Hack (technology) – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Hack (technology) – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Hacking (English verb to hack, singular noun a hack) refers to the re-configuring or re-programming of a system to function in ways not facilitated by the owner, administrator, or designer. The term(s) have several related meanings in the technology and computer science fields, wherein a “hack” may refer … [Read more…]

Adelaide Hackerspace

Photos of today’s get together In January 2010 we started a Hackerspace in Adelaide. Over 30 people with a diverse and exciting range of skills and interests are involved. We are having semi-regular meetings to discuss the organisation and to actually hack. At present we are sharing a space with Format Collective which is working … [Read more…]

Dorkbot Adelaide

Thought I might toodle along to this meeting and see what it’s about. It looks interesting! Here’s the announcement from the website: The very first meeting of Dorkbot Adelaide will be held on Sunday 29th June 2008 and anyone with a genuine interest in doing something different is welcome to attend. Dorkbot-adelaide is part of … [Read more…]

ADSL2 Gateway Died

My Linksys ADSL2 Gateway & Switch has been playing up for quite some time – intermittantly computers couldn’t see it at all or the connection would come and go. Last week it started getting a lot worse until it finally died yesterday. The modem part was fine (lights on) it’s the ethernet switch part which … [Read more…]

Monday cont…

Met a nice young man named Jason at the Edu miniconf and we talked with Robyn and another gentleman Roland for about an hour after the conf had ended for the day, about inequalities in life, sexism, Maths and accessibility in all sorts of forms. So far my fav talk is Liddy Nevile’s on Accessibility. … [Read more…]