Search Mailing List Archives

Limit search to: Subject & Body Subject Author
Sort by: Reverse Sort
Limit to: All This Week Last Week This Month Last Month
Select Date Range     through    

[liberationtech] NYT: Eben Moglen Is Reshaping Internet

Douglas Finley dafinley at
Wed Feb 16 16:52:38 PST 2011

ZDNET just published an article on the Freedom Box and Eben Logan (As I
wrote this I realized he replied to thread).;feature-roto

It explains it pretty good, I don't quite know if PogoPlug would count...I
don't think it has the peer to peer capabilities
to route traffic through other Pogo Plugs.  But the article gives some
examples for sale now...good prices.
Such plug-in servers are already shipping. They include the
TonidoPlug<> ($99),
theSheevaPlug <> ($99), and

I think my only current qualm would be the wifi, but I guess since they all
have usb....gotta get that dongle.

On Wed, Feb 16, 2011 at 4:33 PM, Jacob Appelbaum <jacob at>wrote:

> On 02/16/2011 11:39 AM, Yosem Companys wrote:
> > Here's good background; fantastic inspiring speech:
> >
> >
> > <>It would be nice to hear
> from
> > Eben directly though.
> >
> I think the speech is inspiring - Eben has the right idea - I'm curious
> about implementation details.
> This topic is pretty interesting to Tor as well. We've been evaluating
> hardware for this kind of system - specifically to help with Tor Bridge
> adoption and for hosting hidden services:
> With the right hardware, I could easily imagine this as an Openmesh
> capable, Tor friendly, Debian Gnu/Linux system. It would allow for
> anyone to have end to end authenticated, encrypted services (web, ssh,
> jabber, etc) hosting. It would work anywhere there was a network
> connection - even behind a NAT as long as they have any internet
> connection at all:
> What are the different possible hardware platforms that are currently
> under consideration?
> Whatever the platform, I suppose it will need a good hardware random
> number generator, perhaps hardware support for AES as well. Mesh
> friendly wireless radios also sound like they would be required - is
> there a good lead on wireless hardware that isn't stuck with a binary
> blob and is actually functional today?
> All the best,
> Jacob
> _______________________________________________
> liberationtech mailing list
> liberationtech at
> Should you need to change your subscription options, please go to:
> If you would like to receive a daily digest, click "yes" (once you click
> above) next to "would you like to receive list mail batched in a daily
> digest?"
> You will need the user name and password you receive from the list
> moderator in monthly reminders.
> Should you need immediate assistance, please contact the list moderator.
> Please don't forget to follow us on!/Liberationtech
-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
URL: <>

More information about the liberationtech mailing list