April 23rd, 2015 IRC Meeting
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- Participants: https://piratenpad.de/p/2015PirateConSchedule
- Materials/Logistics: https://piratenpad.de/p/2015PirateConSiteDetails
- Poster / flyers - put up
- Web site update - schedule a few posts on it
- Email blast - schedule emails for next week
- Facebook Event - share
- Linked in - ?
- act-ma, others lists
- Meetup - setup
- Press list
- Press releases - when?
- May 2, Point to Point Camp Cryptoparty, Cambridge
- May 6, International Day against DRM Standout - where?
- May 17, noon-4pm, Together Boston Cryptoparty, Danger!Awesome, Cambridge
- May 29-31, Panel for Left Forum, NYC
- Jun. 13, Boston Pride Parade - need sign up form
- Summer, INEAS org cryptoparty?
- Sep. 19 & 20, Freedom Rally - need sign up form
Defer to next meeting
- Restore the 4th Bills - Jamie hasn't posted blog post about them. Will this weekend.
- Apr. 25, PirateCon 2015
- May 2, Point to Point Camp cryptoparty
- May 6, International Day against DRM
- May 10-17, Together Boston Cryptoparty?
- Jun. 13, Boston Pride Parade
- Jun. event?
- Jul. event?
- Aug. event?
- Sep., Freedom Rally
- Oct. event?
- Nov. event?
- Dec. event?
Every Thu., Digital Fourth meeting, 11:20am-1:30pm, Voltage Cafe, Third Street, Cambridge
- jokeefe (James O’Keefe, Somerville)
- Bluestreak (Lucia Fiero)
- igel (Will Fleurant, Arlington)
- srevilak (Steve Revilak, Arlington, MA)
We work out remaining Piratecon logistics. Mostly setup.
Day against DRM
- https://libreplanet.org/wiki/Group:Defective_by_Design/Day_Against_DRM_2015 (search for "Boston")
We'll flyer with the FSF. Meet at Boston apple store, 6:15 pm.
21:03 < srevilak> Ids - Steve Revilak, Arlington, MA 21:04 < igel> Will Fleurant, Arlington 21:04 < srevilak> https://masspirates.org/wiki/April_23rd,_2015_IRC_Meeting 21:04 < Bluestreak> Lucia Fiero 21:05 < jokeefe> James O’Keefe, Somerville 21:05 < srevilak> First on the agenda, Pirate con 21:05 < srevilak> Anyone have updates, etc to offer? 21:06 < Bluestreak> �ahoy 21:06 < srevilak> hi js0000 21:06 < js0000> :-D 21:06 < srevilak> https://masspirates.org/wiki/April_23rd,_2015_IRC_Meeting 21:06 < srevilak> we're talking about Piratecon. I'd just asked if anyone had updates to offer 21:07 < Bluestreak> Oops 21:07 < js0000> the only thing from me is i'm wondering if there will be a whiteboard or something for the bssid and password for the cbc network 21:08 < davidd> ow bedtime again 21:08 < srevilak> js0000: I'm not sure about whiteboard. 21:08 < js0000> i guess i could write it on a poster if there is nothing like that 21:08 < jokeefe> night, davidd 21:08 < davidd> good luck guys with the con 21:08 < jokeefe> thanks! 21:08 < js0000> so i'll take that as mine 21:08 < js0000> poster 21:08 < js0000> with wireless connection info 21:08 < srevilak> Yes, we should have masking tape, paper, markers with us 21:08 < davidd> looking forward to seeing some talks on video 21:08 < srevilak> will also need front door signage 21:08 < srevilak> hi davidd 21:08 < js0000> maybe i'll bring some blank posterboard too 21:09 < srevilak> I got door code from CCB's office manager, so we should be able to get in the building 21:09 < Bluestreak> When should Laura be there? 21:09 < Bluestreak> (Daycare) 21:09 < srevilak> 10:00am would be nice 21:10 < srevilak> (evan is speaking at 10; he's one of the folks who asked for childcare) 21:10 < Bluestreak> K 21:10 < srevilak> Bluestreak: feel free to give laura my cell, in case she needs to call. 21:10 < srevilak> And Jamie's cell too, in case mine is off :) 21:10 < srevilak> hi Techrev 21:10 < Bluestreak> K 21:10 < srevilak> Looking over https://piratenpad.de/p/2015PirateConSiteDetails 21:10 < Bluestreak> I will do that Steve 21:11 < srevilak> Bluestreak: thx much 21:11 < srevilak> I think we're okay on Tech supplies 21:11 < srevilak> jokeefe: you'll be able to bring cash box & change? 