Commit 6d991051 authored by Michael Murtaugh's avatar Michael Murtaugh

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A: I think of myself as ... collaborator agnostic, but now I look around me, I am not so sure that is true.
**Q: What makes an etherbox?**
A: Well for one thing, etherpad. It's basically a shared editor where users can write the same text simultaneously.
A: Well for one thing, etherpad. It's basically a shared editor where users can write the same text simultaneously.
**Q: Could another way of collaborative writing work equally well? Like for instance, what do you think of Google docs? Sorry that was a provocation. **
**Q: Could another way of collaborative writing work equally well? Like for instance, what do you think of Google docs? Sorry that was a provocation.**
A: Ha ha. Well as a matter of fact, etherpad started as a product of ex-Google employees, then got bought by Google, only to be later Open Sourced.
**Q: And Piratepad, is it the same?**
A: That's just a public instance of the etherpad software, it is of course not a box like me. But the naming is interesting too, as it demonstrates how other kinds of political imaginaries can be activated. I feel an affinity with pirates. I like their style.
**Q: Ah, so why don't you call yourself a Piratebox? **
**Q: Ah, so why don't you call yourself a Piratebox?**
A: Ehrm, no, that's something else again, in fact. There is lately a proliferation of boxes as you might have noticed...
**Q: But why do you need to be a box, you seem skeptical about packaging? **
**Q: But why do you need to be a box, you seem skeptical about packaging?**
A: Well you can see things as boxes in different ways. For example myself I am actually three boxes: a wireless access point boxed as TP-link, a small Linux computer boxed as Raspberry Pi and a small network hub, which is just another box...
**Q: Hm, that seem to get confusing. Maybe we could try another term. What about gadget?**
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