ToorCamp is a biennial hacker camp that takes place in the beautiful Pacific Northwest of the United States. Details and registration for ToorCamp 2016 have recently been announced and the event will take place from June 8th – 12th, 2016, in Doe Bay, Washington. ToorCamp is an American version of hacker camp events that are popular in Europe, like the Chaos Communication Camp. This is the 4th ToorCamp event and follows previous ToorCamps like the first one in a missile silo and later ones in Neah Bay, WA. If you’re interested in exploring art, technology, security and camping with like minded people on a beautiful island resort be sure to check out ToorCamp 2016!
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