Program for Hackbeach 2017

2017-11-25
14:30
sva

Rooting Android and installing LinageOS - Free your Android!

presented by sva

Might take more than 1h for ppl haven't done it before.

14:30 - 15:30 Main Room
17:00
SamirDayalSingh

How Much Does a 500 INR Cost?
bidding a 500 rupee note

presented by SamirDayalSingh

Its a social experiment.

The idea is auction off a few(or just one) Rs. 100/200/500 note.

The bidding starts from 40 rs like any other bidding. And the highest bidder get the Note.

Its like any other bid, but there's a small catch that makes it interesting. That will be revealed on spot.

For heads-up, it was published in Harvard Business Review for the first time.

I request a 1...

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17:00 - 17:30 Main Room Main Track
2017-11-26
14:00
Gaurav Chaturvedi

LopckPicking

presented by Gaurav Chaturvedi

Basic intro to lockpicking and then hands on stuff.

I have a couple of lock picking sets I can bring.

14:00 - 15:00 Main Room
17:00
SamirDayalSingh

Why are Public Toilets Dirty and what can Technology do about it?
Rethinking Toilets from the First Principles

presented by SamirDayalSingh

A walkthrough on how and why (almost) all Public Toilets are Dirty in India. What's going wrong?

This talk is about bringing together Technology and Toilets. A vision to bring about an intersection of society, Government, NGOs and business; to fix the Problem of Dirty Public Toilets.

Without bringing justice to our cleaning forces, ​we cannot be honest about Swachh Bharat. As a societ...

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17:00 - 17:30 Main Room Main Track
18:00
Shamzeer O Majeed

Art Of Activism
Viability of protests in present political context.

presented by Shamzeer O Majeed

This year memorial ceremonies and celebrations were held on October Revolution. In this context We analyse various forms and extremes of activism and protests across the globe. Someone is in struggle already for their rights, other's rights...But in the end whats the result !

Not drawing any conclusions but wants share the viability factor of these protests or activism.

18:00 - 18:30 Main Room
19:00
jagernot

sound encounter of the computer kinds
sound encounter of the computer kinds

presented by jagernot

a fast tour about: vibrating loudspeakers thru computer programming, sculpting waveforms with bezier curves, attacking and decaying notes, bending notes like the veena / blues guitar, droning notes, droning on any pitch, drone clusters, visual drone modulation, balls in boxes that trigger notes/any pitch, splitting these boxes, balls that break walls and ceilings, balls that heal these, sitting...

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19:00 - 20:00 Main Room
2017-11-30
18:00
jagernot

Lone Software Development
pros and cons of developing software entirely on your own

presented by jagernot

sharing some lessons learnt in developing DIN Is Noise alone for just over a decade.

18:00 - 18:30 Main Room
2017-12-01
14:30
Cherry G. Mathew

'nix kernel programming from Windows.

presented by Cherry G. Mathew

Kernel programming is seen as a dark art which only Unix greybeards can do.

In this workshop, I walk us through a simple kernel extension on Windows!

We'll use the NetBSD Operating System, to demonstrate that kernel programming is not rocket science.

14:30 - 15:30 Main Room
17:00
arunsingh23

Scaling Cloud Instrastructure as a Code.

presented by arunsingh23

This talk will be familiarizing participants with the scaling systems infrastructure using automation, performance and reliability. How to build resilient distributed systems using IaaS.

17:00 - 17:30 Main Room
18:00
Cherry G. Mathew

Roller - can you roll me some cash, bro ?

presented by Cherry G. Mathew

Most of us are used to transferring money to friends online. But it's such a cumbersome process (imagine transferring money to friends overseas ?) with so many robber intermediaries charging crazy transfer fees, that we often just ask our friends to "roll" some cash for a while until we can pay them back. Eg: someone goes overseas and you want them to buy a new phone etc.

I propose "roller" ...

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18:00 - 18:30 Main Room
Unscheduled events
MightySid

FOODO

presented by MightySid

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Prevent food waste by creating an interactive multi-channel system that will allow people with surplus excess food, to contact/donate hungry individuals and institutions requiring food supplies via ...

