Open for Hacking!

May 31, 2009 | 0 Comments

After a lot of hard work, we’ve got the space in just-good-enough-to-hack-in condition. There’s still plenty of work left, but the shop is open for business starting June 1st. The system of access at first will be “office hours” that different members will serve to keep the shop open until we all get RFID cards…

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Pop Up Pittsburgh

May 30, 2009 | 1 Comment

We had a great afternoon today at HackPittsburgh during “Pop Up Pittsburgh” – an event to showcase all the cool stuff going on in Uptown. Of course, we were on the tour of the coolest stuff around. After a brief introduction to who we are, we got on to showing everyone the cool stuff members…

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HackPittsburgh, Meet Pumping Station 1

May 18, 2009 | 0 Comments

Hack Pittsburgh recently sent an ambassador to the hackerspace of Chicago: Pumping Station: One, and it was a blast.  I got to meet the founder Eric Michaud, along with a bunch of great people who were hanging around hacking away. So, here’s the down-low. They started in October of 2008, and now they’ve got a…

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Wiki Woes

May 13, 2009 | 0 Comments

Anybody who has looked at the wiki lately may have noticed that it’s being repeatedly hijacked by a link spammer.  I’m currently installing some anti-spam extensions to stop this pest.  Thanks to Matthew Beckler for attempting to manually rollback the site several times.  Hopefully this won’t be an issue any longer.

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Hello world!

April 30, 2009 | 0 Comments

Notice anything different? We’ve updated the website with WordPress. A full-fledged, custom website is “in the works”, but this is a big step up from the original static page. Please note the Membership link above. Beginning in May, we’re starting to collect dues, but since the shop is still in progress, we’re only collecting the…

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