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Community MeshNet Hardware Hackathon Saturday

Mass. MeshNet will hold a hardware hackathon this Saturday, April 28th, 1-3pm. It will be at Industry Lab, 288 Norfolk St, Cambridge. There will be another hackathon on May 12th at Industry Lab. The next General Meeting will be Thursday. June 7th, 6pm also at Industry Lab.  There may be another h... Read more

Somerville Cryptoparty is Today

The Somerville Cryptoparty is today, April 25th. It starts at 6pm and ends by 9pm. It will be at The Sprouts, 339R Summer Street, Somerville. On May 9th at 6:30pm the Museum of Science will host A Crash Course in Digital Hygiene. It is free, but you need to get tickets. Registration for non-membe... Read more

Pirate News Don’t Fear the Dark Web Video Up

We posted our latest Pirate News video: Don't Fear the Dark Web. We talk about fears of the Dark Web and why you should use tools like VPNs, Tor, I2P and FreeNet to protect your privacy. We also mention upcoming cryptoparties: The Somerville Cryptoparty is the last Wednesday of the month... Read more

Protect yourself from the Equifax Hack

Equifax was hacked and lost information, including social security numbers, contact information and driver's license details, for 148 million customers, most in the United States. In our video, Massachusetts Pirate Party quartermaster Joseph Onoroski outlines steps you can take to freeze your cre... Read more

Worcester Cryptoparty Tuesday

We are helping with a cryptoparty in Worcester 5:30-7pm on Tuesday, March 6th in the Saxe Room at the Worcester Public Library, 3 Salem St. On Saturday, March 17th, we are running a cryptoparty at the Boston Socialist Unity Project conference. If you want to help with future cryptoparties or j... Read more

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