Cyberpunk Culture Conference 2020, July 9 & 10 #cyberpunk

This year, in light of COVID-19, the Cyberpunk Culture Conference is being held online, July 9th and 10th. You can see/hear all of the presentations for the two-day event here.

If you register, you will be able to participate in the Q&A sessions (via Discord) and watch streaming roundtables. The editors and contributors of the excellent Routledge Companion to Cyberpunk Culture will be discussing “Living in Cyberpunk Times” live via a Zoom webinar on Friday July 10th at 1 pm (EST)/19h (CET). Questions for the panel can be sent via Discord.

I really enjoyed some of the sessions, like the one on the subversiveness of Max Headroom, the one on how a university professor is using the LifePath system from the Cyberpunk 2020 roleplaying game to get students more deeply immersed in c-punk, and the session looking at Bruce Sterling’s 1980s cyberpunk zine, Cheap Truth, and how he and other cyberpunk authors used playfulness, weirdness, and the ephemeral to (accurately) speculate the future.

Stop breadboarding and soldering – start making immediately! Adafruit’s Circuit Playground is jam-packed with LEDs, sensors, buttons, alligator clip pads and more. Build projects with Circuit Playground in a few minutes with the drag-and-drop MakeCode programming site, learn computer science using the CS Discoveries class on, jump into CircuitPython to learn Python and hardware together, TinyGO, or even use the Arduino IDE. Circuit Playground Express is the newest and best Circuit Playground board, with support for CircuitPython, MakeCode, and Arduino. It has a powerful processor, 10 NeoPixels, mini speaker, InfraRed receive and transmit, two buttons, a switch, 14 alligator clip pads, and lots of sensors: capacitive touch, IR proximity, temperature, light, motion and sound. A whole wide world of electronics and coding is waiting for you, and it fits in the palm of your hand.

Join 30,000+ makers on Adafruit’s Discord channels and be part of the community!

Have an amazing project to share? The Electronics Show and Tell is every Wednesday at 7pm ET! To join, head over to YouTube and check out the show’s live chat – we’ll post the link there.

Join us every Wednesday night at 8pm ET for Ask an Engineer!

Follow Adafruit on Instagram for top secret new products, behinds the scenes and more

CircuitPython – The easiest way to program microcontrollers –

Maker Business — Pololu’s account of the chip shortage

Wearables — More manicure tools for rugged circuits

Electronics — Probes aren’t perfect!

Python for Microcontrollers — Python on Microcontrollers Newsletter: CircuitPython Multitasking, Dune Gom Jabbar and more! #Python #Adafruit #CircuitPython @micropython @ThePSF

Adafruit IoT Monthly — Coffee Routine, IoT Cat, ESP32-S2 Feather, and more!

Microsoft MakeCode — MakeCode Thank You!

EYE on NPI — Maxim’s Himalaya uSLIC Step-Down Power Module #EyeOnNPI @maximintegrated @digikey

New Products – Adafruit Industries – Makers, hackers, artists, designers and engineers! — JP’s Product Pick of the Week 11/29/21 STEMMA Speaker Plug & Play Audio Amplifier @adafruit @johnedgarpark #adafruit #newproductpick

Get the only spam-free daily newsletter about wearables, running a "maker business", electronic tips and more! Subscribe at !

No Comments

No comments yet.

Sorry, the comment form is closed at this time.