Archive for December, 2007

24c3 reports coming sooooooon

Sunday, December 30th, 2007

Full Steam Ahead at the BCC launch pad.


Oilble Schauble Boible Doible, civil society crasher

Dangerous Hacker at work !

Hacking ideologies
…podopolog reports coming sooooooon.
p.s. Well probably not until 2008, and not until after Day 4 of’s Radiowoche2008, which begins on 01.01.08. Day 4 will focus on North American free radio projects like Freakradio Santa Cruz, Pirate [...]

HoT Spots in Berlinopolis … part 6 : 24c3

Sunday, December 23rd, 2007

The 24th Chaos Communication Congress is coming once again to the heart of Mitte at the Berliner Congress Center (BCC), under the shadow and blinking red-eyed phallus, the Fernsehenturm ( tv tower), and surrounded by the holidazed zombie shoppers of Alexanderplatz. But alas the hacker orphans, in replenished droves, come from the 4 corners tunnelling [...]

HoT Spots in Berlinopolis … part 5.1

Wednesday, December 19th, 2007

more info + links in the plog below…

HoT Spots in Berlinopolis… part 5 : Eschschloraque x2

Monday, December 17th, 2007

TONIGHT + THURSDAY ( 17.12 + 20.12) XL Terrestrials present:

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In the land of the Pironeers…

Monday, December 17th, 2007

where law, technology and culture are de-scripted in a landscape that might conjure multiple and interconnected Harry Tuttle characters, not in Gilliam’s Brazil, but drifting back along the Berlin canals at dusk toward the infinitely unfinished Medien Spree… Not untangling plumbing behind walls, but transparently reconfiguring the concepts of ownerShip into flying carpets and rapid-eye [...]

MIkro FM (Berlin) and Liberation Radio Week (Intl.) : Call 4 Participation !

Thursday, December 13th, 2007

Call 4 Participation ( English and German below… if you are able to translate to other languages please contact us):
BERLIN 01.-09.01.2008 Call for Participation
Berlin Radio activists will host “Liberation Radio Week“ transmissions Jan 1-9,2008 LIVE and ON AIR from Berlin. Berlin Free Radio (BFR) will be listenable via multiple micro-fm transmitters and an internet stream, [...]

With or without, the river flows: Suzhou He

Thursday, December 13th, 2007

Oil21 and Pirate Cinema Berlin present freitag, 14 dezember:

lecture and discussion, 19 uhr
suzhou he (suzhou river) by ye lou (china, 2000), 21 uhr

And at 7pm, Lawrence Liang, a researcher with the Alternative Law Forum in
Bangalore, whose key areas of interest, in recent years, have been the
various conflicts that arise at the intersections of law, technology
and [...]

HoT Spots in Berlinopolis … part 4

Tuesday, December 11th, 2007

:: 11/12:: Tonight LOST FILM FESTIVAL at Subversiv ab 21h

:: This week Creative Commons will celebrate its 5 year anniversary at many locations around the world…i.e. at C-Base in Berlin. But perhaps higher up in the deconstruction of the food chain, the Berlin finale of The Oil of the 21st Century ( there will be [...]

“Close Up Kurdistan” and Kardes Turkuler

Friday, December 7th, 2007

Last night we received a precious tip that a special screening of Yüksel Yavuz’s new film Close Up Kurdistan was playing at the Hackescher Hofe Kino, with the whole crew in attendance. An intense, powerful, and intricately woven documentary which connects Yuksel’s own personal story of immigration (to Germany) and the current situation of the [...]

berlinopolis poems here:

Thursday, December 6th, 2007

accompanying pod-esque text not far behind…