Posts by: AlcwynParker

Sherry Turkle

Abby Rockefeller Mauzé Professor of the Social Studies of Science and Technology Director, MIT Initiative on Technology and Self Program in Science, Technology, and Society Massachusetts Institute of Technology
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Aleks Krotoski

An amazingly comprehensive radio show Digital Human Archive
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Tiziana Terranova

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Rebecca MacKinnon

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Doug Rushkoff

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Mark Andrejevic

The Internet as Playground and Factory – Mark Andrejevic from The Politics of Digital Culture on Vimeo.
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Explanation of exploitation

“Erik Olin Wright (1997) has argued that exploitation in its Marxian sense is based on three principles. First, exploitation occurs when the material welfare of one class is causally dependent upon the material deprivation of another. The capitalist class in modern societies could not exist without the deprivations of...
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Screen shot of Collusion in action

Digital self valorization & free labour

The phrase “if you are not the customer you are the product” attributed to Andrew Lewis has been bounced around the internet for a while now and is said to originate from the site MetaFilter. About a year ago I created a series of 4 1hour talks around the themes of...
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Pretty vacant

Good things come to those who wait… I am currently working on an all singing, all dancing extravaganza of a WordPress site but these thing do indeed take time. As a temporary measure I have decided to go completely minimal with the theme Expositi by WPShower. For a long...
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