Section 76!

univ 200

Snoopy Hot Dog Toaster

Participatory Culture Real Life (Personal) Example   Today I was trying to get as much information as I could gather for my final project. I tried to organize my notes. I read a lot from different sources and I also watched videos. What helped me the most were the videos that I found on YouTube.… Read More

HJ // PC [DRAFT#1]

Such a lovely Friday doing nothing but homework, what a beautiful way of spending my break <3 I set the goal to finish most of my papers today. I can tell you that I set my expectations (quite) to high this time. But anyways, I felt like I really needed to share with you guys… Read More

Nugget #2

I will use Ted Nelson’s phrase as my biggest inspiration: “Technology is an expression of man’s dreams. If man did not indulge his fantasies, his thoughts alone would inhibit the development of technology itself” – Ted Nelson It goes well with what I chose to talk about in this second nugget. I’ve been reading and… Read More

Nugget with extra nuggets.

  I could find just so many interesting nuggets to work with in this reading. It has been the most appealing, interesting, creative and motivating for me to read so far. I felt almost a “connection” with some of the statements I read. (Wait… That’s such an interesting thing to say… how is that possible… Read More

CL/DM nugget

I could find just so many interesting nuggets to work with in this reading. It has been the most appealing, interesting, creative and motivating for me to read so far. I felt almost a “connection” with some of the statements I read. (Such an interesting thing to say… how is that possible anyways?) As I… Read More

FROM FILM TO DIGITAL

  For more than a century the world of cinema was reigned by celluloid, the medium in which movies were shot, edited, and distributed to theaters all over the world. Film is, as the word itself states, the filmmakers’ tradition and institution. However, in the recent decade there has been a huge jump into digital… Read More

IHOPE

“The hope is that, in not too many years, human brains and computing machines will be coupled together very tightly, and that the resulting partnership will think as no human brain has ever thought and process data in a way not approached by the information-handling machines we know today” (Licklider, 1960) After reading this article by J.… Read More

“As We May Think” nugget

“The world has arrived at an age of cheap complex devices of great reliability; and something is bound to come of it.” as found in the article As We May Think by Vannevar Bush.   I find this phrase utterly interesting because I feel that it describes perfectly what the era we live in is about. Our… Read More