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The Hacktory Live Electronic Music Show/Happy Hour on Thursday October 6th from 5-7pm

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We’re doing our usual Hacktory Happy Hour event a little different this time. Wear your warm coats, because we’re setting up outdoors for some live electronic music in the parking lot of NTR for a Happy Hour Concert on Thursday, October 6th from 5-7pm. Come enjoy some tasty beverages in crisp autumn air along with […]

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The Hacktory Happy Hour – Tonight at Prohibition Taproom from 5-7pm

Tonight from 5-7pm we meet at Prohibition Taproom for a chance to discuss projects with other Hackers, seek help and/or advice on your own hacks, or simply networking with like-minded folks! The Prohibition Taproom is just off 13th & Spring Garden in Philadelphia. The address is 501 North 13th Street Philadelphia PA – Give them […]

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The Hacktory Door Design Project – Soliciting Your Advice!

We’ve decided to ‘brand’ our door, for marketing purposes and to make it easier for people to find us when we have the Open House and schedule classes at our Brandywine street location.

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Basic Web Development Class – Saturday November 12th, 10am-4pm

More and more the Internet is becoming an integral part of our daily lives. Basic web site skills, much like typing skills ten years ago, have evolved from something nice to have to an absolute requirement. If you have ever wanted to learn the basics of web development from the ground up, this is your […]

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The Hacktory Happy Hour – Thursday, Sept. 22 at Prohibition Taproom

Flush with success from our last Happy Hour at Rum Bar, we’re back with another event, less than a month away on Thursday September 22nd from 5-7pm at Prohibition Taproom.

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Photos from the Hacktory Happy Hour at Rum Bar

Thanks to Ed, Stephanie, Christian, Yadie, Georgia and Andrew who made it out to our second Happy Hour and enjoyed delicious rum drinks and guacamole dip for a few hours while we talked about upcoming Hacktory Events. Pictures are below the link:

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The Hacktory Happy Hour @ The Rum Bar – Thursday, August 25th

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Get Rid of Your Electronic Junk on the Junkbox

Found this gem of a site, The Junkbox, a site where you can buy and sell ‘junk’ parts from your stash of projects. Many of the items listed are somewhat outdated, but I’m sure you can find great (re-) use for these classic electronic parts. Why choose The Junkbox over eBay? Simple – it’s 100% […]

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Hacktory Home-Printed T-Shirts with new Liberty Bell Design

As we talked about briefly in our Design Day Recap, one of the projects we managed to get moving was producing a Hacktory-inspired silkscreen of the Liberty Bell made out of electronic parts and then printing the design onto T-Shirts.

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Design Day Recap

We had a fantastic turnout at our first Design Day, with 8 attendees who worked hard to come up with a whole host of product ideas. They range from out-of-this-world to educational, and we look forward to seeing these ideas turn into actual products!

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