Hacking as a tradition and for fun

One of the interesting traditions at MIT, that began in 1989, was clever, benign, and “ethical” pranks or practical jokes, which are both challenging for the perpetrators and amusing to the world. These pranks came to be known as hacks among the community. This new form of urban exploration or urban hacking, although not sanctioned by the university, was well received by everyone. It denotes that, as long as any […]