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					Technology
      Hacker (term), a term used in computing for several types of person
          o Hacker (computer security) someone who accesses a computer system by circumventing
               its security system
          o Hacker (hobbyist), who makes innovative customizations or combinations of retail
               electronic and computer equipment
          o Hacker (programmer subculture), who shares an anti-authoritarian approach to
               software development now associated with the free software movement


Entertainment
      Hackers: Heroes of the Computer Revolution, 1984 book by Steven Levy
      Hacker (video game), 1985 computer game by Activision
      Hacker (card game), 1992 Steve Jackson Games release
      Hackers (anthology), a 1996 anthology of short stories edited by Jack Dann and Gardner Dozois
      Hackers (film), 1995 MGM film starring Angelina Jolie and Jonny Lee Miller
      Hacker, a children's novel by Malorie Blackman
      "The Hacker," a song by British industrial group Clock DVA


People
Real

      Francis Hacker, (died 1660), fought for Parliament during the English Civil War and was one of
       the Regicides of Charles I
      Arthur and Ron Hacker (20th century), brothers who formed Dynatron Radio Ltd in the 1920s
       and Hacker Radio Ltd in the 1960s
      George Hacker (bishop) (born 1928), was the sixth Suffragan Bishop of Penrith in the modern
       era.
      Benjamin Thurman Hacker (1935–2003), U.S. Naval officer
      Sally Hacker (1936–1988), feminist sociologist
      Alan Hacker (born 1938), English clarinetist
      Peter Hacker (born 1939), British philosopher
      Marilyn Hacker (born 1942), American poet, critic, and reviewer
      The Hacker (Michel Amato, b. 1972), French electrocrash and tech producer
      Katrina Hacker (born 1990), American figure skater
      George Hacker (20th century), U.S. lawyer, head of the Alcohol Policies Project

Fictional

      Hacker, villain of the TV series Cyberchase
      Jim Hacker, title character in Yes Minister and Yes Prime Minister
      Staff Sergeant Hacker, a character on the US TV series Gomer Pyle, U.S.M.C.
      Hacker, cyborg sidekick character in The Centurions (TV series)
Other
     Hacker Brewery, and its beer, since 1972 merged into Hacker-Pschorr Brewery
     Hacker-Craft, boats made by the Hacker Boat Company
     Hacker Fares™, Kayak.com itineraries that require purchasing two or more one-way tickets on
      separate airlines


See also
     Hack (disambiguation)
     Hacking (disambiguation)
     Hacks (disambiguation)
     Haka (disambiguation)
     Hakka (disambiguation)

				
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