision by itself to return home to recharge its battery, explore the new part of the house or outdoor without having to repeat the same path …

Big projects at Dim Sum Labs for 2019

This year at Dim Sum Labs we are going to have one big project every 2 months or so. It already started since last month (February 2019). The schedule is as follow: February: Spider Robot April: Rocket June: CNC Cutter July: Cube Sat September: Laser Cutter November: 3D Printer Unscheduled: IOT Fridge Cam Dynamic Vacuum …

Workshop: TV-B-Gone (Postponed due to illness)

Having to share your partner during a meal with her/his favorite soccer team, is not the way to go. One click and your partner will be free of the distraction and can pay all his/her attention back to you 🙂 Interested? Then come solder one TV-B-Gone at Dim Sum Labs on the 6th of March …

HackJam: Computing Networks Study Group

Networks Topology

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 …

HackJam: unscheduled presentation on 3D positioning

CĂ©dric Honnet - French hacker

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 …

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 …

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 …

Presentation: What is a Raspberry Pi? A simple overview

Raspberry Pi Model A+

Presentation date: Thursday the 1st of November 2018 starting at 19:00   So what is a Raspberry Pi? You might have heard that it’s a little computer that can help kids learn how to program. But what exactly is it? How you use it? Is it the right thing for your project? How is it …