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I have forgotten how to read

I have forgotten how to read | Research_topic | Scoop.it
For a long time Michael Harris convinced himself that a childhood spent immersed in old-fashioned books would insulate him from our new media climate, but he was wrong
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Porsche Is 3D Printing Hard-To-Find Parts For The 959 And Other Classics

Porsche Is 3D Printing Hard-To-Find Parts For The 959 And Other Classics | Research_topic | Scoop.it
I see you there, sad and despondent because your Porsche 959 has, like, a broken release lever for its clutch or something. You have all the money in the world, for, indeed, you own a Porsche 959, but none of that makes a difference now because no one on earth has a replacement lever for you anymore. Or do they?
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The offloading ape: the human is the beast that automates | Aeon Essays

The offloading ape: the human is the beast that automates | Aeon Essays | Research_topic | Scoop.it
It’s not tools, culture or communication that make humans unique but our knack for offloading dirty work onto machines
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Artists envisioned the future of work, and the results are pure fantasy

Artists envisioned the future of work, and the results are pure fantasy | Research_topic | Scoop.it
From landfill recycler to skyscraper printer: predictions of how you will be employed in 2030.
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ParadiseOS far from it /

ParadiseOS far from it / | Research_topic | Scoop.it
ParadiseOS depicts an alternative computing world from the turn of the millenium: a desktop obscenely slathered in compulsory and broken services, ads and applications, an experience designed by do…
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Early 90s computing nostalgia

Early 90s computing nostalgia | Research_topic | Scoop.it
Ahh, this photo takes me back to the early 90s. Boom box, IBM PC AT (with a 286 processor), NES cartridge, JUST DO IT.



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How File Sharing Broke the Internet’s First Forum

How File Sharing Broke the Internet’s First Forum | Research_topic | Scoop.it
Usenet—a formative online protocol intended for conversations—was forever changed once the public figured out you could transfer binary files through it.
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» Reading Room » Virtual Violence

» Reading Room » Virtual Violence | Research_topic | Scoop.it
Do “violent” video games pose “as big a health risk as alcohol and drug abuse” and are they “ruining the youth of America”? Terence Hines reviews Moral Combat: Why the War on Violent Video Games Is Wrong, by Patrick M. Markey and Christopher J. Ferguson.
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Gaming Historian Releases New Documentary on the History of Tetris

Gaming Historian Releases New Documentary on the History of Tetris | Research_topic | Scoop.it
If you haven't had a chance to check out some of the content on the YouTube channel for the Gaming Historian, we highly recommend you take some time to see some of the features he's made over the past few years. And there's no better place to start than with his latest addition to the channel with a look at Tetris.
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WHATIS Going to Happen With WHOIS?

WHATIS Going to Happen With WHOIS? | Research_topic | Scoop.it
A new European data privacy law and official internet policy are about to conflict with each other.
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Addicted to your Smartphone? This Formula is Why

Addicted to your Smartphone? This Formula is Why | Research_topic | Scoop.it
Ten years ago, a Stanford lab created the formula to make technology addictive. Now, Silicon Valley is dealing with the consequences.
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Documentary on the DRM-breaking farmers who just want to fix their tractors, even if they have to download bootleg Ukrainian firmware to do it /

Documentary on the DRM-breaking farmers who just want to fix their tractors, even if they have to download bootleg Ukrainian firmware to do it / | Research_topic | Scoop.it
Motherboard’s short documentary, “Tractor Hacking: The Farmers Breaking Big Tech’s Repair Monopoly” is an excellent look at the absurd situation created by John Deere’…
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There Is No Such Thing as a Smart City

There Is No Such Thing as a Smart City | Research_topic | Scoop.it
Digital stardust won’t magically make future cities more affordable or resilient.
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Future vision | Learning with 'e's

Future vision | Learning with 'e's | Research_topic | Scoop.it
learning, technology, education, steve, wheeler, social media, internet, mobile, school, teachers
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Watching You Watching Me. A Photographic Response to Surveillance –

Watching You Watching Me. A Photographic Response to Surveillance – | Research_topic | Scoop.it
An exhibition at BOZAR in Brussels explores the intersection between photography and surveillance. Employing a dynamic range of approaches—from documentary to conceptual practice, from appropriatio…
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VIRTUAL ILLUSION: Boom Digital? Crianças (3-8 anos) e Ecrãs (2018)

VIRTUAL ILLUSION: Boom Digital? Crianças (3-8 anos) e Ecrãs (2018) | Research_topic | Scoop.it
Publicação sobre arte e tecnologia com particular ênfase em narrativa e criatividade, coordenada por Nelson Zagalo.
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The Tale of the Painting Robot That Didn't Steal Anyone's Job

The Tale of the Painting Robot That Didn't Steal Anyone's Job | Research_topic | Scoop.it
A robotic arm that paints and sands things never wanted to steal Eric Magallon's job—it wanted him to keep it.
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Planes don’t flap their wings: does AI work like a brain? | Aeon Ideas

Planes don’t flap their wings: does AI work like a brain? | Aeon Ideas | Research_topic | Scoop.it
In 1739, Parisians flocked to see an exhibition of automata by the French inventor Jacques de Vaucanson performing feats assumed impossible by machines. In addition to human-like flute and drum players, the collection contained a golden duck
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The 10 Grand Challenges Facing Robotics in the Next Decade

The 10 Grand Challenges Facing Robotics in the Next Decade | Research_topic | Scoop.it
Robotics research has been making great strides in recent years, but there are still many hurdles to the machines becoming a ubiquitous presence in our lives. The journal Science Robotics has now identified 10 grand challenges the field will have to grapple with to make that a reality.
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The Rise of the Social Media Fembot - The New York Times

The Rise of the Social Media Fembot - The New York Times | Research_topic | Scoop.it
The female cyborg has long been a pop culture fixation, but now feminized tech is all around us, with a true blurring of reality and fantasy.
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The Limits of Artificial Intelligence and Deep Learning

The Limits of Artificial Intelligence and Deep Learning | Research_topic | Scoop.it
WIRED’s new columnist Jason Pontin on the limits of modern artificial intelligence.
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China's Surveillance State Should Scare Everyone

China's Surveillance State Should Scare Everyone | Research_topic | Scoop.it
The country is perfecting a vast network of digital espionage as a means of social control—with implications for democracies worldwide.
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Drones: The Complete Guide

Drones: The Complete Guide | Research_topic | Scoop.it
Everything you need to know about the tiny flyers that are going to fill the skies, transforming entire industries for the better—and worse.
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