“Ask an engineer” live chat – 10pm ET tonight LIVE from Maker Faire Rhode Island (hopefully)
Tonight is our weekly “Ask an engineer” live chat – 10pm ET tonight, we’re going to attempt to “broadcast” LIVE from Maker Faire Rhode Island. We’ll see how it goes, we might need to go text only if there isn’t a good connection. Either way – stop by! Here are some handy details:
For old schoolers, you can use IRC, you’ll need a Ustream log/pass, check out the Ustream IRC how-tos here and here
We are #adafruit-industries6796 on IRC server chat1.ustream.tv
There will be a trivia question at the end of the night as always!
Lastly, if anyone can save a log we’d appreciate it
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