Posts tagged revolution


“Please Turn Off the Internet. It Scares Us.”

The “ultimate gothic high tech figure”, Nicolas Sarkozy has put himself at the front of a Lost War: To Civilize the Internet. That’s right. The War on the Internet as we know it. What was it again that Bruce Sterling…

May 29, 2011, by


Why One Reality Isn’t Enough Anymore

In the movie Inception, the character Mal says to her husband:“Admit it: you don’t believe in one reality anymore.” But, of course, it’s not really her, it’s only the projection of her, deep in a dream within a dream, within…

April 3, 2011, by


A wink from the future…

“The future is already here, it’s just not evenly distributed” – William Gibson Few days after the volcano explosion in Iceland, followed by closing part of  the European air space for flights, we can pull back and see that nothing…

April 20, 2010, by


The Net Generation’s Needs & Habits in the Focus of Media Literacy

Where last time I shared insights with you about the psychology of social media (yes, it was that post with the awfully long title), today I want to take a broader look at behavioral patterns and salient features of a…

February 21, 2010, by


Think outside the classroom: Don’t replicate reality exactly!

There’s a chance you’ve never heard before about Second Life, the three-dimensional virtual world in which people can fly around, buy new skin-colours, make a living by sitting in easy-chairs or do all the other things “normal” modern people do…

December 29, 2009, by


Is it Time to Re-Think Education? A Visual Guide to America’s College System


December 24, 2009, by