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Office Hour with Rob Reilly (Rob Reilly Consulting)

Rob Reilly (Rob "drtorq" Reilly)
Office Hours
Expo Hall (Table E)

When it comes to hacking, Rob is your man. He’s ready to discuss all your hacker questions on the following topics and more:

  • Micro-controller Trends
  • How To Get Started Hacking And Making
  • Hacker Cross-Pollination With Artists, Scientists, Engineers, Students, And Suits
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Rob Reilly

Rob "drtorq" Reilly

Rob Reilly is an independent consultant, writer, and speaker specializing in Linux, Open Hardware, technology media, and the mobile professional. He’s been hired for a variety of engineering, business analysis, and special projects with AT&T, Intermedia Communications, Lockheed-Martin, Pachube, and Dice. As a 10-year veteran of the tech media, Rob has posted hundreds of feature-length technology articles for,, Linux Journal magazine, PC Update magazine, and Nuts & Volts. He is a co-author of “Point & Click” and worked as a contributing editor for He’s also chaired speaking committees for the old LinuxWorld shows. Rob has a BS in Mechanical Technology from Purdue University and first used the Unix command line in 1981.