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Working Out With A Wargen In World of Warcraft

Guest Posts

Please welcome Tony “BROOTUS” Robertson to the Holoseat blog.  Tony is one of our Alpha Testers and has jumped into Holoseat with both feet.  Check out his post below for how Holoseat is changing his life. It is not…

PY19 Kanban 1.1 Stand Up 0

Stand Ups

TL;DR Planning is done, so it is time to get PY19 started.  Our iterations are going to be shorter than normal during the Alpha Test (hence the 4 week cadence on the burn down chart).  Look for more,…

The Anxiety of Open Source: Why We Struggle With Putting It Out There

In the news

For those who don’t know, Holoseat is Open Source Hardware (OSHW).  In fact, v0.3 is certified OSHW (OSHWA UID US000058).  And, we will be submitting v1.0 for certification soon. Hackaday just put out some of their “rules” for publishing…

Manufacturing At Home With Evan & Katelyn | Make:

In the news

Great video “Evan & Katelyn.” Lots of important lessons for start ups like Holoseat, some of which we have already learned and some of which are new to us. I was so impressed I just subscribed to their…

The History of Cherry MX Keyboard Switches @CherryMX

In the news

Check out this great post from Adafruit about the history of Cherry MX keyboard switches.  For those who don’t know, we love the Cherry MX.   In fact, the enable button on the Holoseat controller is a Cherry MX…

Syndcon 2018 Raffle Holoseat Winners

Events

Once more August meant it was time for Holoseat’s annual pilgrimage to SyndCon.  This year we brought a little more than just our usual upgraded test hardware and presentations.  For the first time since 2014 we brought something for…

First Patch Issued for v1 Alpha

Development News

It’s official, we already have the first patch from our Alpha test.  Thanks to tester Arabella for helping us find the issue and to tester Bril for verifying the patch.  As you can see by clicking the link…

Happy Birthday Holoseat!

Pics

Five years ago today I published the first commits of Holoseat’s design online, paving the way for Bryan to build his own copy and starting us out on this wild ride.  Now here we are today at the…

Holoseat + Skyrim VR = Awesome!

Pics

What happens when you combine VR and Holoseat? The answer is pure awesome! Thanks to our fellow Syndies for providing us the opportunity to try this out.  Check it out for yourself in the video below.

Our First Delivery!

Pics

Congratulations to our fellow Syndie Arabella.  She is the first to receive a v1 Alpha Holoseat!  She even brought her DeskCycle and helped us finalize the setup instructions.  Thanks, Arabella!!