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== Codename ==
 
== Codename ==
The new code name for our hackerspace is base48. Technically we are 'Underground, o.s.' - a form of [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Non-governmental_organization NGO]
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The new code name for our hackerspace is base48. Technically we are 'base48, z.s.' - a form of [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Non-governmental_organization NGO]
 
([http://cs.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ob%C4%8Dansk%C3%A9_sdru%C5%BEen%C3%AD Občanské sdružení] in czech)
 
([http://cs.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ob%C4%8Dansk%C3%A9_sdru%C5%BEen%C3%AD Občanské sdružení] in czech)
 
non-profit organization, where each member has the right to vote at meetings and fully participate
 
non-profit organization, where each member has the right to vote at meetings and fully participate
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* Underground hackerspace
 
* Underground hackerspace
 
* Underground lab
 
* Underground lab
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* Underground, o.s.
  
 
=== Why the number 48/0x30/0b00110000? ===
 
=== Why the number 48/0x30/0b00110000? ===
 
Because our current space is at Čápkova 48. And because with other numbers like base64 we would have problems being found by people searching for us on google :)
 
Because our current space is at Čápkova 48. And because with other numbers like base64 we would have problems being found by people searching for us on google :)

Revision as of 18:52, 14 June 2015

Hackerspace

What is a hackerspace?

  • A laboratory
  • A club
  • A meeting place
  • A lecture place
  • A common interest group
    • Sharing of information
    • Sharing of knowledge
    • Sharing of hardware
    • Sharing of expertise

A hackerspace is foremost a community focused on equally minded people. Definition on wikipedia

Hackerspace in Brno

Scope of our hackerspace

  • Electronics
  • Robotics
  • Artificial intelligence (AI)
  • Security
  • Penetration testing
  • Open source software development


Codename

The new code name for our hackerspace is base48. Technically we are 'base48, z.s.' - a form of NGO (Občanské sdružení in czech) non-profit organization, where each member has the right to vote at meetings and fully participate in the hackerspace organization.


We were also known as (obsolete):

  • HSBR - Hacker Space BRno
  • Underground hackerspace
  • Underground lab
  • Underground, o.s.

Why the number 48/0x30/0b00110000?

Because our current space is at Čápkova 48. And because with other numbers like base64 we would have problems being found by people searching for us on google :)