Next Meetup

Join us at our monthly CryptoParty gathering! What is a CryptoParty? For more information, check this out: [ ] It's an informal, non-commercial gathering where folks can discuss select topics in privacy, information security and technology. Some of these topics include: Anonymity: is pure anonymity possible in the Brave New World? Browser Security: setting tweaks, hacks, considerations Countersurveillance: techniques to baffle and thwart your adversaries Dead Drops: USB and otherwise [ ] Encryption: for email and hard drives Internet Cash Schemes: bitcoin, advantages and disadvantages Steganography: hidden messages in plain sight Symbolic Communication: a public post of red flowers means ... Virtual Private Networks: how do you use one and how effective are they? Whistleblowing: considerations when leaking sensitive information If you're at all the least bit concerned about the government scooping up all your internet activity to build a detailed dossier on you and kept on file indefinitely ready to use whenever you get labeled a "terrorist" - then CryptoParty is for you. Please consider a $5 donation towards our internet and legal defense fund!

Freeside Atlanta

675 Metropolitan Parkway Suite 6066 · Atlanta, GA

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What we're about

Public Group

Freeside is a Makerspace for hackers, designers, artists, students, and hobbyists in Atlanta, Georgia. We host lots of classes and projects to help people network and make their ideas a reality.

We are a non-profit organization with a space that features a classroom, 3D printers, an electronics lab, co-working space, a media lab, a workshop, and and two auto bays. Members and non-members can make use of the space for art, projects, and education.

Our projects include CNC, 3D Printing, Art, Robotics and UAVs, electronics, woodworking, biology, chemistry, and much more!


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Mailing List: Freeside Atlanta (!forum/freesideatlanta)

Our Space

We have 6,000 square feet of versatile space in the Metropolitan Warehouses.
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