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Quinn Norton

Quinn Norton is a writer and photographer who covers science, technology and law- copyright, robotics, computer security, intellectual property, body modification, medicine, and other topics that catch her attention. Follow on Twitter.

The LED dawn at 29c3, the 29th Chaos Communication Congress

Dawn is breaking over last day of the annual Chaos Communication Congress in Hamburg, Germany. CCC is the meeting of the Chaos Computer Club (also CCC), a group of German hackers hanging out together since 1981.

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Occupy San Francisco: eyewitness account

Photo: Quinn Norton

At noon on Wednesday, October 5, 2011, #occupysf protestors staged a march starting at their tent city in front of the San Francisco Federal Reserve down Market Street street, to City Hall, and back towards the Financial District by way of the Tenderloin.

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