Techno-Swap-Fest – Join Unallocated Space! 2/25

On Saturday, February 25th 9AM-2PM, National Electronics Museum (NEM) will be holding it’s 8th Annual Techno-Swap-Fest. This is a perfect opportunity to meet people with similar interest, find what your looking for, trade up, trade down, or donate what you don’t need. All entrance proceeds support the National Electronics. Adults $5, Kids under 16 FREE.

The UAS is a club sponsor and will be attending this event. Don’t forget to visit us! We will be more then happy to tell you about the exciting things we do. We will be bartering, selling and accepting donates at this event, as well be entering in a contest for the most unusual, least useful, best dust collector item, so come out and see what it is.

Date & Time: Saturday, April 25th at 9am-2pm.

Location: National Electronics Museum, 1745 W Nursery Rd, Linthicum Heights, MD 21090, United States

Learn more at https://www.meetup.com/Unallocated-Space/events/236366485/ .

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This Saturday, Feb 4th ~ 12Hr Epic LAN Party!!!

Yes, we're bringing you another epic twelve hours of gaming and fragging fun!!

Bring a dish or snacks to share, if you wish, and we'll have a spread for lunch and snacking! We'll likely order pizza around the dinner hour, so bring $5-10 to get in on that action. 

Bring your gaming rig, whether laptop or desktop, your **UPDATED** games/clients/OS, potluck item(s), and an appetite for destruction and mayhem (virtual, that is.) 

Schedule

  •   12pm – 2pm Setup
  •   2pm – 5pm Free Play (we'll see what people are interested in) 
  •   5pm – 6pm Minecraft Hunger Games Style Deathmatch
  •   6pm FOOD!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! 
  •   6pm ~ 7pm TBD Tournament During Dinner Break + PRIZES!!!!!
  •   7pm- 12am Free Play (we'll see what people are interested in)

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LEGO Day SUN 12/4

​All LEGO enthusiast, their families and children (ages 4 & up) are welcome to join Unallocated Space for a fun filled evening of building and discovery! This fun event includes some of the following activities:

Featuring

  • Building with LEGOs!
  • Discover with LEGOs!
  • Swapping LEGOs!

LEGO Day is also a great opportunity to:

  •  Show Off Your Designs
  • Discuss LEGO Events / Communities
  • Donate LEGOs to Unallocated Space (for Future Events)
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Blockchain Hack Night This Sunday

Have you ever wondered about Blockchains, the technology behind Crypto-currencies like Bitcoin? The Blockchain Education Network (BEN) is putting together a Hack Night this Sunday at 3pm to teach about Blockchain Technology! Come on by and expand your knowledge! Meetup Event Page

During this hacknight, we’ll give participants access to APIs and toolkits provided by IOTA, SIA, Chain, and Netki. Participants will also be able to directly connect with developers from these companies through BEN’s Slack channel to get any questions they may have answered.

If you have any ideas or input, please let us know!

Description: The Blockchain Education Network is hosting a global educational gauntlet which is a blockchain accelerator that shines a global spotlight on applications developed throughout November to get the mentor-ship participants need to take their ideas and projects to the next level. Get questions answered by blockchain developers and have your project reviewed by blockchain Venture Capitalists.

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Unallocated Post Thanksgiving Pot Luck SUN 11/27

Greetings everyone!!!!!!

Unallocated Space would like to welcome everyone to the Space on November 27th at 11am-6pm for an after Thanksgiving pot luck!! Every year we all make way to much food, and lets face it not all of it gets eaten! So, lets feed our fellow hackers, and anyone else who wants to show and have a great time with games and music too.


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Demonsaw – Learn About Anonymous Information Sharing SAT 11/26

​Come out to Unallocated Space on Saturday, Nov 26th at 2pm to talk about online anonymity and what it means to others with our friend Eric J. Anderson "Eijah". Eijah is a C++ programmer by day and a hacker by night and founder of Demonsaw. 

Most recently he was a Senior Programmer at Rockstar Games where he created GTAV and Max Payne 3. 

Demonsaw is a secure and anonymous information sharing application that makes security simple and gives you back control of your data.

https://www.demonsaw.com

http://meetu.ps/e/CbZ3b/bkJ5K/d

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Solder Class TUE 11/8: 7pm – 10am

Have you ever wanted to learn how to solder? Come to Unallocated Space on Tuesday, November 8th at 7pm. We will walk you through the basics of safe soldering. You will be assembling the SparkFun WeevilEye kit. We have plenty of kits on hand, so come on by to this free event and gain a new skill!

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Flash Sale / Yard Sale FRI 10/28

We are greatful to have received a large donation of open box retail items to tinker with. We’ve had the pleasure of squirreling away those items we can best put to use. As we continue to sort this amazing treasure trove of items, we need your help. We won’t be able to test and store all these items and want to turn this is to a win-win for everyone.

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Ludum Dare 37, Game Development Hackathon SAT/SUN 12/10-11

​Want to make video games? Join us December 10-11, 2016, to participate in the worldwide game jam Ludum Dare 37. In this weekend-long game development hackathon hosted by Unallocated Space and organized by Baltimore Indie Game Developers Group with thier special guest, UMBC Game Developers Club

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Controllers / Arduino Night

Controllers / Arduino Night is going to long term end up as an Internet Of Things (IoT) direction in the course.   The course is going to expand upon the basic Arduino type hardware controller into a more system approach to handle many devices and many interface of which one Arduino is not suited.

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