Check out a review of University of Texas Professor Allucquere Rosanne Stone’s recent book “The War of Desire and Technology at the Close of the Mechanical Age” at Slashdot here. Stone looks at virtual cross-dressers, busy cyber-labs and phone sex to capture that strange but undeniably real point where the boundaries between our technologies and ourselves continue to implode. Not your typical academic writing about cyberspace.
Experience Siggraph 2018 Virtually2018/08/12
email : Webview : SIGGRAPH 2018 Livestream Detailshttps://t.e2ma.net/message/2woku/uedptpSince you won’t be with us physically, we want to make sure you’re still part of SIGGRAPH 2018 to experience the excitement, technology, and innovation. Sessions will be hosted FACEBOOK and YOUTUBE, so review the LIVE STREAM schedule below and choose what sessions to watch based on your […]
Sarah Jessica Parker’s Next Big Challenge? Book Publishing2018/06/23
Sarah Jessica Parker is taking her love for books a step further with her own literary imprint, SJP for Hogarth, where she’s editorial director. Her imprint’s first book publishes this month, the debut novel A Place for Usby Fatima Farheen Mirza. Related
Human or bot? Google Duplex scares2018/05/17
Human or bot? Google Duplex scares me – CNEThttps://www.cnet.com/news/google-duplex-assistant-bot-deception-scary-ethics-question/?ftag=CAD1acfa04&bhid=27170905380744054130315685538756In this age of disinformation, where fake news thrives and the public has trust issues with technology, Google designed a machine that can deceive humans. Gosh, what could go wrong? Related