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Maker Guild

One of our members, Catherine, is having Maker Guild meetings at the space.  Today we taught 8 kids (and some parents) how to solder. We made these cool Make badges with LED eyes. Kids were happy and proud! You can’t … Continue reading

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Hampton Roads Maker Faire

HackRVA presented at the 2013 Hampton Roads Maker Faire. Didn’t have time to take many pics, but will upload some as they become available from the HR Maker Faire Facebook. Here’s a link to some good pictures. Here’s a link … Continue reading

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Halloween Hackathon 2013

Halloween Hackathon 2013 at HackRVA. We made LED Throwie Ghost Boxes and Haunted Houses, 3D printed decorations, paper masks, and played some classic scary movies. For more pics and links, link here to our project blog.

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HackRVA Builds Badges for RVAsec 2013

HackRVA has once again built badges for Richmond’s Security Conference RVAsec! Here’s the github entry for the build. See the badge below and more images here.

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IT Resume Workshop

from jduncan – The best recruiters out there say you should update your resume regularly, whether you’re looking for a new position or not. It’s a great way to keep track of your accomplishments. On Tuesday, February 12, at 7pm … Continue reading

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Database Design Class is Tomorrow!

from clintwn – Database Design class is tomorrow. Sign up at http://hackrva20121013.eventbrite.com/ I’ll provide copies of MySQL Workbench and a primary MySQL server deployed within HackRVAs network that we can run some simple queries off of. I’ll also lead everyone through … Continue reading

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Intro to Soldering Class

from Babs – The Introduction to Soldering Class was a success! There were a lot of new faces in hack.rva for the class and we had a total of 20 participants.  Everyone got to take home their soldering iron and … Continue reading

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Introduction to E-Textiles

from Babs – We will be holding an Introduction to E-Textiles class taught by Erica Absetz. The class will cover different types of e-textiles and a beginner level project. Participants will receive an Aniomagic Sparkle Kit, which will be used … Continue reading

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Linux Bootcamp

from jduncan – Register at http://hackrva20120714.eventbrite.com/ What is with this penguin thing, anyways? What is Linux? How can it help me? What do you mean I’ve been using Linux for years? The truth is that Linux is everywhere, and it’s awesome. … Continue reading

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Introduction to A.I. with Genetic Algorithms Class

An Introduction to Artificial Intelligence class will be offered at hack.rva by Erica Absetz.  This class will be the first in a series of A.I. Algorithms.  We will use Genetic Algorithms as a starting point because the concepts are easy … Continue reading

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