21:12 < jokeefe> yes 21:12 < srevilak> great 21:12 < srevilak> We can do coffee run in am. 21:13 < igel> we all should yea 21:13 < srevilak> If there are misc things we need, there's a CVS just down the block 21:13 < srevilak> I'm planning to arrive at 9:00 for setup. 21:13 < srevilak> Anyone care to join me? 21:13 < jokeefe> ahoy, Techrev 21:13 < jokeefe> I will, srevilak 21:14 < igel> yea, ill help carrying stuff eh, small elev 21:14 < js0000> i will too srevilak 21:14 < srevilak> thanks all 21:14 < igel> just lmk.. 21:14 < js0000> you don't have a cell do you srevilak? 21:14 < srevilak> Yes, I do 21:14 < js0000> o cool 21:15 < Bluestreak> And he will have it ON 21:15 < js0000> i thought you only had a land line ... 21:15 < Bluestreak> Won’t you Steve? 21:15 < js0000> maybe that was an earlier time 21:15 < srevilak> Bluestreak: 50/50 chance :) 21:15 < Bluestreak> lol 21:15 < Bluestreak> Jason expects to be there early to see Laura. 21:15 < js0000> how are you supposed to be tracked otherwise .. ? 21:15 < Bluestreak> I am sure he will make a good gopher. 21:16 < Bluestreak> I will be there for dinner after, if not sooner. 21:16 < srevilak> I'm adding a setup list to https://piratenpad.de/p/2015PirateConSiteDetails 21:17 < srevilak> list of setup tasks 21:17 < js0000> prolly as early as people can get there is good ... 21:17 < js0000> there's a lot of set up 21:17 < Bluestreak> AHOY 21:17 < jokeefe> ahoy noe! 21:17 < srevilak> js0000: yes, lot's to do :) 21:17 < srevilak> Hi noe 21:18 < srevilak> We're looking at https://piratenpad.de/p/2015PirateConSiteDetails 21:18 < noe> ahoy! 21:18 < noe> I just picked up a shotgun mic with stand as well as a vixia from SCATV for Saturday 21:18 < srevilak> noe: thx! 21:19 < noe> (this is the setup we used for the Somerville Public Library Cryptoparty) 21:19 < srevilak> oh, very good 21:19 < noe> I forgot to get the professional headphones, but can monitor using in-ears 21:19 < srevilak> Will you need hard drive space? 21:20 < srevilak> LMK if so, I can bring a portable drive 21:20 < noe> I'll be using an SD card, 32 GB should be more than enough for the day, I think. 21:20 < srevilak> ok 21:20 < js0000> noe: i have some noise cancelling headphones if it will help 21:20 < noe> js0000: I think it will be okay 21:21 < noe> Its mostly just to make sure the camera is recording audio 21:22 < jokeefe> I have noise cancelling headphones if you want, noe 21:22 < jokeefe> nevermind, js0000 beat me to it 21:22 < noe> LOL 21:22 < js0000> hahaha 21:22 < noe> Feel free to bring them if you remember along with the other things you are both bringing 21:22 * js0000 noise cancelling headphones cancelled out jokeefe 21:23 < jokeefe> lol 21:23 < noe> speaking of, when are people setting up in the space? I intend to come early in the morning . . . but how early is too early? 21:23 < js0000> steve said 9AM and he has the key 21:24 < srevilak> There's a bunch to set up, but I think we'll have a good crowd 21:24 < Bluestreak> I am so glad you are going to be able to get there early! 21:24 < srevilak> See y'all at 9am :) 21:24 < noe> :D 21:24 < srevilak> anything else piratecon related? 21:24 < Techrev> Oh, hi, I'm in shut up and listen so I can learn important stuff mode >.<. 21:25 < Bluestreak> :-) 21:25 < jokeefe> Welcome, Techrev. 21:25 < srevilak> Techrev: will you be joining us at PirateCon? 