eLab Hackerspace GSM Access Control System

eLab Hackerspace GSM Access Control System

Hi! 🙂 As you may already know, I am one of the founders of eLab Hackerspace, in Faro, Portugal. In case you didn’t read it, I have made a post about the birth of eLab Hackerspace before. It is located inside the Institute of Engineering of the University of the Algarve and its members are



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RaspEdu, the basics of Raspberry Pi for Educators and Professors

  Hi! Following my previous post regarding the Educational Robotics system that I developed with K6 professor Bruna Carmo where I use a Raspberry Pi as a multi-robot controller, I’m now going to share with you RaspEdu, an academic project by students Alexandra Cardoso, Edgar Costa and Graça Sousa from the Informatics Teaching Master course



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Sapo Codebits 2014 Applications open!

  Hi!    Following my previous post regarding Sapo Codebits, the biggest and most awesome technological event in Portugal, I’m making this post to let you know that applications are now OPEN! 🙂 It’s time to go here, create an account, or login with yours if you already have one, fill in your bio and



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How to use Boonzi in Ubuntu

Hi everyone 🙂   Recently I noticed that I’ve been spending to much money and decided that I needed to find out where I was spending it and start controlling my expenses. I started searching for some free software to easily control my expenses. Using spreadsheets was not an option since I’ve tried it a



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Video of Episode 5 of Portuguese Makers Hangouts

Hi everyone 🙂 As I said in my previous post, Episode 5 of the Portuguese Makers Hangouts was live on the 16th of October. Once again, it was very interesting to watch and hear about the projects made by other portuguese makers. This episode’s participants were Guilherme Martins from ArticaCC, Ferdinand Meier from FabLAB EDP



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Infante robots – an educational robotics system

  Hi! Today I’ll show you a project that started as a challenge that I have accepted and turned out to be one of the most challenging projects I have ever done. K6 professor Bruna Carmo wanted to do some research on educational robotics for her Master Thesis but couldn’t find an affordable educational robotics



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