September 16, 2012

Adding door status to Twitter

Since the dawn of time, man dreamed of a way to see if Nova Labs was open from anywhere in the world. That dream became reality […]
August 4, 2012

Is Nova Labs Open?

It’s an ambition at many a makerspace, a physical switch that changes the Open/Closed indicator on the web site. There’s geek prestige in having this working […]
July 13, 2012

The CNC Trifecta is in Place

In the world of computer controlled tools, there are three which top people’s list of most appealing.  Yep, we have all three and they’re all installed […]
June 27, 2012

CNC Mill Arrives

It’s a wonderful thing to have friends. In this case we’re talking about Neil being a friend of Nova Labs. Recently he moved to the U.S. […]
May 2, 2012

Weekly Ops Social

Things need to get done in and around our facility and to ensure a regular focus on making our space livable, the Operations team runs a […]
May 1, 2012

Arduino Takes Off

Sometimes the right moment is just waiting to happen. For months there was background interest in micro controllers but never to the level that would support […]
April 28, 2012

Innovating a Product

Makerspaces are places of creativity and some of that energy gets channelled into new product ideas. Ted is a tireless tinkerer. Microcontrolers are one of his […]