Delayed Response: The Art of Waiting from the Ancient to the Instant World

Book cover Looking forward to reading Delayed Response: The Art of Waiting from the Ancient to the Instant World. @yalebooks @farman ht @RadioNational @LNLonRN Amazon.comDelayed Response Recommended ListeningPneumatic tubes: the instant messaging technology that transformed the world (Late Night Live, Radio National, Australia)“In the late 19th century , complex networks of pneumatic tubes were set …

Gstatic

Buzzwords Google has off-loaded static content (JavaScript code, images and CSS) to a different domain name in an effort to reduce bandwidth usage and increase network performance for the end user. Elsewhere on the Web https://superuser.com Planeta.com Google

Pueblos indígenas en red: apropiaciones tecnológicas contemporáneas

Photo: Danza de la Pluma, Teotitlán del Valle Mexico City – Livestreaming today Monday, October 22, International Symposium on “Networked Indigenous Peoples: Contemporary Technological Appropriations” (Simposio Internacional acerca de los “Pueblos indígenas en red: apropiaciones tecnológicas contemporáneas”)https://youtu.be/CbMgJk_y8aQ Key Linkshttps://www.iis.unam.mxhttps://www.iis.unam.mx/event/pueblos-indigenas-en-red-apropiaciones-tecnologicas-contemporaneashttps://www.facebook.com/IISUNAM/https://www.youtube.com/user/canaliisunam Coordinator: Elena Nava Morales Participants: Natividad Gutiérrez Chong, Lilia Héber Pérez Díaz, Guilherme Gitahy de Figueiredo, …

Digital Natives

Buzzwords Digital native = A person for whom digital technologies already existed when they were born, and hence has grown up with digital technology such as computers, the Internet, mobile phones and MP3s. – Wikipedia Essay This page is explores the concepts of digital natives and digital migrants with the understanding that any gaps, confusion …

Hubble

Buzzwords Hubble = space telescope that was launched into low Earth orbit in 1990 Key Links https://www.nasa.gov/mission_pages/hubble/main/index.html https://www.spacetelescope.org Headlines Exploring the Expanse: 30 Years of Hubble Discoveries https://www.nasa.gov/feature/goddard/2018/hubble-in-safe-mode-as-gyro-issues-are-diagnosed Planeta.com Astronomy Spacecraft Telescopes

Internet of Things (IoT)

Buzzwords The Internet of things (IoT) is the network of physical devices, vehicles, home appliances, and other items embedded with electronics, software, sensors, actuators, and network connectivity which enable these objects to connect and exchange data. – Wikipedia Headlines Smart Tags Add Touch Controls to Ordinary Objects A Future Where Everything Becomes a Computer Is …

Facial Recognition

Buzzwords A facial recognition system is a computer application for automatically identifying or verifying a person from a digital image or a video frame from a video source. Also see: faceprint, face id Video Headlines How can we ban facial recognition when it’s already everywhere? https://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2018/12/17/should-we-be-worried-about-computerized-facial-recognition never-forget-a-face-again-thanks-to-facial-network http://ssbkyh.com/works/cloud_face http://mashable.com/category/facial-recognition high-tech-gadgets/facial-recognition.htm high-end-stores-use-facial-recognition-tools-to-spot-vips cquisti-face-BH-Webinar-2012-out.pdf (PDF) Getting-Harder-to-Stay-Anonymous,-Facial-Sear.aspx unremembering-the-forgotten …