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I'd like to learn...

  • Practical crypto, since we should all be signing our email. -- Myself 23:41, 27 July 2008 (UTC)
  • How to use oscilloscopes. Tfine 17:43, 30 January 2009 (UTC)
  • how to securely destroy a hard drive, with on-site tools and guided instruction -Rodney
  • Introduction to Computer Forensics, with a hands-on demonstration with tools and techniques
  • FPGA/CPLD programming with Verilog. (Yes, I know "programming" isn't technically accurate).
  • Thru-hole and SMT soldering techniques.


  • How to get started with Arduino

I'd like to teach...

Potential teachers: see How to Run an Event!

  • Slide rule usage
I can teach beginning operations (multiplication, division, exponentiation, trig, logs, etc), but I'm pretty slow these days. Hudson 16:28, 27 July 2008 (UTC)
  • Oscilloscopes and triggers
How to use a scope and build a programmable trigger using a microcontroller. Hudson 16:28, 27 July 2008 (UTC)
  • Unix tricks
Efficient text processing using the Unix toolkit (vi, cut, sed, awk, perl, dc, etc). Hudson 16:28, 27 July 2008 (UTC)
  • Makefiles for microcontrollers
How to automate the build, install, test cycle using a serial bootloader and make. Hudson 16:28, 27 July 2008 (UTC)
  • How to type
timball and mark steele teach n00bs to codes. timball Thu Aug 7 18:39:11 UTC 2008
  • Telephony
Learning Telephony using Asterisk emacsen
  • How to home brew beer -adam
  • Cognitive biases & instrumental rationality. jmed Mon Feb 7 2317 EST
  • Body / health hacking (improve strength, blood chemistry, general well-being, steel-bending, whatever members are interested in). jmed Mon Feb 7 2317 EST