PRI's The World Published by PRI's The World What the ‘hack’? Listen Queue Download this audio Want to embed this player? Use the code below. More info. <iframe frameborder="0" scrolling="no" height="130" width="100%" src="https://www.wnyc.org/widgets/ondemand_player/wnyc/#file=/audio/json/728025/&share=1"></iframe> Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Email a Friend Hacker, hackathon, lifehack, lacktavist — hack seems to be the word du jour these days. How did it get that way?