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Siddharth Prajosh

Know your Operating Systems
An intro to i3-wm

presented by Siddharth Prajosh

#i3-wm i3 is a highly customizable window manager which has changed my life for good. i3 provides you with programmable keyboard shortcuts. Keyboard shortcuts are faster than using the mouse or a trackpad. I'm planning to talk a bit about an Kernel, Operating System, Linux, some of the Linux distros, desktop managers and then go into details of the i3-wm.

i3 is a tiling window manager desi...

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Yadev Jayachandran

Meterpreter payload attacks
attacks on android devices and how whatsapp accounts could be lost

presented by Yadev Jayachandran

In the present era of Android devices, Android have become one of the prime target of hackers. Attacks done via the usage of Metasploit framework are being a much familiar case. On injection of a payload generated by Metasploit into the target device, the target becomes open for the attacker. This enables the hacker to retrieve the targets messages, contacts or even take a snap with its c...

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sva

e-mail netiquette

presented by sva

After having all those discussion on the ML we could have a little workshop about it. Other ppl joining in for preparation appreciated :)

(placeholder, in case of accepting / liking the idea) I'd be writing some more)

sva

Going through founding notes of Chaos Computer Club + another important document from 2005

presented by sva

There is quite a bunch of words been written down in 1981 when Chaos Computer Club was founded. We finally have a first draft of an English translation now, which I would like to read with you. Link to the Original Paper: http://berlin.ccc.de/~tim/tmp/tuwat-protokoll.pdf

Link to the other Text I'd like to go through: https://www.ccc.de/de/updates/2005/unvereinbarkeitserklaerung

Translat...

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sva

Taler

presented by sva

Same talk as at hillhacks. See taler.net for more details. Will write proper Abstract if repetition is okay.

sva

pretty Easy privacy

presented by sva

Similar talk as at hillhacks, but with some more tech-details (like eg about gnunet.org etc) Will write proper Abstract if repetition is okay?

sva

Talk about us and the Internet

presented by sva

Would like to give this talk which I havent given at hillhacks but proposed. Getting access to hillhacks proposals would be helpful, so I dont have to write the text from scratch again... thanks!

Gaurav Chaturvedi

Reserved slots for smaller flash talks

presented by Gaurav Chaturvedi

I would like to reserve slots for flash talks. Some people would like to discuss some stuff which might not take 30 minutes or workshops for 1 hour. So I would like to see if I can arrange these flash talks which might last for 10-15 minutes.

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Aditya Jain

Smart Music
A revolutionary breakthrough from just music to Smart music!

presented by Aditya Jain

**PlayItOn!

Working:
There would be a device (separate or attached to your earphone or headphone) that would automatically stop/pause the ongoing audio/video on your cell phone as per the Halt Signal set by the user using a Detection Mode.
Detection mode:
This would be a mode to input a voice/sound that you need to be set as your Halt Signal.
Halt Signal:
It's the Signal (vo...

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jagernot

bitcoining with bx
bx is a bitcoin explorer from libbitcoin free software project.

presented by jagernot

bx is a bitcoin explorer tool from the libbitcoin free software project. we learn how to create private keys, convert them to public keys, then convert that into bitcoin addresses you can give out to people to send their bitcoins to. the focus will be on you controlling your own private keys so that you will always control the bitcoins those keys unlock. partici...

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schnhllhcks

Building & Scaling Operations (Even when you're not in the same city)

presented by schnhllhcks

There will be 2 parts to my presentation.

  1. A talk, which will cover the topic of building and scaling Operations (from my experience in leading a Business Region for Airbnb India)

The steps to be followed while building Ops:

Strategizing and building tactics:

Gauge Market Potential Set a goal - Synergize with Company goals Identify timelines and accomplishment targets Reso...

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Yadev Jayachandran

Is it time to change the way our Educational system is?
Making a change for the better tomorrow

presented by Yadev Jayachandran

Since the time a kid joins a school, he starts to learn new things with great enthusiasm. But eventually, that eagerness to learn whats being thought at school decreases. This is because our educational system focuses on teaching things for making a person into a scientist, or something that doesn't meet the specifications of that person or just fit for nothing but getting some marks ending u...

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