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Author Archives: Karolina Janicka

Games Against Hate

Why Hate? Hate has become an ever present word in UK, with papers brimming with ‘betrayal’, ‘treason’ and daily stoking hate in mainstream media like Daily Mail, The Sun or The Express. Games against Hate is a series of Cybersalon ...

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G in Genomics stands for Gullible – Net.Wars by Wendy Grossman

In 2011, as part of an investigation she conducted into the possible genetic origins of the streak of depression that ran through her family, the Danish neurobiologist Lone Frank had her genome sequenced and interviewed many participants in the newly-opening ...

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Games for Good 2.0 – Event Videos

March 2019 – Hate is increasingly spreading in the West, encouraged by printed press like Daily Mail, The Sun, The Express and TV channels like Fox News and  BBC. How can we counter hate virus and develop new games that will ...

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Games For Good 2.0 – Event

Games against Hate Hate has gone viral and is destroying our communities. Our world has has become tribal, ‘betrayal’ and ‘treason’ appear daily in social media about even the smallest differences of opinions.  How can we fight this footballisation of ...

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Think Pink?  – Cybersalon on Tour

Transmediale 2019 Explores ‘Structures of Feeling’ in Digital Culture Stefan Lutschinger (Cybersalon) visits transmediale’s new Student Forum with BA Digital Media and BA Media and Cultural Studies students from Middlesex University. From January 31 to February 3rd, artists and theorists ...

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Transmediale 2019 – Student Review

The festival started with a Student Forum where students along with their lecturers were invited to open-up discussions on a chosen subject revolving in the digital culture. Being able to attend the festival for the whole week allowed them to fully understand ...

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Transmediale 2019 – Student Forum

From 29 to 30 January 2019, Transmediale hosted the new Student Forum to expand and deepen the festival visit undertaken by student groups. With the participation of institutions from fields such as art, theory, and design, the two-day format taking place prior to the ...

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What the Internet is not for? – Net.Wars by Wendy Grossman

It may seem unfair to keep busting on the explosion of the Internet’s origin myths, but documenting what happens to the beliefs surrounding the beginning of a new technology may help foster more rational thinking next time. Today’s two cherished ...

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Misforgotten – Net.Wars by Wendy Grossman

“It’s amazing. We’re all just sitting here having lunch like nothing’s happening, but…” This was on Tuesday, as the British Parliament was getting ready to vote down the Brexit deal. This is definitely a form of privilege, but it’s hard ...

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Can Robots Dance? – Exploring the future of work

Turing test for bi-pedal robots would be to get them to dance a samba, give us a twirl and bow after. Ok, on this test Theresa May would have failed, considering her “dancing”  performance in Africa, but for most of ...

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