21:26 < Techrev> Sadly, I don't think I can. We were, actually, supposed to be in Florida right now - but that trip went so horribly that we're now curled up in bed, safely at home, with our tails between our legs. 21:26 < noe> ONOZ 21:26 < Techrev> I really want to badly, though :/. 21:27 < srevilak> sorry to hear :( 21:27 < srevilak> Any objections to moving on? 21:27 < jokeefe> sorry, your trip got screwed up Techrev. Been there. It is a huge pain. 21:27 < jokeefe> srevilak, you gathering the signups? I can do it if you want. 21:28 < srevilak> jokeefe: if you could assemble a list, that'd be great! 21:28 < jokeefe> will do 21:28 < srevilak> I think we'll need list of paid + list of not paid 21:29 < jokeefe> agreed 21:29 < srevilak> Okay, on to CISA petition 21:29 < srevilak> aka https://masspirates.org/crew/civicrm/petition/sign?sid=2&reset=1 21:30 < srevilak> Have 19 signers so far + draft of a cover letter to use when submitting 21:30 < jokeefe> and if you haven’t signed, please do tonight 21:30 < srevilak> jokeefe: when were you planning to turn signatures in (mind blanking) 21:31 < js0000> now 20 21:31 < noe> :D 21:31 < jokeefe> Yes, I can do that. Either in the morning or after 1pm 21:31 < noe> shared on FB and G+ . . . 21:33 < srevilak> Slightly related: Sen Warren came out against Fast Track rather strongly. http://elizabethwarren.com/blog/you-cant-read-this 21:33 < srevilak> encouraging to see 21:33 < srevilak> hi Kendra 21:33 < Kendra> hi 21:33 < jokeefe> hi Kendra 21:33 < Bluestreak> ahoy 21:33 < Kendra> hi everybody 21:33 < srevilak> https://masspirates.org/wiki/April_23rd,_2015_IRC_Meeting 21:34 < srevilak> We just finished discussing Piratecon, and started on CISA 21:34 < js0000> hey kendra! 21:35 < noe> ahoy! 21:35 < jokeefe> Weird - https://www.markey.senate.gov/ is getting 403 21:35 < srevilak> Maybe that's a protest about TPP's intellectual property provisions :) 21:36 < srevilak> "You're not allowed to see this" 21:36 < Bluestreak> �Safari can’t identify 21:36 < js0000> well, how much money did you give him ... 21:36 < js0000> apparently NOT ENOUGH! 21:36 < js0000> :-P 21:37 < srevilak> Do we still want to do the TPP petition, or is it too late for that? 21:37 < jokeefe> http://www.senate.gov/ seems screwed up. no css and the https got a cert failure as well 21:37 < jokeefe> I think calls are what is needed 21:38 < srevilak> Was thinking - something we can mention to folks @ conference 21:39 < srevilak> Anything else to discuss on CISA petition? 21:40 < jokeefe> post-mortem later 21:40 < Kendra> Maybe we can write something about both bills and send it out together 21:42 < srevilak> We have https://masspirates.org/blog/2015/04/18/stop-fast-track-in-congress/ 21:42 < srevilak> and https://masspirates.org/blog/2015/04/06/tell-senators-warren-markey-to-oppose-cisa/ 21:43 < srevilak> Shall we move on to event planning? 21:44 < jokeefe> sounds good 21:44 < srevilak> ptp.camp 21:44 < srevilak> There's an organizing meeting thu 4/30 @ 3rd floor media lab 21:44 < srevilak> starts at 6p 21:45 < srevilak> http://ptp.camp is the event itself 21:45 < srevilak> We're going a crypto table, yes? 21:45 < noe> As far as I know I'll be at ptp.camp, but I'll check my schedule for the 4/30 meeting 21:45 < jokeefe> yes, srevilak 21:46 < srevilak> who'll be there on 5/2, aside from noe? 21:46 < jokeefe> I might be able to head over to the meeting after work 21:46 < jokeefe> I will 21:46 < Kendra> I signed up for p2p camp and will be spekaing out about police brutality and surveillance but would also like to demonstrate jitsi if we do the crypto party 21:46 < srevilak> Kendra: awesome! 21:47 < Bluestreak> That’s great! 