Working with GIT lecture at OTL (Olimex Training Lab)


This weekend the first lecture in our Training Lab was present by Stefan Saraev.

Some pictures are posted here .

To-Do List:

  1. to make reliable Internet link to the new building
  2. to setup logging and streaming video/audio from the events
  3. air conditioning (will be fixed this week)

next workshops to follow:

  • Building custom Android images for OLinuXino
  • KiCAD Open Source CAD introduction
  • Arduino workshop
  • FPGA and introduction to verilog

All lectures are free to participate. We will announce them with week in advance here on Twitter and Facebook/G+.

Also we will try to log and stream but may need time until we figure out how to do it properly 🙂

The working language is Bulgarian but we will try to add English subtitles to the logged lectures as well.

Working with Git – first lecture in our new Training Hall


We have new Hall (the green arrow) which we are going to use for internal training, summer Hackademias with students and generally as Hackerspace where interesting projects will be completed and knowledge will be shared.

The first event is lecture planned for December 8th 14.00 o’clock which will be about working with GIT. No matter if you are beginner or advanced Git user you will have something to learn as the lecture will be present by Stefan Saraev

Several workshops for Arduino, Pinguino and Maple will follow in January.

Dimitar Gamishev is also going to present several workshops about how to build Linux and Android images for ARM SoCs.

We have ability to video capture and stream the lectures, but the working language will be Bulgarian 🙂

The lectures will be twice per month in the weekends and completely free of charge.

Everyone who want to learn new stuff is invited.



OLIMEX Ltd. enables college students and/or university students to apply for participation in a free summer training program based in Plovdiv/BULGARIA.

If you are ambitious and willing to develop your skils; if you want to become proficient in the fields of digital, analog electronics, wireless communications, programming, and design of electronic devices; if you want to learn and grow, you can apply for vacancies on program:

  • Digital and Analog circuit design;
  • PCB layout;
  • C programming of embedded devices;
  • Python programming of embedded projects;
  • Scratch/BYOB/Snap block extensions;
  • OpenCV + Python projects;
  • Building and programming Robots;
  • uboot, Linux kernel and drivers hacking;
  • Android programming.

The training program is developed as a summer internship and gives you the opportunity to become acquainted with current practices in the field of electronics.

Interns will have access to all the resources, products and programmers of OLIMEX Ltd. to complete their learning process.

You will receive theoretical and practical training to understand the details of the design process. You will gain skills to work on projects. Throughout the internship you will be guided by our experienced developers.

The training is free, but the seats are limited so please express your interest in advance to info [at] olimex [dot] com , because not everybody will be approved.

In order to apply for the internship you must be:

  • a college student and/or university student with a technical major;
  • fluent in English and work freely with computers;
  • ready to learn.