[Blabber] Hackathons, Beer, and Startups
matt at nycresistor.com
Thu Apr 7 18:43:54 UTC 2016
They never responded to my request to join. Which is odd considering you
know... i have a beer fridge that's tweeting trumpisms right now.
On Thu, Apr 7, 2016 at 11:56 AM, Chris Stratton <cs07024 at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hey gang, for those of you who don't know me I'm a hardware hacker
> (er, embedded systems engineer) who has been associated with HM in
> more and less formal phases over the years. Dropped by the space to
> catch up this past Tuesday, and wanted to jump in with a few
> 1) There's a beer-themed hackathon (sounds kind of repetitive, no?)
> April 16th. I know nothing about it beyond what is on the webpage.
> 2) I suspect there will be midnight beer at the TC Disrupt Hackathon
> the weekend of May 7th, too. The more pragmatic question is if it
> will be hardware friendly again (even without last years giveaways),
> and if anyone has figured out how to get tickets.
> 3) Who wants to start a startup? I'm contemplating doing something
> in the smart home type realm, in a way that I might term more "smart
> apartment" - simple, achievable things that potentially make a real
> difference in livability without the over-the-top and typically
> unfinished complexity of so much currently shipping in that area. I
> do electronics, firmware, android and mechanics. That would ideally
> be complemented by one or two others who like to bounce around ideas,
> and bring skills in iOS development, web, server, design, and business
> areas. I'm open to contemplating other industry segments too, as
> long as it seems possible to come up with plans where a minimum viable
> product is both minimum and viable.
> Blabber mailing list Blabber at list.hackmanhattan.com
-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
More information about the Blabber