Programmers, Hackers and Hacks: the people and practices behind our machines

Episode 3: A brief history of the Silicon Valley

March 23, 2020 Paula Bialski Season 1 Episode 3
Programmers, Hackers and Hacks: the people and practices behind our machines
Episode 3: A brief history of the Silicon Valley
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Programmers, Hackers and Hacks: the people and practices behind our machines
Episode 3: A brief history of the Silicon Valley
Mar 23, 2020 Season 1 Episode 3
Paula Bialski

    In this episode, I want to give you a bit of a contextual history of around the culture of hacking and programming - by introducing to you the significance of a place called the Silicon Valley.

References for this episode:

1. Ballmer going crazy on stage: https://hackcur.io/dealing-with-mini-steve-ballmers-at-work/

2. Zuck and friend showing off their VR: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N-MkduVh0wM&t=196s

3. Morozov, Evgeny. 2013. To save everything, click here: The folly of technological solutionism. Public Affairs. 


Show Notes

    In this episode, I want to give you a bit of a contextual history of around the culture of hacking and programming - by introducing to you the significance of a place called the Silicon Valley.

References for this episode:

1. Ballmer going crazy on stage: https://hackcur.io/dealing-with-mini-steve-ballmers-at-work/

2. Zuck and friend showing off their VR: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N-MkduVh0wM&t=196s

3. Morozov, Evgeny. 2013. To save everything, click here: The folly of technological solutionism. Public Affairs.