hack night


19 Jan: Build Night: How to Make LED Badges

With SXSW fast approaching, Umbel Labs has begun our yearly tradition of building badge bling. For last year’s panels and opening night party, we laser-cut shapes out of acrylic and then illuminated the acrylic with electroluminescent panel. This year we are building 8×8 LED…


08 Sep: Umbel Hosts Djangocon Party

Umbel’s Engineering team are avid users of open-source software, including Django, a web application framework which powers most of our web-based SaaS product. Djangocon is the yearly conference for users of Django, and it brings in web developers and designers from all over the world. Several members…


24 Aug: Umbel Hosts Hack Night At New Seaholm Location

When Umbel’s Engineering teams aren’t busy making customer data usable and actionable, they often find time to work on hobby projects. From open-source projects to robotics to time-saving productivity tools, Umbel’s hacking culture is part of our DNA. “It’s an opportunity for us to…