Robotron Autopsy: Learning About Hardware From Vintage Video Games

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Accepted Session
Short Form
Intermediate
Scheduled: Tuesday, June 18, 2013 from 11:00 – 11:45am in B202/203

Excerpt

Studying and building hardware is easier than you think. Using software concepts as a metaphor, I will reverse-engineer the 1982 arcade game machine "Robotron: 2084" and reimplement it in modern hardware.

Description

Studying and building hardware is easier than you think. Using software concepts as a metaphor, I will reverse-engineer the 1982 arcade game machine “Robotron: 2084” and reimplement it in modern hardware.

Speaking experience

I have spoken previously at OSBridge, Dorkbot PDX, ToorCamp and ToorCon security conferences, and a slew of trade shows.

Speaker