An anthropologist explains how hackers are changing the definition of freedom

Coding Freedom: The Ethics and Aesthetics of Hacking, by E. Gabriella Coleman, dives into the ocean of software hacking: its culture, personalities, and craft. But it's also a legal history of hacking (modifying code) and cracking (illegally modifying code). Working an anthropologist, she haunted cons, chat rooms,… » 1/25/13 12:44pm 1/25/13 12:44pm