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Hacking the Future

In our hyper-connected world, hacking is a superpower. And Nico Sell wants to make sure that power ends up in the right hands. She started Rootz Asylum to teach kids how to hack and encourage them to use their new-found talents for good.
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Meet the programmers on the frontlines of the war over security and privacy.
6 Episodes
Episode 1
Edward Snowden’s email service of choice wants to make mass surveillance obsolete. »
Episode 2
Hackers and journalists team up to expose crime and corruption around the world »
Episode 3
How do we make sure the next generation of hackers uses their talents for good? »
Episode 4
Can a bitcoin entrepreneur on house arrest convince the world it’s the currency of the future? »
Episode 5
Is a spray that can mask your DNA the frontier of personal privacy or a tool for criminals? »
Episode 6
An exiled blogger teaches journalists in his native Ethiopia how to avoid capture »