Lët’z Hack! – The hacker programme with syn2cat

Lët’z Hack! – The hacker programme with syn2cat
Join the members of the Luxembourgish hackerspace, syn2cat, on a journey through the exciting world of technology. Accentuated by progressive electronic music we present new developments in electronics and computer science and report on congruent news from the art and music scenes. Together with interesting guests we aim to discuss the problems raised by intellectual ...

Rest in Pixels, Oneup; creator of stuff, inspiration to people

Rest in Pixels, Oneup; creator of stuff, inspiration to people
Florian Hufsky, aged 23, fellow hacker, designer, programmer, metalab member, pirate, and above all inspiration to many people, died on the 16th December 2009. Though none of the syn2cat people had the chance to know him personally, many have expressed how they were emotionally touchedby this tragic event.

syn2cat in the news!

syn2cat in the news!
We’re in the news! The Voix, a French-language Luxembourgish newspaper followed up on our latest press release, came by the space, and published a whole page on us. I must admit that it feels really good when your public relations work finally pays off. One of our goals, de-securitising ‘hackers’ seems to be well underway ...

Vintage Galore

Vintage Galore
The vintage computer museum at syn2cat is growing. In addition to a fully functional NeXT station, an old CRT iMac, two SparcStations and an OLD HP workstation, the latest C3L meeting added a massive Sun server on which we swiftly installed FreeBSD. Thanks to emQue for lending the machine to the hackerspace! C3L meets every ...

OpenWeekend – october 10 & 11, 2009

The weekend will serve to show off our hackerspace. We will open our premises to every visitor 48 hours in a row. We will open on Saturday morning at 10h00 with a breakfast and close it with a thank you note on Sunday around 22h00. Of course, these are not full 48 hours, but hey…we’ll ...