Archive for the 'surveillance' Category

Data-mining your childhood

Wednesday, November 11th, 2015
Posted by: Alison Humphrey

Inspired by our discussion today… The Wilderness Downtown takes the address of the place where you grew up and sources images from Google Maps and Street View to tailor an HTML5 music video of Arcade Fire’s “We Used to Wait” to “your own” childhood memories. Here’s a behind-the-scenes video:
And here’s the actual interactive site, which requires the [...]

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:

Video War

Thursday, February 22nd, 2007
Posted by: janine

Here is a war game funded by US military for training…we will talk about this in class.

CFP:Communication Review: Surveillance and Communications

Friday, January 26th, 2007
Posted by: Caitlin

We invite submissions for a special issue of The Communication Review on the contribution of communications research to the study of surveillance.