Month: March 2014
BSides Orlando 2014!
April 5th & 6th Many of our members & friends will be at the Security B-Sides conference this weekend. If you haven’t been to a Security B-Sides event, it is “a community driven event seeking to bring together anyone with a passion for making, breaking or protecting. We welcome newbies and experts and anyone in between. Even if you don’t work in information security you will be sure to find topics of interest.” Learn more about the event at the B-sides Orlando website – and make sure you check out […]
FamiLAB members help present MIT Google Glass Hackathon
FamiLAB members on the road – WearScript workshop for Google Glass developers at MIT Media Lab Want to turn a light on and off across the room with a hand gesture? View the ground live from a flying quadcopter, without taking your eyes off the sky? Play a multiplayer augmented reality game that uses Pebble, Google Glass, and Myo simultaneously? FamiLAB members have been involved with a project that makes this possible – the WearScript platform. FamiLAB members first became involved in this groundbreaking wearable technology breakthrough when Lance Vick […]
FamiLAB Vending Machine is Now Compatible With Any NFC Tag
Ever since I got my NFC implant(s), I’ve wanted a way to pay with them. Normally, this would be impossible due to the fact that the security and technology in the type of NFC tags used for PayPass financial transactions are radically different from the chips in my hands. In some cases however, I can put a system between my chips and the payment facilities in order to translate for me. In this instance, this brought up a problem; the vending machine at the lab isn’t mine, and I don’t […]