Successfull 30th Chaos Communication Congress video streaming

The traditional live transmission of the biggest hacker congress in europe has been sucessfully run during the 4 days of the conference. The 30th anniversary of the congress had for one no motto as was explained in the opening keynote. The hacker world is speachless after all the revelations by E. Snowden. Many talks also ...

Flying workshop

What’s that in the air? It’s a bird, it’s a plane, it’s a hacker! That’s right, thanks to the wonders of modern transportation, we all loaded up in cars and found ourselves a grassy field in southern Luxembourg, where we could spend a bit of time learning to fly airplanes. With a trusty trainer transmitter ...

UAV workshop

Our American member Kenn has spent the last months fascinating everyone with his projects on unmanned autonomous vehicles, be they quadcopters or airplanes. So his offer to run a workshop on building your own little quadcopter was extremely well recieved. 12 hackers jumped at the chance and after a few trials and travails, hardware for ...

Not at Not my Department

It happens again, the well-known annual Chaos Communication Congress, all about technology, society and utopia. For 29 years already, hackers are encouraged to contribute by volunteering, setting up and hosting hands-on events with the other components of their assembly or presenting their own projects to fellow hackers. During four days from December 27th to 30th ...

qrcodes at syn2cat

We introduced a simple qrcode system and some stickers already found their way on to items. Check out the one on the makerbot. Stickers for members’ use are hanging on the office locker. What can be done with the stickers? The sticker says “Property of” with the syn2cat logo. That should be clear. It’s syn2cat ...