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A Hacker's LIfe

Duo Security
February 05, 2013

A Hacker's LIfe

Keynote on hacker culture for the world's largest student hackathon, MHacks, at the University of Michigan

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February 05, 2013
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  1. a hacker’s life
    MHacks 2013
    @dugsong

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  2. hacker culture

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  3. culture & revolution
    1984 today

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  4. culture & revolution
    1984 today

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  5. we reject kings,
    presidents, & voting
    join up
    join us join in

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  6. we believe in
    rough consensus
    & running code
    – David Clark, 1992

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  7. open source
    gi! culture
    win! win!

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  8. 1999: birth of the hackathon

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  9. 1999: disrupting the
    music industry via IRC

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  10. 1999: disrupting the
    music industry via IRC

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  11. hackers save the internet

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  12. hackers save the internet

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  13. hackers save the internet

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  14. systems hackers to valley elite

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  15. power in the network

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  16. startup coworking & community

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  17. all hands active

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  18. sharing geek culture

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  19. what else matters
    adventure!!!
    appreciation
    transparency
    execution
    inspiration
    challenge
    attitude

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  20. how to draw an owl
    1. 2.
    1. Draw some circles
    2. Draw the rest of the fucking owl

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  21. how to draw an owl
    1. 2.
    1. Draw some circles
    2. Draw the rest of the fucking owl

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  22. technical career track
    Distinguished Engineer
    Architecture
    (Architect)
    Principal Engineer
    Mastery
    (Master)
    Senior Engineer
    Leadership
    (Leader)
    Software Engineer II
    Competence
    (Practitioner)
    Software Engineer I
    Introductory
    (Internship)

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  23. ACHIEVEMENT UNLOCKED
    Survive DEFCON conference in Las Vegas
    ACHIEVEMENT UNLOCKED
    Speak publicly on the company’s behalf
    levelling up

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  24. anti-patterns

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  25. startup feng shui

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