Holy crap, we survived putting on our first con and actually managed to make it look like we knew what we were doing. Once again, we’d like to thank all the attendees for coming and all the sponsors for sponsoring. All the audio and slides that we have are available on the schedule page. Some of the […]
Badge Prototype Preview
In the spirit of blurry camera phone pictures showing pre-release products on Engadget and Gizmodo, we are proud to present the first prototype of the QuahogCon badge. We’ve blurred out some identifying info on it for now so as not to give folks too much of a head start in the badge hacking contest. Fear […]
Alpha One Labs Hackerspace signs on as a sponsor
Alpha One Labs, a hackerspace in Brooklyn, NY has signed on as a sponsor of the conference as well. These folks are doing some great stuff down in Brooklyn. Holding classes, running with a radical inclusion membership policy and getting shit done. They’re poised to grow. They’ll be running a contest or two at QuahogCon, […]
Badge Hacking Contest Details Released
Oh yeah. Badges are coming in and getting tested. We’re three weeks away from QuahogCon now, so it’s time to release some details about the badge and the development environment to give you all a chance to get setup before you come to the con. Check out the Contests page for all the details on the badge […]
Mitch Altman and Jimmie P. Rodgers in the Hardware Hacking Lounge
We’re super excited to let you all know that Mitch Altman and Jimmie P. Rodgers will be at QuahogCon giving workshops in the Hardware Hacking Lounge. Whether you’re a soldering newbie or an experienced hardware hacker, Mitch and Jimmie will be there all weekend to help you out with whatever you’re working on. They’ll also […]
Matthew Borgatti to give closing keynote
We’ve really scored an excellent speaker to close the conference out. Matthew Borgatti is a hacker, builder and designer who specializes in mechanisms and manufacturing. He’s built monsters for movies ranging from Snakes on a Plane to Aliens Vs. Predator II. He’s built stop motion sets for the Simpsons. He’s worked on giant metal slabs […]
Core Security Technologies signs on as a sponsor
We’re excited to announce that Core Security has joined on as a QuahogCon sponsor. Core’s pen-testing tools are some of the best in the industry. They also are fantastic about supporting the Con scene. They’ll be setting up a table at QuahogCon, so be sure to stop by and check them out and thank them […]
QuahogCon is officially sold out!
Check out all the Contests and Activities!
We’ve got a bunch of contests and activities going on at QuahogCon to keep you busy when you’re not going to talks and all night too. You want to check out the Contests and Activities page for all the details on: Badge Hacking Contest Hardware Hacking Lounge Hacker Jeopardy Crypto Puzzle Contest Alpha One Labs Arduino Hacking […]