Snuff: Network Sonification
10 May 2013, 10:00 - 18:00
”Snuff” is a workshop about wireless telecommunications, network traffic, and data corruption. Participants will create an electronic device that amplifies wireless Internet traffic, Bluetooth data transfer, mobile phones, microwaves and other devices with electromagnetic activity in the 2.4 GHz range. During the workshop, topics related to vulnerability, data transfer interruption, and sniffing will be discussed.
The workshop is limited to 11 participants and aimed at people interested in data sonification, animism, entropy, magic, vulnerability, tactical media, unstable systems, noise, actionism, custom electronics, editorial processes. Experience in electronics is not necessary. Participants will keep the devices they create.