DORKBOT + PIRATE BOX
tuesday november 6
Dorkbot + Benjamin Cadon
PirateBox is a self-contained mobile communication and file sharing device. Simply turn it on to transform any space into a free and open communications and file sharing network.
Freely inspired by pirate radio and the free culture movements, PirateBox utilizes Free, Libre and Open Source software (FLOSS) to create mobile wireless communications and file sharing networks where users can anonymously chat and share images, video, audio, documents, and other digital content.
Benjamin Cadon is a multimedia artist based in Orleans, France, where he works as coordinator of a medialab called Labomedia. His most recent projects led him to work on various topics such as the elec- tromagnetic spectrum, subjective mapping and our post-human future. He uses opensource time-based softwares and electronic devices in his installations