Differences

This shows you the differences between two versions of the page.

Link to this comparison view

Both sides previous revision Previous revision
Next revision
Previous revision
faq [2016/10/30 18:38]
matthias [Do you know of any other projects similar to PirateBox?]
faq [2018/02/21 10:51]
matthias [What is the PirateBox?] added goals link
Line 13: Line 13:
  
 ===== What is the PirateBox? ===== ===== What is the PirateBox? =====
-**PirateBox** creates offline wireless networks designed for **anonymous file sharing, chatting, message boarding, and media streaming**. You can think of it as your very own **portable offline Internet in a box**! ​ +**PirateBox** creates offline wireless networks designed for **anonymous file sharing, chatting, message boarding, and media streaming**. You can think of it as your very own **portable offline Internet in a box**! ​PirateBox project is following a view simple [[goals|goals]].
 \\ \\
  
Line 83: Line 83:
 ===== Do you know of any other projects similar to PirateBox? ===== ===== Do you know of any other projects similar to PirateBox? =====
 Yes, check out **[[http://​datenform.de/​|Aram Bartholl'​s]]** fantastic **[[http://​deaddrops.com/​|Dead Drops]]**. There are also several forks of the project, including Jason Griffey’s **[[http://​librarybox.us|LibraryBox]]** (actually nearly 1:1 and working togehter)., the **[[http://​bibliobox.net/​|Bibliobox]]** and the **[[http://​cowboxisen.tumblr.com/​|CoWBox]]** (CoWorking Box). A new C.H.I.P based PirateBox fork is **[[https://​chip.hackster.io/​tomhiggins/​anyfestochip-b9ebc3|AnyfestoCHIP]]** (**[[http://​www.anyfesto.com/​|Project-website]]**). Yes, check out **[[http://​datenform.de/​|Aram Bartholl'​s]]** fantastic **[[http://​deaddrops.com/​|Dead Drops]]**. There are also several forks of the project, including Jason Griffey’s **[[http://​librarybox.us|LibraryBox]]** (actually nearly 1:1 and working togehter)., the **[[http://​bibliobox.net/​|Bibliobox]]** and the **[[http://​cowboxisen.tumblr.com/​|CoWBox]]** (CoWorking Box). A new C.H.I.P based PirateBox fork is **[[https://​chip.hackster.io/​tomhiggins/​anyfestochip-b9ebc3|AnyfestoCHIP]]** (**[[http://​www.anyfesto.com/​|Project-website]]**).
 +In addition, there are several projects which focus education, creating an offline network, but are not based on Piratebox:
 +
 +  * **[[https://​www.col.org/​services/​knowledge-management/​aptus|Aptus]]**
 +  * **[[https://​ed4free.wordpress.com/​|ED4Free]]** (French only)
 \\  \\ 
-\\  
- 
 ===== Where can I discuss the PirateBox? ===== ===== Where can I discuss the PirateBox? =====
 Visit the **[[http://​forum.piratebox.cc|PirateBox Forum]]** to discuss the **PirateBox**,​ share your builds, and receive support. And join us at the annual **[[:​camp:​start|PirateBox Camp]]** which brings together the PirateBox community of developers, contributors and users for a free (as in beer //and// freedom) weekend of hacking, learning and networking. Visit the **[[http://​forum.piratebox.cc|PirateBox Forum]]** to discuss the **PirateBox**,​ share your builds, and receive support. And join us at the annual **[[:​camp:​start|PirateBox Camp]]** which brings together the PirateBox community of developers, contributors and users for a free (as in beer //and// freedom) weekend of hacking, learning and networking.