Month: July 2015

Making Jewellery At the Vancouver Hack Space

The laser cutter at VHS is totally free for members to use, once they go through a quick training course, and is an amazing tool. It’s unintimidating and easy-to-use, fast, and versatile. It can be used in so many different

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Twilio night – Thursday July 23, 2015 @7:30pm

What: Twilio is a online server that allows you to send SMS (Text messages) and voice calls via a API. The Vancouver Hackspace uses this services to operate the door intercom. Many VHS members use their service in their projects

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Photos from the Fairy door workshop

This week Steven Smethurst (abluestar.com) hosted the Magic/Fairy door workshop at the Vancouver hackspace (VHS). This workshop was made possible with a grant from the Vancouver Foundation, and Vancouver HackSpace (VHS). Steven Smethurst and Tyson Haverkort designed ~24 different styles of fairy doors for

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KiCad Summer Nights

Interested in KiCad? Join us for any or all of our four weekly KiCad nights and we’ll all work together on designing schematics, picking part footprints and laying out boards! This will be a cooperative workgroup experience, not an instructor

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Geocaching and Hackspaces

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SHHH: Super Happy Hacker House 36!

Saturday, July 25th What It has been over 6 months that VHS has moved into its new home on 1715 Cook street, and now that the Vancouver Mini Maker Faire is out of the way, its time for another open

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Learn you some Git & GitHub!

What: Mystified by the ‘Pull Request’ button on GitHub? Confused by merging, rebasing, committing, pulling, and pushing? Want to learn a bit more about Git and GitHub? Come on down! Sean Hagen will be teaching you how to use Git, including

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