New Course starts Sunday! Basic Linux System Administration

By on October 2, 2015

Always wanted to feel more comfortable with Linux? Our resident Linux expert, Matthew, is presenting the first session of a basic Linux class, based on a commercial “Linux System Administrator I” class, with permission from the vendor of the class. Sunday from 7:00 – 8:30 PM RSVP here: http://www.meetup.com/Unallocated-Space/events/225778745/ The topics of the course start […]

Retro LAN Party (1995-2005)

By on June 12, 2015

We will be having a LAN party, focusing on the 1995-2005 decade! This is a themed event, to the greatest extent possible, even down to the clothes you wear! Here are some examples: * Bring music that you listened to during those years. * Bring some old shows or movies with you that were popular […]

CSAW Night (Sept 20, 1500-2359)

By on September 8, 2014

***Note: these events need help, scroll down if you’re interested in helping*** Each year NYU Poly organizes the Computer Security Awareness Week (CSAW). This is the largest student-run cyber security event in the nation, with a research conference that attracts some of the biggest names in the industry, and a career fair with an impressive […]

Ham Radio Night (Friday, August 8 @ 7:00pm)

By on July 29, 2014

Mike Huhn, K3TEZ will discuss the Pixie 2, a minimalist QRPp CW  transceiver, with regard to its roots, evolution, and design. Following  the initial talk, there will be a brief receiving demonstration that  will compare the Pixie 2 and another direct conversion transceiver with  an FT-817 superhet transceiver and a Q&A session.  NOTE:  (For those […]

Arduino Night (Friday, 2/28 @ 1900-2200)

By on February 26, 2014

A night for beginners. A night for those with experience who aren’t sure where to direct all their micro-controller skills. Please come with open minds and fresh ideas. We have several ideas for projects; would like to discus them and how Arduino night can be shaped to benefit everyone. Projects to be discussed: March Build […]

UAS LAN Party (February 22 at 5:00 PM)

By on February 17, 2014

Another month, another LAN party! This Saturday night, we’ll have dinner, games, and a short tournament: 5:00 – Doors open 6:00 – Gaming starts 7:30 – Pizza arrives ($5/person) 9:00 – Tournament begins ??:?? – Everyone goes home happy We’ll enjoy pizza, drinks, and gaming the night away. We’ll have (properly tested) servers running for […]

FPGA Night (1/28 @ 7:00 pm)

By on January 27, 2014

We will finish work on our pointer instructions for the CPU. After that, we will start work on an SPI interface for SRAM. I do no expect that we will finish, but we should at least get the state machine coded up. The SPI module will not be specific to the CPU, but will eventually […]

UAS Lego Day

By on January 22, 2014

LEGO Day is Sunday, February 2nd from 3pm-5pm. 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: – Building with LEGOs! – Discover with LEGOs! – Swapping LEGOs! – […]

LAN Party

By on January 8, 2014

Ahoy! The more observant among you might have noticed a LAN party on our calendar for this Saturday night. It’s been a while and we need a way to offload the pent-up holiday rage, so let’s make it happen. We’ll have dinner and games, briefly interrupted by a short tournament. 5:00 – Doors open 6:00 […]

May 25 (Space Improvement Day + BBQ + LAN Party + Movie Night)

By on May 19, 2013

The Unallocated Space welcomes you and your friends to come out and enjoy a BBQ from 11:30 AM to 2:00 PM. We will also be cleaning and organizing the space. Everyone is welcome to stop by, but your participation is always appreciated.  If you can bring something to the BBQ, please add to the spreadsheet. […]

SushiCon (Katana Sushi, Elkridge)

By on April 28, 2013

SushiCon is back! Join us at Katana Sushi just Northwest of I-95 & MD-100 for some damn good sushi. If you go to Katana Sushi in Clarksville, you’re going to be dining alone. Please RSVP here. Date/Time: May 6th, 2013 starting at 7pm Address: Katana Sushi ELKRIDGE, 6060 Marshalee Drive, Elkridge, MD For the uninitiated, […]

Arduino Night (19 April 7-10PM)

By on April 18, 2013

I apologize for taking this long to announce the next Arduino night agenda. I’ve been running out of ideas O.o Here is the agenda: 1. Refresher for 7 segment displays 2. Displaying numbers with a 7 segment display 3. Using tactile switches 4. Using tactile switches to increment numbers on a 7 segment display Required […]

Sushicon (Thu, Mar 14 @ 1900)

By on March 11, 2013

Sushicon is back! Come and discuss hackery at Katana Sushi this Thursday at 1900 for delicious, delicious Sushi. Please RSVP here (just leave a comment) by Thursday at 1600 so we can save a seat for you. See here for directions: http://goo.gl/maps/ipBGL See here for mouth watering: http://www.sushi-katana.com/

Uber-Mega Open House (6-Mar @ 1900)

By on February 28, 2013

UPDATE: SORRY, TONIGHT’S EVENTS ARE POSTPONED DUE TO THE SNOW STORM.  Please keep an eye here and on the mailing list for rescheduling information. Our weekly Open House is going to be even better this week. As usual, Nomad will be leading our TOOOL Lock Picking Meetup, where you can learn basic and advanced lock […]