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making a piratebox with a raspberry pi

Philip 'dm' Campbell, Decentralised Your Life

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9 Videos (30m)
    • o.o - introduction to piratebox

    • 1.0 - what is the piratebox

    • 1.1 - features of the piratebox

    • 1.2 -setting up a raspberry pi box

    • 1.3 - looking at the spin off librarybox

    • 1.4 - example of how to use offline

    • 1.5 - future ideas of pushing your network

    • 1.6 - the roundup

    • 1.7 - spread and connection 2017


About This Class


A PirateBox is a portable electronic device, often consisting of a Wi-Fi router and a device for storing information, creating a wireless network that allows users who are connected to share files anonymously and locally.[1] By definition, this device is disconnected from the Internet.

in this course. ..

  • imagine having a wifi network server in your pocket that people are able to connect to
  • pirate box/library box is an anonymous file sharing and communication system (open source)
  • coffee shops, cafes, areas where people are using the internet, people are nosey.
  • share legal/illegal files, like a virtual dead drop between certain times, hard to find files
  • want to learn about connectivity, distance and sustainably powering such a device (IOT)
  • got free courses you want to give away, how about putting them on your library box?

hope you enjoy the course! (hope you will be building one!)





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Philip 'dm' Campbell

Decentralised Your Life

I'm Phil (and this is my lovely daughter) from England and I make courses as often as i can (in between blogging daily that is) my courses are about things I've learned or already done online -- i never make a course about skills I don't have yet!

an internet strategist teaching anyone that wants to efficiently learn digital skills and tools often with free software based in the cloud - twenty-five plus years of expertise with all things digital and cov...

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