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MEETUP

Step 1 - Complete THIS registration form

Step 2 - Register on www.meetup.com/OCHACKERZ

Step 3 -Send us a tweet @OCHackerz, suggestions or feedback using #OCHACK

Step 4 - If you would like to support our efforts, please click the donate button.

We are a revolutionary new space here in OC, CA and we're looking to innovate, Educate and Collaborate on Technology and Startups. Mission Statement: OCHackerz is a human institution designed to create new products or services under conditions of extreme uncertainty. OC Hackerz is a an innovative virtual preincubator where talented professionals come together to share, collaborate, and network.

We are a team of Designers, Coders and Engineers working on Startups & cutting edge Technologies.

Our current projects include Robotics, Drones, Arduino, Rasberry Pi, ChipKit, Energy Management Systems, Home Automation and Smartphone Apps. Our focus on web technologies includes CMS, CDN, Video, Audio, Social Media, Big Data and Analytics. The vision for this group is to meet, network, learn and share ideas to build a community of people from all backgrounds, entrepreneurs, business strategists, accountants, legal attorneys, contractors, marketers, fundraisers, directors, producers, journalists, artists, coders, bloggers, tweeters and creative thinkers that are interested in advancements in web/mobile computing and whether it be video games, serious apps, or a nice to have type of apps. From novices to experts or people who just want to be part of the next wave. I welcome anyone who is passionate about what they do to take charge of their future and join NOW.  

Latest Blog Posts

  • Bay Area Maker Faire

    MakerFaire

    This weekend #OCHackerz travelled up to the Bay Area to join the 900+ makers and 120,000+ attendees for a weekend of fun and learning. Here’s a brief recap of some of the cool things we discovered: Spotted our friends from Pontech, they built a spectrum analyzer using ping pong balls to see them in action, check out the link below. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MSiy86glyaY   @Cyclecide Heavy Pedal Cyclecide Bike Rodeo is a club of alter-bike mechanics, mariachi-punk musicians and cycle crazed clowns who ...
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    0 Comments | May 19, 2014 | by Anil Pattni
    Category: Blog
  • Learn about Big Data Machine Learning – using Python Scikit-learn

    Big Data Science

    Big data is often misunderstood as simply storing lots of data for the purpose of performing correlations and basic statistical analysis to uncover interesting structures or relationships in the data. Although this is part of it, its not the major reason. The larger reason why big data is becoming very important is due to the emergence of machine learning as the next evolution of computing. Instead of the traditional expert systems approach where human experts input their expertise into ...
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    0 Comments | May 7, 2014 | by Anil Pattni
    Category: Blog
  • CyberSecurity Talk

    Cyber Security Talk @ Coastline Community College

    Cyber Security Talk @ Coastline Community College Today I was invited to Coastline Community College by VitaLink to give a talk on #Cyber #Security along with Mike Good from Cisco. I highlighted many of the traditional ways of hacking, pros/cons as a segway (Hack) to intro the positive type of hackers @OCHackerz. My argument was that understanding the creative mindset of a ‘hacker’ mentality can allow people to achieve desired results in a much shorter ...
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    0 Comments | April 26, 2014 | by Anil Pattni
    Category: Blog
  • April 2014 Meetup Part 1: LabSocket System using Labview

    Labsocket

      Labsocket Presentation Summary LabVIEW is a graphical dataflow programming environment from National Instruments Corp. (NI). The relative ease with which complex software can be developed using graphical programming techniques, combined with the hardware devices offered by NI and others, has made LabVIEW a popular programming tool with scientists and engineers for decades. Typical applications for LabVIEW are data acquisition and control systems for manufacturing and laboratory testing. The LabSocket system, developed by Bergmans Mechatronics LLC (BML), enables ...
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    0 Comments | April 1, 2014 | by Anil Pattni
    Category: Events
  • OC Hackerz OpenHack EarthMake arLCD Hackathon

    Anil Pattni OC Register OCHackerz

      OCH OCRegister   OC Hackerz OCRegister   Article from #OCRegister IRVINE – Philip Way is 12 and he has a pet turtle. He calls him Wompa. But here’s the thing: Wompa is not a real turtle. He lives in cyberspace. The seventh-grader created this tiny turtle, barely the size of an icon, through a program called Python. He can make him move forward, in a circle or in the shape ...
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    0 Comments | March 25, 2014 | by Anil Pattni
    Category: Blog
  • April 2014 Meetup Part 2: GMO’s and Bio-Hacking

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    Anyone who lives in California is familiar with the taboo term “GMO” but does that mean that we really know what they are?  Find out in next month’s Meetup on Thursday, April 3rd, when biologist and earth scientist Andrea Kuipers shares the truth about GMO’s from a scientific standpoint. As Americans, 80% of our food is made with Genetically Modified Organisms so come learn exactly what goes into your food and how just by rearranging nature’s code, we can ...
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    0 Comments | March 13, 2014 | by Andrea Kuipers
    Category: Blog
  • StartupBus SF to Austin, TX for SXSW

    Startupbus

      On March 2nd, 2014 I boarded StartupBus a 2500+ mile journey from San Francisco to Austin Texas to launch at SXSW. My team and I formed the startup ‘Trade-Off’ Our mission was to build a platform to help people that don’t have funds to accomplish their dreams. Our solution is to bring back the bartering system, allowing people to exchange services through our platform and move forward with their ideas. The best way I can describe this experience ...
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    0 Comments | March 8, 2014 | by Anil Pattni
    Category: Blog
  • Engineers Get First Look at Airwolf 3D’s High-Performance 3D Printer at ATX West

    Airwolf3d

    Airwolf 3D will be attending ATX West the largest design and manufacturing event on the West Coast where 50,000 engineering professionals can hear Airwolf 3D president and co-founder Erick Wolf speak on “Applications of Desktop 3D Printers for Rapid Prototyping” on Wednesday, February 12 at 11 a.m. Airwolf 3D designs and manufactures high-performance 3D printers that are fast, affordable, durable and easy to use. All 3D printers are made in America at the company’s 5,000 sq. ft. facility in ...
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    0 Comments | February 10, 2014 | by candice nunez
    Category: Blog
  • OCHackerz OpenHack Hardware/Software Hackathon

    EarthMake LCD

    OpenHack Hardware / Software Hackathon CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR EARLY BIRD SPECIAL It gives me great pleasure to announce we will be holding a hardware / software hackathon event at the brand new location of Eureka Building in Irvine. This will be a weekend event of fun and learning with the goal of creating a startup product at the end of the event.  I’ll be inviting all my favorite designers, coders and engineers that I’ve met ...
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    0 Comments | February 9, 2014 | by Anil Pattni
    Category: Events
  • OCHackerz @Ces 2014

    The magic of global innovation comes to life at the 2014 International CES Las Vegas, NV, January 10, 2014 – With amazing tech breakthroughs and thousands of new product introductions, innovation blossomed as new technologies came to life, redefining the future at the 2014 International CES®.  Owned and produced by the Consumer Electronics Association (CEA) ®, the International CES is the global gathering place for all who thrive on the business of innovation. CEA announced today that the 2014 ...
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    0 Comments | January 11, 2014 | by Anil Pattni
    Category: Blog