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Enabling others know the story is first being able to tell it #Sandy

Thursday, November 1st, 2012
Enabling others know the story is first being able to tell it #Sandy

The act of reconstructing a community’s memory in real time and/or very soon just after the events occur is definitely not a stable production and it relies a lot on its own current needs. In addition to this, the fact of doing it simultaneously as it happens entails a very difficult aim: validate the... »

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Crowdsourcing protest videos

Saturday, September 15th, 2012
Crowdsourcing protest videos

Crowdvoice.org is an online project that tracks voices of protest from around the world by crowdsourcing information; its purpose is to archive, aggregate, and collecting videos related to political issues. The average quantity of videos uploaded per day/week/month depends on the events that occur. The videos posted come all from anonymous senders, being email addresses... »

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CFP : apps and affect

Monday, September 10th, 2012

APPS AND AFFECT: October 18-20, 2013 University of Western Ontario (Faculty of Information and Media Studies and Centre for the Study of Theory and Criticism) London, Ontario, Canada Keynote speakers: Jodi Dean (Hobart and William Smith Colleges) Mark Andrejevic (Centre for Critical and Cultural Studies) Patricia Ticineto Clough (Queens College and The Graduate School, CUNY) Ed Keller (Parsons The... »

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Grams and Picks: pocket downloadable memories

Wednesday, June 13th, 2012
Grams and Picks: pocket downloadable memories

Are you an early adopter ? Do you keep track of the latest geekery news ? These questions might seem amusing, but when it entails visual habits like taking photos or videos it also moves a lot of money. For example, did you know that Facebook acquired Instagram in a billion dollar ? Probably... »

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Lev Manovich : How to compare one million images?

Tuesday, June 5th, 2012

Ce mois-ci le séminaire du médialab reçoit Lev Manovich pour une conférence intitulée : How to compare one million images? Visualizing patterns in art, games, comics, cinema, web, print, and user-generated content Pour cet évènement rendez vous : Mardi 12 juin 2012, 18h30 Amphithéâtre Albert Caquot – 28 rue des Saint-Pères 75007 Paris entrée libre dans la limite des places disponibles. A... »

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Colloque International Téléphone Mobile et Création

Saturday, January 28th, 2012

du 14 juin 2012 au 15 juin 2012,  INHA, 75002, les 14 et 15 juin 2012 plus d’infos sur le site du colloque : http://www.mobilecreation.fr/?m=201201 Le téléphone mobile est utilisé dans le monde entier pour communiquer par voix orale, par voie écrite et par images fixes ou animées dans de nombreux domaines : vie... »

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CFP : Socially-Mediated Publicness

Sunday, November 6th, 2011

Abstracts due December 12, 2011. Social media call into question conventional understandings of what it means to “be public,” what it means to be “in a public,” and even the meaning of “public” itself. New types of publics are emerging because of the technological affordances of social media and individuals may be ... »

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[ MINA ] call for Mobile Films & [ MINA ] call for Papers

Monday, September 19th, 2011

Mobile Innovation Network Aotearoa Call for Mobile Films: International Mobile Innovation Screening 2011 23rd – 26th November 2011 Film Archive, Wellington, New Zealand The International Mobile Innovation Screening 2011 will showcase films produced on, for and with mobile devices by international filmmakers such as Dario Apostoli (Italy), Camille Baker (Canada/U.K.), Bebe Beard... »

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don’t stop me now

Monday, September 5th, 2011

is what Google says  just after having added a new Doodle video to the list; this one in order to celebrate Freddie Mercury’s 65 bday ! once surfing and googling for something as usual, you’ll see its logo which has a clickable arrow in it... just click and then a whole video will appear… long live... »

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3rd International Conference on Mobile Communication for Development (M4D2012)

Wednesday, July 27th, 2011

3rd International Conference on Mobile Communication for Development (M4D2012) 28-29 February 2012 Ghaziabad, India Institute of Management Studies (Ghaziabad, India) in cooperation with HumanIT (Karlstad University, Sweden) invite you to the 3rd International Conference on M4D – Mobile Communication for Development, following the inaugural conference in Karlstad, Sweden in 2008 and second conference in Kampala, Uganda. M4D2012... »

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