[nSLUG] Donate Hardware to FMM

Daniel AJ Sokolov daniel at falco.ca
Wed Jul 6 17:34:03 ADT 2016


To clarify: I'm not interested in "thank you" notes. I want to test the
system for honesty.

Suppose I donate something really nice - is there anyone along the way
cherry picking and diverting the more valuable items?

So the tracking must not be apparent.

BR
Daniel AJ

On 2016-07-06 at 15:30, Frank Geitzler wrote:
> 
> On Wed, 2016-07-06 at 09:48 -0300, Dave Flogeras wrote:
>>
>>
>> On Wed, Jul 6, 2016 at 1:02 AM, Daniel AJ Sokolov <daniel at falco.ca>
>> wrote:
>>
>>         PS: Anyone of you know how to embed a tracking device in old
>>         hardware?
>>         I'd be interested to find out where donated HW actually ends
>>         up.
>>
>>
>>
>> Tape a smartphone to it?
> 
> A somewhat less high-tech way, although certainly less expensive, could
> be the 'message in a bottle' approach; tape a message to the device
> providing contact information of the donor, and suggesting that
> recipient might tell where and how they obtained the item.  The message
> need not provide 'personal' information -for example, it could suggest
> that the donor was a member of  NSLUG, and that an email message to
> NSLUG would provide the desired tracking information. 
> Frank
> 
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