NYLUG Workshop / Hacking Society

The coordinators will be teaching and showing off hardware hacking, simple DIY electronics projects, and programming tutorials. We will also help newcomers to Linux learn the ropes of getting around.

Bring something to discuss! We've been focusing on LaTeX, Python, Smalltalk, and using Linux, but were open to anything. There's a blackboard, chalk, and Internet access.  Notebook computers are helpful but not required. Bring books! Bring hardware! Bring software! Bring friends! All levels of experience from totally new to experienced welcome!

After workshops, the coordinators go out for dinner and/or drinks nearby. Feel free to join us for some lively dinner conversations!

It is helpful, but not necessary to have a notebook computer. If you would like to work on hardware hacking or electronics, feel free to bring equipment. There's WiFi in the library for your convenience.

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  • Gregg C L.

    Very good. I managed to get some work done, and even some teaching.

    July 2, 2013

  • William H.

    Lounge-like environment with excellent hacker company. Had a great time!

    July 2, 2013

  • Boris

    Can't make it; have some coding to do.

    July 2, 2013

  • Bon

    Is the Ark available for transport purposes?

    July 1, 2013

    • Gregg C L.

      No but buses are available at unreasonable prices.

      July 1, 2013

  • James M.

    Just had to Nuke my last set up. Keen to show off Ubuntu-Gnome running 13.04

    July 1, 2013

    • Gregg C L.

      Ah, but it can't compare to running Slackware on a bored S/390, now can it?

      July 1, 2013

  • Chris M.

    Something else has come up, so it will have to be next time for me.

    June 29, 2013

  • justin

    newb here, very excited!

    June 27, 2013

  • Chris M.

    Will be my first hacking society. Looking forward to it!

    June 27, 2013

  • Gregg C L.

    This is not a comment.

    June 26, 2013

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