Inquiry Project Proposal Draft #1 & #2

I want to explore the dangers of Man Computer Symbiosis through research in film. I would like to take films that relate to Man computer symbiosis in somewhat extreme cases and discuss what the dangers (things that lead to the downfall of the pro/antagonist) were in each film separately and then, hopefully, find one thing that reoccured in each movie to bring about the main … Continue reading Inquiry Project Proposal Draft #1 & #2

Personal Dynamic Media Nugget

“Considering children as the users radiates a compelling excitement when viewed from a number of different perspectives. First, the children really can write programs that do serious things. Their programs use symbols to stand for objects, contain loops and recursions, require a fair amount of visualization of alternative strategies before tactic is chosen, and involves interactive discovery and removal of “bugs” in their ideas. Second, … Continue reading Personal Dynamic Media Nugget

Engelbart Nugget

  Third, it becomes increasingly clear that there should be action now–the sooner the better–action in a number of research communities and on an aggressive scale. We offer a conceptual framework and a plan for action, and we recommend that these be considered carefully as a basis for action If they be considered but found unacceptable, then at least serious and continued effort should be … Continue reading Engelbart Nugget

Most people are other people. Their thoughts are someone else’s opinions. Their lives a mimicry. Their passions a quotation. — Oscar Wilde

Welcome to Rampages.us. I took the challenge presented to me by the Rampages automatic “Hello World” post, so that’s it basically. Just an Oscar Wilde quote to think about related to  “Change the world. You are lucky enough to be in a position to do that.Make the most of it.” Continue reading Most people are other people. Their thoughts are someone else’s opinions. Their lives a mimicry. Their passions a quotation. — Oscar Wilde