21:48 < srevilak> anything else on ptp.camp? 21:49 < srevilak> i18n day against DRM 21:50 < srevilak> FSF has flyers; not sure where they're planning to leaflet 21:50 < srevilak> will follow up with them, *after* piratecon 21:50 < js0000> yeah, i have been waiting for something from fsf too, but there's nothing there 21:50 < js0000> so far 21:51 < srevilak> https://www.defectivebydesign.org/dayagainstdrm 21:51 < Bluestreak> Buttons? 21:51 < jokeefe> should have sign up sheet at PirateCon for upcoming events 21:51 < Bluestreak> Jamie has the machine. 21:51 < Bluestreak> Any luck making buttons? 21:52 < jokeefe> Will work on them tomorrow. 21:52 < srevilak> flyer: https://static.fsf.org/nosvn/dbd/drm-flyer/drm-flyer.zip 21:52 < noe> we should have a pirate button making party 21:52 < noe> :) 21:52 < Bluestreak> Well I meant for DRM day, but some for PC would be cool too. 21:52 < Bluestreak> Yes. 21:52 < Bluestreak> I won’t be able to attend, but... 21:52 < jokeefe> tomorrow night, noe? 21:52 < jokeefe> you are the expert, Bluestreak 21:52 < jokeefe> and would be missed 21:52 < Bluestreak> Sigh 21:53 < Bluestreak> We will see how I feel. 21:53 < Bluestreak> I would love to see y'all. 21:53 < Bluestreak> You should have it in any event. 21:53 < Bluestreak> I can call in my advice. 21:53 < Bluestreak> Or Skype it in. 21:54 < jokeefe> sure! 21:54 < Bluestreak> There, settled. Your house jokeefe? 21:54 < jokeefe> easy for me 21:54 < Bluestreak> Pizza? 21:55 < jokeefe> will figure it out 21:56 < noe> yup! let me know what time works 21:56 < js0000> btw, fsf will be at back bay apple store for drm day 21:56 < srevilak> js0000: do you know what time? 21:56 < js0000> meet at 18:15 21:57 < js0000> https://libreplanet.org/wiki/Group:Defective_by_Design/Day_Against_DRM_2015 21:57 < js0000> further down the page, search for boston 21:57 < srevilak> does the apple store work for you guys? 21:57 < js0000> which guys? 21:58 < srevilak> the people here, on IRC :) 21:58 < js0000> apple store is at the pinacle of capitalism, but i digress ... 21:58 < jokeefe> Wed, 18:15, Back Bay Apple store works 21:58 < srevilak> In my native vernacular, "yous" (which is the plural of "you") 21:59 < srevilak> good by me 21:59 < Bluestreak> In brooklyn it is 21:59 < js0000> i hate fucking macs 21:59 < js0000> but i don't know if you were asking that 21:59 < srevilak> Oh poo :( 21:59 < srevilak> I'll be at town meeting that night 21:59 < Bluestreak> YAY! 21:59 < js0000> it's ok 21:59 < js0000> you're elected to do that 21:59 < js0000> it's good for all of us 21:59 < Bluestreak> Elected Pirate official 22:00 < srevilak> We are now at time 22:00 < srevilak> Any last minutes points of note? 22:00 < jokeefe> Quick question: things all set with Falkvinge? 22:00 < js0000> see you sat ... ? 22:00 < srevilak> Techrev: glad you can join us 22:00 < srevilak> jokeefe: have not heard back from him 22:01 < Bluestreak> From RF? 22:01 < jokeefe> will send another email & message 22:01 < srevilak> jokeefe: thx 22:01 < srevilak> Bluestreak: yes, RF 22:02 < Bluestreak> Huh. 22:02 < Bluestreak> Too late in Sweden to ping him now. 22:02 < Bluestreak> I will ping him in the AM 22:02 < Bluestreak> Keep emailing him 22:02 < jokeefe> yes 22:03 < Bluestreak> Don’t be a farid to be a pest 22:03 < Bluestreak> He doesn’t mind, he loves our work. 22:03 < Bluestreak> YOUR work. 22:03 < srevilak> OUR work :) 22:04 < Bluestreak> Um… time... 22:04 < srevilak> If no objections, I'll motion to adjourn 22:04 < srevilak> second? 22:04 < Kendra> move to adjourn 22:04 < Kendra> 3rd 22:04 < Kendra> aye 22:04 < srevilak> all in favor 22:04 < srevilak> aye 22:04 < Kendra> nite all 22:04 < srevilak> See y'all on Saturday