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NovaHackers ShmooCon Epilogue Videos

February 24, 2013
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NoVA Hackers Association

For the second annual 2013 ShmooCon Epilogue after-con the NoVA Hackers Association experimented with streaming the talks live via Google Hangouts. As a result of this all of the content automatically becomes available on YouTube for people to view after the fact. Unfortunately due to nuances of this Hangouts, things didn’t go as planned...
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ShmooCon FireTalks Saturday Videos

February 21, 2013
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Cover from Saturday Night Fever

Here are the videos from the second night of the 2013 ShmooCon FireTalks by @irongeek_adc. Amazingly he had these out by ShmooCon closing ceremonies! And don’t forget to check out the Friday night talks as well. Again, you can check out all of these videos (and tons of other great content) over on IronGeek.com....
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ShmooCon FireTalks Friday Videos

February 19, 2013
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Friday

ShmooCon is sadly over and now it’s time to play catch-up. I had this crazy idea that we would be able to keep up blog posts throughout the con but obviously that didn’t work out as we were just having too much fun meeting everyone. Anyway, here is the first in a series of...
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ShmooCon 2013 – A Navigation Guide

February 14, 2013
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Hyatt Regency

Following up on our previous post about parking in and around the hotel, Brett Thorson from the ComputeCycle podcast is back with a nice piece that guides you from Union Station to the hotel. As you may remember the conference is being held in a new hotel this year. His directions are based on...
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ShmooCon 2013 – A Parking Guide

February 14, 2013
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Hotel Rates

A few weeks ago Brett Thorson (of ComputeCycle podcast fame) put together a nice post over the holidays on where to park for ShmooCon this year. As you may remember The Shmoo Group is holding the conference at a new hotel. Obviously any parking near the hotel is going to be massively expensive ($45...
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3-2-1 ShmooCon Sunday Recommendations

February 13, 2013
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3-2-1 ShmooCon Sunday Recommendations

Following up on our Friday and Saturday recommendations we wanted to put out our picks for Sunday in the 3-2-1 format. For those that missed it, this format means trying to attend no more than 3 Presentations, 2 Activities, and 1 Challenge each day at ShmooCon. And then spend the day enjoying the true...
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3-2-1 ShmooCon Saturday Recommendations

February 12, 2013
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3-2-1 ShmooCon Saturday Recommendations

Following up on our post yesterday we wanted to put out some Saturday recommendations in the 3-2-1 format. For those that missed it, this format means trying to attend no more than 3 Presentations, 2 Activities, and 1 Challenge each day at ShmooCon. And then spend the day enjoying the true benefits of security...
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3-2-1 ShmooCon Friday Recommendations

February 11, 2013
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Friday

As we’ve discussed in the past (see the 3rd Rule) we always recommend when going to cons to not spend the whole time attending talk after talk after talk and instituted what we call the “Three Presentation Rule.” This means that for each day of the con, you pick and attend only the top...
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How to Get Your Very Own ShmooCon Barcode

February 10, 2013
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ShmooCon Barcode

Lately at a lot of the local meetups I’ve been attending one question I consistently get is how to get a ShmooCon barcode. Well, it’s all about networking. Here’s a quick DO/DON’T list to help you get started. DO join and participate in relevant distro lists and forums. If you’re local look to NovaHackers,...
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ShmooCon Epilogue Update

February 9, 2013
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ShmooCon Epilogue Update

Here’s a quick update for the upcoming ShmooCon Epilogue, the post-con event taking place out in Reston, VA on Monday the 18th. Basically the host, QinetiQ, has extended their offer to not only provide space but also food and additional bandwidth for streaming the talks. Keep a watch on the NovaHackers blog for details...
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