Meeting Notes 2013 02 12

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These are the notes from the The 253rd Meeting of Noisebridge. Note-taker: [[user:flamsmark|Tom]; Moderator: Ping.

  • We have agreed the slate for the 2013 Noisebridge board election.
  • It is our consensus that Ping is a member!

Short announcements and events

  • Adafruit is offering us bulk rates (normally 30% off) for orders over $250. They've also sent us a Raspberry Pi care package, and they're interested in sending other kits from time to time too!
  • Mischeif is holding a Plan 9 class. Join him!
  • Cryptoparty II: Enciphered Boogaloo is happening on March 23 at Langton Labs. Go sign up to learn or teach!
  • Miloh wants to take Noisebridge to Maker Faire this year, despite controversy.
  • Tom has started holding Noisebridge "office hours" on Tuesdays from 6pm until the meeting.
  • Workshop Weekend happens March 2 & 3 in Oakland. $40 for unlimited access to workshops all weekend.

Membership Binder

  • James "JC" Cooper. Week 4. Sponsor: Danny. (not present)
  • Nicholas Granado. Week 1. No sponsors.
  • Kevin Schisser. Week 2. No sponsors.
  • Reverend Mik McAllister withdraws his application.
  • Ka-Ping Yee (@zestyping Week 3. Sponsors: MCT, Sai. It is our consensus that Ping is a member!

Financial Report

  • Funds in bank: 14486.89
  • Noisetor: current balance: $852.04

Consensus items

Proposals from last week

Proposals for next week

  • There were no new proposals this week.

Discussion Notes

  • We all agree that if any of us see Ryan, we will tell him to leave and not return.
  • Carl says that he will talk with with Lilly about not crashing here when he next sees her.
  • We then had the usual discussion about people using the space for undesirable purposes.


  • Carlos likes Go, the programming language.
  • Kevin likes to recycle e-waste & upcyce!
  • Mischeif likes Go too.
  • Zephyr has nothing against Go & likes Plan 9.
  • Eric is new, and was introduced by...
  • Lisha, who likes to hack everything, especially education. Also active with hacker moms, school factory, jigsaw renaissance, and GwoB.
  • Justin has overclocked his brain.
  • Monad likes knowledge.
  • Nick likes knowledge too.
  • Philippe does free software research.
  • Ken has been coming here for four weeks, and working on some objective c... then adroid!
  • Miloh is making an oscar nomination speech
  • Mike is a technowanderer not a quartermaster, stock clerk, ombudsman
  • Tom is trying to reform CFAA and oppose CISPA, as well as playing with a new Raspberry Pi.
  • Snail doesn't have anything clever to say
  • Ping is interested in open access disaster response & international development
  • Dan is relatively new