JSON has become software’s lingua franca, the most common way for programs to
serialize data for sharing between programs, between languages, and between
machines. We’ll try out some “small sharp tools” that help you handle JSON
As a data source, we’ll do a little civic hacking on FACE Ohio,
the state’s campaign finance data open data tool.
And, as always, bring your miscellaneous questions, ideas, and projects to
Wed, April 11 in the Dayton Chess Club.
• What we'll doInformal get-together of Diodians past & present in our old Old North Dayton neighborhood. All makers (future Diodians?) are welcome, too. They accept cash & credit cards. Enjoy lunch in a living slice of Dayton's past as we press onward and upward in 2018! • What to bringAppetite• Important to knowPlenty of parking on the north side of the building and in the back.
• What we'll doDiodians will be here working on their current projects. All makers and curious visitors are welcome to stop by and say "Hi." • What to bringPersonal protective gear, beyond safety glasses and ear plugs, as needed. • Important to know
Thursday, March 15, 2018 @ 7:00pm
Wright State University
Russ Engineering Center, Room 348
GPT (GUI Partition Table) and UFEI (Unified Extensible Firmware Interface) are sometimes confusing topics when installing an operating system such as Linux on a modern PC. Come learn what they’re all about!