USB Protocol in Hardware – Group Talk

View On Meetup.com Date Thursday, 26 Jul 2018 7:00 PM We will look at what the hardware of USB looks like at the circuit level. There differences in USB 1 and 2 and the new USB 3. There is also a Type C port that is reversible. Ever wondered what’s below an opperating system driver.…

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The Circuit Boards Behind Linux – Group Exploration & Open Lab

View On Meetup.com Date Thursday, 19 Jul 2018 7:00 PM Come out to a cool slightly advanced look at the PCB circuit boards that are minimally required to run a Linux operating system. We will explore the designs for System-on-Module (SOM) boards that are open-hardware provided by Olimex – https://www.olimex.com/Products/SOM/We will attempt to understand the…

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Fipsy Envelope Stuff-A-Thon – Working Session

View On Meetup.com Date Wednesday, 11 Jul 2018 7:00 PM Are you interested in the fascinating topic of Manual Labor??? It’s this whole non-automated approach to business that could change everything. Think: high effort, long hours, repetitive tasks, and lots of human toil! Come to this event if you want to stuff envelopes for our…

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Introduction to Transistors – Talk (FPGA Series) & Open Lab

View On Meetup.com Date Thursday, 28 Jun 2018 7:00 PM Ever heard of transistors? Well…. They are kinda sorta almost important for digital circuits (read, the digital revolution wouldn’t exist without them). Really understanding the transistor will be the foundation for understanding how all computer-based algorithms work. Let’s peal back the some of the mystery…

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