Happy Howduino hackers

Here’s some happy hackers at the Howduino day in VIVID on Saturday, arranged by fizzPOP. Don’t ask me what they’re doing, because I really don’t know. Soldering summin, I think.  All day the gallery was full of people tinkering to make normal things act oddly – like teddy bears turning evil, bubble-blowers responding to Twitter updates and, in Antonio Roberts’ case, a cardboard tube that noisily responds to light (a bit like a Thingamagoop):

To get the low-down from someone who seriously paid attention in class, read Arvydas’ account of hacking a toy car, which he successfully did to make it do this:

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About Nicky Getgood

Living and loving Digbeth.
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