This week at Hack Jam

As usual, I went to the space for our weekly social night last night and helped show three new visitors around the space. We were also lucky to have Mitch Altman drop in – On his way home from the most recent Hacker Tour To China. Some of the conversations from the night: Some people …

Visit of Hua Qiang Bei

Huaqiangbei with Dim Sum Labs

Everyone is welcome to join us, kids with parent(s) are welcome too 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. We will be shopping for components for our …

Workshop: MaxMSP Crashcourse

MaxMSP crashcourse @dimsumlabs

Let’s build your creative application yourself! MaxMSP is an easy to learn visual programming language that helps you build complex, interactive programs within minutes, and without any prior experience with coding. It has been invented in the 80’s and has become ever since a standard for many creatives. Artists such as Aphex Twin, Radiohead and …

Workshop: Introduction to Arduino – Thursday 28th of March

arduino uno workshop @dimsumlabs

You will learn the basic electronics concepts in a hands-on way, building a project that flashes, beeps and make noises! No electronics or programming experience required. Take home an Arduino compatible board and components to continue your experiments on your own and be able to create fantastic projects. Important Information The workshop last around 2 …

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 …