35c3 – Day 3

35c3 – Day 3

So i promised you some pictures from the Vintage Computer Cluster, so without further ado, here they are: This is a Silicon Graphics workstation from the 90’s running QuakeThis is an Atari 2600 with a flash-card so you can write your own games.This is a DIY of a...
35c3 – Day 2

35c3 – Day 2

With 17.000 hackers assembled in one place you are bound to experience some crazy shit, a combination of technical geniuses, artists and bat-shit-crazy conspiracy theorists with a touch of post-apocalyptic dystoptic sense, you get something like the “Catwalk...
35c3 – Day 1

35c3 – Day 1

I left my cosy home a day early, my car had been acting up for a couple of days so i wanted to save some time if any issues occurred, they did not. I had one of my friends from the local hackerspace join me on this trip, and at around Hanover we stopped for a short...
34C3 – Day 3

34C3 – Day 3

Gradually we are getting used to Congress life, but the energy is running out, and after talking to our friends here we agreed to leave, according to our friends tommorow is pretty boring, unless we want to attend the party in the evening – which we did not plan...
34C3 – Day 2

34C3 – Day 2

As far as i can see there are tables lined up, filled with hackers, laptops, blinking LED i all posible colours and shapes, the room is dark and there this humming sound of combines speech, music and computer-noises in the air, a kind of hypnotic vibe goes through the...
34C3 – Day 1

34C3 – Day 1

“The 34th Chaos Communication Congress (34C3) is an annual four-day conference on technology, society and utopia. The Congress offers lectures and workshops and various events on a multitude of topics including (but not limited to) information technology and...