Southackton

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Southackton
Status unknown
Country United Kingdom

State or District

Hampshire

City Southampton

Date of founding

2009/05/20

Last Updated 2013-03-28
Website http://www.southackton.org.uk/

IRC

irc://irc.freenode.net/southackton

E-mail

southackton@southackton.org.uk

Mailinglist

http://groups.google.com/group/southackton/

Snail mail


 Southampton
United Kingdom

Membership fee

Membership is via So Make It - pay what you think the space is worth, min £5/mo. We require an average of £20/mo per member in order to stay alive.

Size of rooms

500 sq ft

Members
Location 50° 55' 54.5268", -1° 24' 1.9548"
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We've incorporated as So Make It, and are maintaining SoutHACKton as the hacker subgroup of the space.

Read more about us on our website, or join our mailing list!


Resources[edit]

Component Suppliers

Sure Electronics [1]

RS Components [2]

Rapid [3]

Maplin [4]

RSH Electronics [5]



Ideas for Workshops[edit]

Taken from Google group conversation around 13/09/2012

  • python 101 (led tutorial + exercises/practical problem)
  • 'advanced' python (dojo style problems, discuss a particular module/library (twisted, nltk, ...), etc.)
  • javascript 101
  • 'advanced' javascript (e.g., build a single page app using node, backbone, jquery, less)
  • a funky new language (e.g, Im currently learning clojure and its great fun, other options could be haskell, go, ...)
  • arduino 101
  • FPGA introduction - what they are, what they're good at and first steps for enthusiasts
  • SuperCollider - generative audio ("SuperCollider is an environment and programming language for real time audio synthesis and algorithmic composition.")
  • PureData - Real-time graphical dataflow programming environment for audio, video, and graphical processing.
  • Live coding - using something like Fluxus or mr doobs three.js
  • Generative art / graphics - processing.org intro
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