[Noisebridge-discuss] noisebridge is for hacking

maestro maestro415 at gmail.com
Tue Sep 3 21:43:33 UTC 2013


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On 9/2/13, jim <jim at well.com> wrote:
>
>     In the beginning NB was founded by people
> interested in programming and computers, electronics,
> sewing, film photography, visual arts, and music.
>
>     The idea that founding NB was solely by
> computer hackers is wrong!
>
>     The idea was to welcome anyone with any interests
> that might work with others.
>
>
>
> On Mon, 2013-09-02 at 16:39 -0700, Cameron Hackett wrote:
>> You must be new here. :p
>>
>>
>> So... Noisebridge has had a bit of a hard time in deciding what
>> "hacking" is.
>> In the beginning, Noisebridge was formed by hackers interested in
>> computers, electronics, and security. Over time, there have been some
>> really awesome merging of electronics or computers with other
>> pursuits. For example, embedding Arduinos in clothing, and adding
>> lights or wireless communication.
>> That's generally awesome and non-offensive to most, so we incorporated
>> some tools and space to do that (like the sewing area, or sewing
>> machine at 83c).
>>
>>
>> However, over time, more and more new pursuits and equipment started
>> showing up, and gradually more and more behaviours and
>> equpent/facilities have become available.
>> With the the social norm and mission around being radically inclusive,
>> coupled with resources like bathrooms, a kitchen, and places to lie
>> down, all smack dab in the middle of a city embroiled in an affordable
>> housing crisis, the homeless, semi-homeless, and desperate people are
>> taking advantage of Noisebridge's offerings.
>> Point out that bad behaviour and let's work to stop it.
>>
>>
>> On Mon, Sep 2, 2013 at 4:15 PM, Romy Ilano <romy at snowyla.com> wrote:
>>         I come to noisebridge to hack. I am not so into other things
>>         like living in elevators or doing social work, but that is
>>         because I am a hacker. =D
>>
>>
>>         On Mon, Sep 2, 2013 at 2:40 PM, Ronald Cotoni
>>         <setient at gmail.com> wrote:
>>                 Yes, I said that.  Life hacking!
>>
>>
>>                 On Mon, Sep 2, 2013 at 1:01 PM, Romy Snowyla
>>                 <romy at snowyla.com> wrote:
>>                         I'm keeping it simple. Every time it gets
>>                         complicated to the point of impracticality I
>>                         return to a simple fact:
>>
>>                         Noisebridge is for hacking
>>
>>                         Sent from my iPhone
>>
>>                         > On Sep 2, 2013, at 11:13 AM, jim
>>                         <jim at well.com> wrote:
>>                         >
>>                         >
>>                         >    Kind of. It was formed with the idea of
>>                         merging
>>                         > different disciplines such as art and
>>                         technology,
>>                         > more specifically, for example, sewing and
>>                         > electronics.
>>                         >
>>                         >    The definition of "hack" has eluded us to
>>                         the
>>                         > point that there seems no useful definition
>>                         that
>>                         > lets us exclude anyone on that basis.
>>                         >
>>                         >
>>                         >
>>                         >
>>                         >> On Mon, 2013-09-02 at 10:58 -0700, Romy
>>                         Ilano wrote:
>>                         >> noisebridge was formed, built and paid for
>>                         hacking. it is a place to
>>                         >> hack. that's what it's for. that is
>>                         noisebridge's focus.
>>                         >>
>>                         >>
>>                         >>
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>>                 Ronald Cotoni
>>                 Systems Engineer
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