Weekly Update 2013-03-20

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going out wednesday!

Thanks to everyone that came out this weekend for XinCheJian's spring cleaning, was really great to see everyone and the work done to the space is making a difference.

Updates this week:

  1. this week we want your 5rmb at the door, that money is going straight into the donation box
  2. Ladies, it's your turn, sign up for 3months at XinCheJian and get 1 month for free, starting.. now
  3. XinCheJian is turning 3 this month, join us for a wild party @ the space mark your calendars the 26th of march - it's a Tuesday - members can bring 1 guest, but please let us know if you are coming (for food and drink orders) by signing up here http://xinchejian.com/event2/?ee=171
  4. Roboracing - it's on the 6th of April! 2pm - 5pm bring your 10 second cars! or your ultra fast line followers, the competition is just starting for the season, plus work on your car Thursday and Friday as it's a tomb sweeping holiday!
  5. two new groups formed in the last 7 days, with quantified self and also creative programming.

Summary for Wednesday/本周三开放日综述

  1. 诸晓鸣 - Blind PHP/C++ Programmer making games (CN)
  2. Matthew DeBlock - DScript - a new form of writing (EN)
  3. ..You..

Wednesday Presenters/本周演讲者介绍

诸晓鸣 is Visually impaired, self taught to program in C++ and PHP and works to improve accessibility across computers for others in the same situation, from text to speech and information accessibility development and builds games!

Matthew DeBlock has invented his own writing style that looks like a script language however it encodes roman alphabet, if anyone has designed a font before, now imagine how hard it is to design an entire writing style!

Upcoming Events/近期活动安排

How to 3D Print Workshop - 2013/03/24 http://xinchejian.com/event2/?ee=173

Learn what you are doing with a 3D printer, take this class if you are interested in getting started in 3D printing.

XinCheJian Birthday 2013 - 2013/03/26 http://xinchejian.com/event2/?ee=171

Its our birthday and we'll cry with happiness if we want to, members, come join us on the rooftop, non-members either sign up or find a member willing to bring you.