Why Hack?

Why Hack?

Opening Keynote for Princeton Hackday. What we learn from hacking and 3 tips for making the best hack.

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Hannah Donovan

November 13, 2016
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  1. WHY HACK? Hannah Donovan, 11 Nov 2016

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  3. MUSIC & ENTERTAINMENT

  4. MUSIC & ENTERTAINMENT RECOMMENDATIONS

  5. MUSIC & ENTERTAINMENT RECOMMENDATIONS SELF EXPRESSION

  6. MUSIC & ENTERTAINMENT RECOMMENDATIONS SELF EXPRESSION SOCIAL CONNECTIONS

  7. REAL LIFE IS FULL OF CONSTRAINTS AND IT’S MESSY AF.

  8. WE HACK. 
 WE IMPROVISE, WE FREESTYLE.

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  10. HER AUDIENCE. AND SHE KNOWS THEM WELL.

  11. 1. BUILD FOR PEOPLE YOU KNOW

  12. 1. BUILD FOR PEOPLE YOU KNOW

  13. KNOWING WHAT WE WANT IS HARD

  14. I HACK FOR DESIRES, NOT NEEDS That’s okay

  15. GONZO DESIGN The truth is never told during the nine-to-five

    hours. ― Hunter S. Thompson
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  19. 2. HAVE A STRONG POINT OF VIEW

  20. COMPUTERS CAN’T GIVE A DAMN (YET!) YOU CAN.

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  22. 3. IMPROVISE LIKE A PRO

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  24. ! ! ! !!

  25. is asking the right questions at the right time. 50%

    OF MAKING
  26. What do you want? Why do you want it? FIRST

    ASK How to do it THEN DECIDE
  27. INVESTIGATING (WHAT, WHY) Turning the ‘creative corner’ PRODUCING (HOW)

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  29. Don’t be vain because you happen to have talent. You

    are not responsible for that, it was not of your doing. What you do with your talent is what matters. you must cherish this gift. Do not demean or waste what you have been given. Work— work constantly and nourish it. 
 —Pablo Casals
  30. HAVE FUN! Have a question or want to say hi?

    Follow me on Twitter @han