This month we are having a joint meetup with Manchester Free Software, details below:
Event: Hardware Freedom Day 2014 in Manchester
* Date: Saturday, 15th March 2014
* Start time: 14:00
* Finish time: 17:00
* Location: Fab Lab Manchester
* Address: Chips, 2 Lampwick Lane, New Islington, Manchester, M4 6BU.
– “(for sat nav use M4 6EE)”
Hardware Freedom Day (HFD) is an annual world wide celebration of Free
Hardware with the aim of promoting Hardware Freedom to everyone. This
year the event lands on Saturday, 15th March. You can see the teams
around the world that will be participating on the HFD 2014 Events Map
The event will be a chance to discuss, show and see Free Hardware. The
following topics are for discussion (but other Hardware Freedom topics
* The anti-Free Hardware Restricted Boot (aka Secure Boot)
* GTA04 by Golden Delicious
* Ben NanoNote
* Crypto Stick
If you have a device/design that gives the 4 Freedoms of Free Software
as applied to a device/design and would like to tell others about it
then please give a talk/demo at this event. If you are going to do a
talk/demo then preferably send an email letting us know to:
The event will end with a tour of Fab Lab.
Look forward to seeing you there.
Fab Lab Manchester is a great location for HFD, more information at:
There is cheap paid parking on site.
The New Islington Metrolink Station
More information available at: