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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 …

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 …

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

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

Date/Time: Wed Sept 12, 7-9:30pm In a 2hr 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 250 More …

Dim Sum Labs Exhibit @ Hong Kong Maker Faire 2018

Dim Sum Labs Exhibit @ Hong Kong Maker Faire 2018

The event will be held on 7 and 8 July 2018 at Poly-U with a series of happenings, including exhibitions, workshops, demonstrations and performances. Together we hope to promote “Maker Culture” to the general public, demonstrating creativity, inventiveness and resourcefulness. Dim Sum Labs is oriented towards DIY electronics and low-level programming, often with circuits, robots,… 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 …

Robot – Brainstorming

Robot – Brainstorming

We have not done something together for some time. So let’s make a robot of some kind. Bring your ideas, your creativity this Saturday, the 25th of November at 2PM, we will gather at our place on Jervois street to brainstorming on the capabilities and functionalities of Dim Sum Labs new robot. The casing is… More …

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