Smári McCarthy is a hacker, writer, activist, infrastructurist and decentralization fundamentalist. He is one of the founders and the current executive director at the International Modern Media Institute (IMMI), a co-founder of the Icelandic Digital Freedoms Society, founder of the Shadow Parliament Project, and co-founder of the Constitutional Analysis Support Project (CAST), amongst other things. He has contributed to several books, including Free Beer and Despatches from the Invisible Revolution. He has worked on developing and spreading digital fabrication technology through Fab Labs and Hacker Spaces, trained on information security and caused trouble in a lot of countries. According to Wikipedia, his whereabouts are currently unknown, although he claims to pay rent in Iceland.
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