Author Archives: Aaron

RVAsec BADGES 2016 – Our Yearly Offering to the Electronics Deities

Each year a group of brave souls set forth to create an original hardware/software concoction known as B-A-D-G-E-S. This creation, whose first iteration was conceived in the ancient age of 2011, is a pandoras box of curiosities meant to sate … Continue reading

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Featured Project – Makerchests

Makerchests is a project by hackrva members and friends to bring making to local schools in bite sized chunks. Each makerchest contains several mini-kits based on a theme. The mini-kits contain individual supplies and instructions to complete a number of … Continue reading

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Website Workshop by Reclaim Hosting

Jim Groom from Reclaim Hosting and other parts of the web recently presented a workshop at HackRVA on creating your own digital identity. We talked about what it means to own your own domain, then demonstrated how to create a quick and … Continue reading

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HackRVA Assists in VMFA Teen Stylin’ Program

Shellie and other HackRVA’ers have been working hard to bring some STEAM to the fashion world with the VMFA Teen Stylin’ fashionistas! This is the laser cutting a nautilus gear brooch we’ve creating for participants in the VMFA Teen Stylin’ … Continue reading

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