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Thursday, January 16th, 2014
Posted by: Caitlin

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Digital Cities

Friday, October 9th, 2009
Posted by: magda

The University of Alberta’s Space and Culture journal links to a few articles on the digital city
“By receiving real-time information, appropriately visualised and disseminated, citizens themselves can become distributed intelligent actuators, who pursue their individual interests in co-operation and competition with others, and thus become prime actors on the urban scene. Processing urban information [...]

Media Lab creates Center for Future Storytelling

Monday, April 13th, 2009
Posted by: Caitlin

Media Lab creates Center for Future Storytelling
Teams up with Plymouth Rock Studios to reinvent the movies
November 18, 2008
The MIT Media Laboratory today announced the creation of the Center for Future Storytelling, made possible through a seven-year, $25 million commitment from Plymouth Rock Studios, a major motion picture and television studio that is expected to open [...]

Thought I would share

Saturday, March 22nd, 2008
Posted by: metisgirl

I was thinking about how we perceive the world around us and ways to convey what we see to others and came across this:
Then I was thinking about how easy it is, when you are looking for something specific, to become blind to everything else and found this:


Friday, February 29th, 2008
Posted by: aysegul

Here is a link to DOCAM, documentation and conservation of media arts research alliance, initiated by Daniel Langlois
We’ll be in class on march 18th and miss the presentation on Stan Douglas and Kuntsverein but this site is worth checking out for articles and events (ie techwatch update)

Protected: “The Secret of Augmented Spaces: Yellow Arrow.” Seminar Summary, Helen Papagiannis

Monday, February 4th, 2008
Posted by: helen

There is no excerpt because this is a protected post.

World Without Oil

Thursday, May 3rd, 2007
Posted by: Erin

A very interesting online game/community/collaborative work. It will be very interesting to see where this goes…
“WORLD WITHOUT OIL is an alternate reality event, a serious game for the public good.
It invites everyone to help simulate a global oil shock. People participate by contributing original online stories, created as though the oil shock were really [...]

“My Second Life”

Wednesday, March 28th, 2007
Posted by: Caitlin

This second life film at hot docs looks really interesting — and it’s free during the day for students.
—– Forwarded message from Sarah Milanes —–
Date: Fri, 23 Mar 2007 16:09:47 -0400
From: Sarah Milanes
Reply-To: Sarah Milanes
Subject: HOT DOCS 2007: FREE daytime screenings for students

Mobile Nation on Sunday morning

Sunday, March 25th, 2007
Posted by: abieler

The panel at Mobile Nation this morning brought together artists, community technologists and academics. I just thought I would highlight some questions and themes that came out of the panel in relation to embodied memory, the urban screen and public art and the city, cars and the cinema. The most pressing questions around the murmur [...]

swarm of angels

Thursday, March 8th, 2007
Posted by: Caitlin

“A groundbreaking project to create a £1 million film and give it away to over 1 million people using the Internet and a global community of members”