Hackaday Superconference // Nov 14-15 // Dogpatch Studios // San Francisco [Renier van der Lee] developed a system for irrigating vineyards using cheap, easy-to-build moisture sensors that reduces water consumption by 25%. This project, Vinduino, was the winner in the Best Product category for the Hackaday Prize. This talk was presented at the 2015 Hackaday SuperConference in San Francisco. Read..
Access to computers—and anything which might teach you something about the way the world works—should be unlimited and total. Always yield to the Hands-On Imperative!Levy is recounting hackers' abilities to learn and build upon pre-existing ideas and systems. He believes that access gives hackers the opportunity to take things apart, fix, or improve upon them and to learn and understand how they..