Entries for October, 2013

Want to Build a Quadcopter At VHS?

Give the gift of making this winter and build a Quadcopter at VHS. EIGHTEEN have signed up! Project News 2013-11-13: The time to get in on the group order has now closed. We are placing the order today. We will have more news as soon as we have a tracking number. 2013-11-10: The Neuchatetl, Switzerland […]

November 16 – Artemis SBS Day

VHS is having an Artemis SBS session on Saturday, November 16. Artemis SBS is a spaceship bridge simulator designed to work with several players on the same network, in the same ship. Essentially, you can act as a member of the bridge crew of a starship. We will run at least two separate bridges within […]

SMD November – Build your own Bus Pirate v3 LTS

SMD November is all about building our own Bus Pirate v3.  The bus pirate v3 is a like a leatherman for electronics protocols.  “Talk to 1-wire, I2C, UART (async serial), SPI, JTAG, MIDI, LCDs, PC keyboards, and a ton of generic serial devices from a terminal.”  In SMD October workshop we showed you can program AVR processors […]

VHS Lightning Talks Video

The lightning talks from Vancouver Hack Space SHHH 30 (Super Happy Hacker House) Lightning talks — A Lightning talk is a short presentation on any subject that you want. Unlike other presentations, lightning talks last only a few minutes (2 min or less) and several talks will happen in a single period by different speakers. […]

VHS in the press

Hello Two articles on VHS appeared this weekend. Vancouver Hack Space’s fifth anniversary open house  – Lots of pretty pictures, Georgia straight by MIRANDA NELSON  Inside Vancouver’s Hack Space – Welcome to ‘the Bunker,’ where crafters, hackers and makers build beautiful things, together. By Adam Pez. @emilysmith2000: “Shit’s fucked up.”  VHS Is the answer.

Happy Crafty Halloween! – October 16 and 23

Come get ghoulish with us on Wedneday, October 16th and 23rd! Join us these upcoming nights for Halloween costume making and crafting. Bring your ideas and supplies for a couple evenings of fun and creativity. Whether you have a costume idea or something in mind to scare the trick or treaters we want to see […]

SHHH 30 Lightning Talks

SHHH 30 may be over, but the opportunity remains to enjoy the insanity that is lightning talks. The complete talks will be made available below, so don’t forget to check back!