The Ice Cream Truck project continues! What makes an ice cream truck an ice cream truck? The tune, of course! Can you hear it in your head? This time we’ll attach a Piezo Speaker (included in the Mehackit Maker Kit) to our little truck. First, we need to define the notes as frequencies for the… Jatka artikkeliin The Ice Cream Tune
I’m a book lover and lucky to be born in a country like Finland. It has been rated as one of the most literate countries in the world, and its literary scene is diverse. In recent years, libraries have been in a special focus. Close to our Mehackit headquarters, Aalto Learning Space has attired a… Jatka artikkeliin From space to makerspaces – towards the future of libraries!
Have you ever thought how sociable and empowering coding actually is? Exchanging tips with your friends, sharing advice on online forums, gathering together to hackathons… Speaking of experience, you cannot overcome your errors alone! What’s more, coding can lead you to travel the world and making a difference in the society. That’s what happened to… Jatka artikkeliin Encoding Equality
This is a real #throwbackthursday! I met Karri two years ago, when we joined the Mehackit crew at SuomiAreena, an annual public debate forum in Pori. We had several short debates about the importance of coding and maker culture. Karri Liikkanen is a real modern polymath – an entrepreneur, writer, game designer, manager and casual… Jatka artikkeliin To code or not to code – let’s debate!
What comes up, when you combine tinkering, open-source hardware, hacking, DIY culture, and a craving for ice cream? It was a sunny day at the office, and the ice cream truck had already passed by our neighbourhood. And I absolutely needed ice cream. There was nothing I could do. Or was there? Just then Mikko… Jatka artikkeliin Ice Cream Truck Challenge!
Let me introduce you Hanna, one of the first mehackit instructors in Sweden. She applied for the position while she was on a break from her vehicle engineering bachelor’s program in Stockholm. “It was amazing to instruct teenagers with Arduino and Processing”, she told me. Being an instructor enabled her to see new ways of… Jatka artikkeliin Learning by teaching
Ingredients for a perfect summer job: cool people mobile equipment creative mindset & ice cream! This series of Ice Cream and Tech is a do-it-yourself summer project. With my mobile concept (literally mobile as I film everything simply with my mobile phone!), I want to inspire you and share insights from the worlds of technology… Jatka artikkeliin Let the series begin!