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Project Show & Tell It's the last Friday Hacks of the semester! There are no talks planned today but we would like to invite you to show us all the [...] Read More.

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  • Friday Hacks #67, March 21

    nushackers.org 20 Mar '14, 5am

    This friday, we have a talk by Lee Chun Munn from Institute of Systems Science about what’s new in Java 8. See you there! Date/Time : Friday, March 21th at 6:30pm Venue : SR2, Education Resource Centre, University Town Map : http://goo.gl/maps/2Zy3M Free pizza is served before the tal...

  • Tips for Attending a Hackathon as a Programming Newbie

    nushackers.org 19 Jan '14, 1am

    Our annual hackathon, Hack&Roll, is coming up at the end of this week. If you’re a freshman, or new to programming, you’re probably wondering if you should join it. You barely know how to program, after all, much less build apps — why join a competition filled with people with way mor...

  • Friday Hacks #64, Feb 21

    nushackers.org 20 Feb '14, 8am

    How can you take down a country’s Internet and prevent more than 6 million users from surfing web pages for 8 hours without even standing up? Try DNS cache poisoning. In late January 2014, a case of DNS spoofing in China caused all web queries to be routed to a single IP address in th...

  • In memoriam, Aaron Swartz

    nushackers.org 13 Jan '13, 7pm

    (This post is written by Eli, a former President of NUS Hackers.) Aaron Swartz was my hero. He died two days ago, committing suicide at the age of 26, too early in a colourful and accomplished life, and now, too late. I won’t cover all that he has done; people who know him personally ...

  • Friday Hacks #68, March 28

    nushackers.org 28 Mar '14, 5am

    Friday Hacks #68, March 28 Posted on March 26, 2014 by Vishnu Prem This friday, we have a talk by the awesome Beng Eu about he built NUSMods. See you there! (Also, a little birdie tells us that Jeff Moss might be attending FH this week :)) Date/Time : Friday, March 28th at 6:30pm Venu...

  • Guest Post #1 NUSMorge

    nushackers.org 18 Mar '13, 3pm

    Guest Post #1 NUSMorge Posted on March 18, 2013 by omer In the spirit of hacking, we’re starting a new series of posts exposing some of the projects made during the hack&roll. NUSMorge is a timetable merger, built on top of the Beng’s open source web app nusmods.com. It was built in 2...

  • Friday Hacks #47, Apr 12

    nushackers.org 12 Apr '13, 4am

    This week we have Gaurav Chandrashekar. Date/Time: Friday, April 12 at 6:30pm Venue: SR2, Education Resource Centre, University Town. Map: http://goo.gl/maps/2Zy3M Sign up here: http://bit.ly/fridayhacks2013 Free pizza is served before the talks. Talk: Building real time apps with met...

  • Friday Hacks #46, Apr 5

    nushackers.org 04 Apr '13, 2am

    Post navigation ← Friday Hacks #45, Mar 22 Friday Hacks #46, Apr 5 Posted on April 4, 2013 by benedict This week we have Dr Yiqun Hu and Alvin Jiang from PayPal Singapore R&D Lab. Dr Hu will be sharing with us an interesting research done on sound. Following that, Alvin will be sharin...

    1. Friday Hacks #47, Apr 12 nushackers.org 12 Apr '13, 4am