Read the second issue of Computational Culture, a journal of software studies, with articles on subjects ranging from location-aware social media, Google’s PageRank to a methodology for software studies. Boris Ružić wrote an extensive review of Geert Lovink’s Networks Without a Cause. Available online at computationalculture.net.
Most Recent Readings
Session – My creativity, your depression
There is a field of tension between the notions of creativity and innovation as we encounter them today. During this session the three speakers discussed serendipity as the eternal principle underlying what we call creativity, and looked at the ways in which it has been absorbed into the world of labor. But why this absorption [...]
Session – Documentary Filming: Digitisation, Pitching and Autorship
There are several questions that appear in our mind when we think about documentary filming: Is there a current culture or trend? Who are the main dominant players? Who decides what gets made and what does not within documentary films? Who owns the film? It is mentionable that there are two main changes since the [...]
Elevate Festival: Media, technology, privacy, data, Facebook, Snowden, …
The INC was at the Elevate Festival in Graz, an amazing gathering of creative and artistic, engaged and activistic people who discuss and dance almost 24/7 – changing the world one hack, poem or tune at a time. I took part in two panels: Reality is the Next Big Thing and Media & Technology. On [...]