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Category: 120216 – What Is A Hacker with Mitch Altman

The other side of “hacking” – Why support The Media Show?

7 September, 2014 (14:27) | 111107 - What is a hacker with Emmanuel Goldstein, 120216 - What Is A Hacker with Mitch Altman, Kickstarter | By: Gus

Did you catch these videos where Mitch Altman and Emmanuel Goldstein explain what “hacker” has historically meant within the tech community? If you did, Hi! We’re The Media Show, produced by Gus Andrews and Rob Vincent. We’ve been involved in the Hackers On Planet Earth (HOPE) conference and Off The Hook for many years. And […]

What is a hacker? with Mitch Altman – The Media Show

27 March, 2012 (16:50) | 120216 - What Is A Hacker with Mitch Altman | By: Gus Andrews

When someone says they are a hacker, what do they mean? Are they just big computer geeks? Are they doing illegal criminal things, breaking in and stealing passwords? Mitch Altman, inventor of the TV-B-Gone, tells us hacking is about thinking differently about the world around you. Featuring the folks at the Noisebridge hackerspace in San […]