Keywords for the Age of Austerity 29: Hack/Hacking/Hacker

"Hacking," according to Evgeny Morozov, is the art of “exploiting existing resources to produce more.” The MIT Tech Model Railroad Club, a student club credited with coining the technophilic meaning of the word, defined a "hack" in its 1959 dictionary as “something done without constructive end,” an “entropy booster.” For the TMRC, hacking is less … Continue reading Keywords for the Age of Austerity 29: Hack/Hacking/Hacker