Posts Tagged: society of the query conference
Thomas Petzold @ Society of the Query #2
Among other important speakers, the second day of the Society of the Query #2 conference will bring you Thomas Petzold. Watch him below at TEDxBerlin and get tickets here.
David Gugerli – “A dead body in a CSI show is a database full of traces”
Swiss historian of technology David Gugerli talked about the culture of the serach society during his speech at the Society of the Query. Gugerli emphasizes how searching has become a crucial part in every part of society. The author of “Search Engines. The World as a database” (review here) exemplifies this by mentioning the U.S. [...]
Society of the Query, stop searching start questioning
Society of the Query conference: 13 – 14 November, Trouw Amsterdam in Amsterdam With the Society of the Query conference –stop searching, start questioning-, the Institute of Network Cultures aims to critically reflect on the information society and the dominant role of the search engine in our culture. What does the dependency on the engine [...]