bringyourownbody

  • BRING YOUR OWN BODY – How open source video nights liberate the post-internet art movement:Freed from limitations of specific object-based media, Beuys coined the term ‘social sculpture’ to describe the way in which art could be a collective endeavour – a practice that could somehow change society itself.
  • The Logic Problems That Will Eventually Pop the Bitcoin Bubble:Bitcoins are not a currency, at least in any traditional sense of the word. Rather, they have transformed more into an investment, like a stock. I could certainly purchase items with shares of Google Inc.—I would just have to find a seller willing to accept them—but no one would rationally say that makes stock into a currency rather than an investment.
  • The Cluetrain Manifesto -The End of Business as Usual:…markets are getting smarter, more informed, more organized. Participation in a networked market changes people fundamentally.
  • Nearly 1 in 10 Americans would have sex with a robot:Forty-two percent of Americans indicated that such a dalliance would constitute cheating. Another 31 percent said it wouldn’t, and 26 percent said they were unsure.