Much to the chagrin of actual hackers, the term “hacking” has been co-opted in countless ways that bear little resemblance to actually breaking into computer systems. An intrepid homeowner might be a DIY hacker. Makers rarely object to the hacker moniker. Savvy homeschooling parents are hacking their children’s education and Silicon Valley entrepreneurs are hacking their brains with supplements and stimulants.
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