Repurpose, A Mini Documentary About Hardware Hacking & Hackerspaces

Repurpose is a great doucmentary short by Jack Oatmon about hardware hacking and hackerspaces. The video focuses on the Montreal hardware hacking community, including Foulab.

Why are more and more hobbyists experimenting with hacks and circuit bends? What relationship does this imply about consumer society and technological advancement? Is this a real-world analog of ‘user generated content’?

via Bre Pettis

Subscribe to Laughing Squid by email and receive a daily email with all our blog posts from each day.