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Entries from April 29th, 2012

Startup Weekend Honolulu Startups

April 29th, 2012 by Ryan Ozawa · No Comments · Events, Technology

Startup Weekend Honolulu went down over a 54-hour jam session in Kakaako, in conjunction with other Startup Weekend events happening around the world. The goal? To pitch, design, code and launch a startup in less than three days. The event was hosted at The Greenhouse Innovation Hub on Auahi Street. On Friday, several ideas were proposed, […]

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Institute for Astronomy Open House on Sunday

April 27th, 2012 by Ryan Ozawa · No Comments · Events, Family, Science

This Sunday brings the annual Institute for Astronomy Open House in Manoa. As a science-positive geek dad, it’s one of my favorite family events, and you can browse photos I took last year on Flickr. There are many hands-on activities, from dry ice comet making to sunspot observing, informative displays, and several expert talks. It’s a […]

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TeleTweet App Merges Current, Classic Tech

April 19th, 2012 by Ryan Ozawa · 2 Comments · Technology

I love Twitter. It’s a fast and efficient social network and status stream based on short messages. And today, the Hawaii-based team at Shacked Software released an app that pairs Twitter’s modern, real-time stream of news with some vintage, old-school technology. TeleTweet [iTunes link] is a Twitter client that unearths an unexpected and clever connection […]

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Come to the 5th Hawaii Geek Meet on Sunday

April 13th, 2012 by Ryan Ozawa · No Comments · Events, People

The Hawaii Geek Meet will once again be held at Magic Island in Ala Moana Beach Park, Picnic Area #40, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. this Sunday, April 15. You can RSVP on Facebook, but what matters most is that you join us. Bring your friends, your family, some food to share (and some […]

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