“The End of Theory” – Byung-Chul HAN

Columbus and His Egg Bentham likened his panopticon to ‘Columbus and his egg’. By his account, the invention should be applied to all disciplinary milieus of incarceration because it promotes the exceptionally efficient surveillance of inmates. The panopticon represents a watershed in the social order: ‘What would you say, if by the gradual adoption and… Continue lendo “The End of Theory” – Byung-Chul HAN

“Everyone Will Have A Device In Their Pockets”: Alan Watts Foresees the Smartphone and Social Media

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4suOML2fpMo Alan Watts examines communication and our methods of communication. Either by television or by radio, or by phones, our communication differ from one medium to the other. And so, we are not communicating in the same way, using different mediums. Alan Watts goes even deeper in his analysis, and describes how the medium controls… Continue lendo “Everyone Will Have A Device In Their Pockets”: Alan Watts Foresees the Smartphone and Social Media

“Happy” – Danny Elfman

The anthem for the next decade of "digital natives". This is so Black Mirror" (the future is bleak).Danny Elfman should develop educational videogames and use his own music as soundtrack. https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=204&v=jjUjrE19eyw&feature=emb_title I’m so happy— Happy!I’m so happy— Happy!I’m so happy— Happy! Everything is crumbling (crumbling,crumbling)Everything is crumbling (crumbling,crumbling)Everything is crumbling (crumbling,crumbling) Happy! – Happy! –… Continue lendo “Happy” – Danny Elfman