Not That Kind of Shed: St. John’s Hackerspace ProtoShed is Breaking the Mold

protoshedThe word hacker has a lot of negative connotations surrounding it — this is due in part to the media’s portrayal of hacking, and a striking lack of knowledge on the behalf of the general public. ProtoShed is a hackerspace in St. John’s, Newfoundland who’s running theme is ‘imagine – make – share.’ Such a motto is certainly a far cry from the image of the keyboard cowboy crammed down the throats of society by television, film and sensationalist news outlets. Listen in as ProtoShed Secretary Jordan Elliott gives us the low-down on what it takes to run a hackerspace from the tip of Atlantis.

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