Photos from my visit to the Chaos Computer Club Berlin, a hackerspace where hackers and activists come together to meet, work, learn, and play arcades.
David House is the founder of BUILDS, a hackerspace based in Boston University where Bradley Manning, the alleged source of the Iraq and Afghanistan war logs, attended. Here he talks about setting up the hackerspace in the heart of the university, and the hacker culture that it fosters.
Listen to David House on the hacker culture
Listen to David House on setting up hackerspace
I discuss superinjunctions and Twitter on Sky News, and the impossibility of using national laws to govern the global flow of information.
“Injunction-busting” Twitter accounts stepped into the spotlight over the weekend, and have successfully whipped up the building storm on social networks and internet forums – with a helping hand from the media.