Bitsflix

Is there another way of looking at technology? (IT Talent College, 1 of 3)

May 2, 2016 by Hans de Zwart

In this first part we use the thinking of Marshall McLuhan to show that technology is never neutral and is always political. McLuhan’s distinction between figure and ground can help us see social networking in a different way. We explain how technology mediates most of our interactions nowadays and why this means that Google know (parts of) us better than we know ourselves.

292 Views
187 Likes

Categories

Presentaties

See All Tags

Tags

This does not have any associated tags.

Bits of Freedom | Privacyverklaring | Creative Commons | Infrastructuur: LeaseWeb