POST-MÉDIA

By jean-philippe halgand | Jean-Philippe Halgand. Arc post-média, École d'enseignement supérieur d'art de Bordeaux.

L’avenir de l’intelligence artificielle est-il… inévitable ? (2/2) : du réductionnisme à l’éthique de l’intelligence

L’Intelligence artificielle était également le sujet de la conférence de Laurent Alexandre à USI (Wikipédia, @dr_l_alexandre), que je n’avais jamais …

Selling Sticks and a Slap in the Face: Artists Intervene in eBay

Megan Hildebrandt, “ANXIETY DISORDER FOR SALE,” <i>#exstrange</i> auction (all images courtesy <i>#exstrange</i>)<i>Editor’s note: This essay is excerpted from the book</i> …

Mark Fisher’s K-punk blogs were required reading for a generation

The activist writer, who has died aged 48, bridged aesthetics and politics and had struggled with depression<p>Last week the writer Mark Fisher took his own life. His on/off struggle with depression was something he wrote about with courageous candour in articles and in his landmark book Capitalist …

Books

An AI invented a bunch of new paint colors that are hilariously wrong

Let’s just say this neural network won’t make you fear the robot uprising.<p>At some point, we've all wondered about the incredibly strange names for …

Machine Learning

Disobedient innovation: alternative ways to the technological propaganda. Interview with Maria Roszkowska | Digicult | Digital Art, Design and Culture

Along with the opening of the last cycle of <b>Non-compliant Futures</b>, an online exhibitions in three steps that gather the contributions of artists, …

L’avenir de l’intelligence artificielle est-il… inévitable ? (1/2) : l’intelligence, du service à l’oppression

Sur la scène des conférences USI, Kevin Kelly (@kevin2kelly) apparaît fringuant. <i>« Nous vivons la meilleure époque que l’humanité ait jamais connue »</i>, …

La Sémiologie graphique de Jacques Bertin a cinquante ans ! - Gilles Palsky

En s’inspirant du « coût mental de la perception » de Georges Zipf, Bertin, qui s’appuie sur la notion d’efficacité, écrit :<p><i>Il importe donc de</i> …

‘Web Design Museum’ Exhibits 10 Years Of Trends From Internet’s Fondest Days

Image via Web Design Museum<p><b>The nostalgic days</b> of the internet’s past were arguably the best. Long before artificial intelligence took the web by …

Web Design

Internet Gutter: Tumblr Shoplifting

Online is a strange and terrifying place. It’s enabled us to connect with one another, advance the causes of science and culture, and unite the world …

A Brief History of the GIF, From Early Internet Innovation to Ubiquitous Relic

How an image format changed the way we communicate

World Wide Web

What exactly is the mysterious dark web and how it is different from the deep web

Often confused as the same thing, dark web and deep web are two of the fascinating yet terrifying mysteries of the Internet.<p>More often than not deep …

Art was only a substitute for the Internet

Interview with Vuk Cosisc<p>Vuk Cosic is an internet artist. His current "job" is at Ljudmila, the Ljubljana Digital Media Lab, providing Web-Sites for …

Portrait of a botnet

Uncovering a network of fake Trump supporters set up to make money from clicks<p>On February 20, Russia’s ambassador to the United Nations, Vitaly …

Hypernormalisation: Adam Curtis plots a path from Syria to Trump, via Jane Fonda

The cult doc-maker explores the falsity of modern life in his own inimitable style. Just make sure you put enough time aside to watch it<p>I struggle to think a more perfect union of medium and message than <b>HyperNormalisation</b>, Adam Curtis’s new film for the BBC iPlayer. Though he’s spent the best part …

Jane Fonda

You Can’t Talk About Robots Without Talking About Basic Income

Basic income has been proven to work, and we’re going to need it when robots replace 47 percent of the workforce by 2033.<p>Conversations about basic income, a government-funded salary given to every citizen, used to take place in the dingy offices of extremist left-wing politicians, or in the campus …

Basic Income

After reading thousands of romance books, Google’s AI is writing eerie post-modern poetry

Google had a problem. Their AI engine spoke with grammatical precision and factual accuracy, but its diction remained terse and limp. They wanted it to be more conversational, so they made it read 2,865 romance novels. Now Google has a poet.<p>In an unpublished paper entitled “Generating Sentences …

Artificial Intelligence

Manifestos for the Internet Age by Various — Julian Hanna

CYBERFEMINIST MANIFESTO FOR THE 21ST CENTURY<p><i>We are the modern cunt</i> <i><br>positive anti reason</i> <i><br>unbounded unleashed unforgiving</i> <i><br>we see art with our cunt we make</i> …

Hâte-toi lentement. Sommes nous programmés pour la vitesse du monde numérique ?

Hâte-toi lentement. Sommes nous programmés pour la vitesse du monde numérique ?de Lamberto MaffeiTraduit de l’italien par Lucia di Bisceglie et …

The Artist Using Museums to Amplify Tor's Anonymity Network

For the past few years, Trevor Paglen has been at the vanguard of a movement of fine artists who have led gallery-goers to grapple with the realities …

Wi-Fi

Internet Wave, airs numériques

Le courant porté par des «digital natives» offre, aux confins du hip-hop et de l’electro, des morceaux bricolés sur ordinateur à partir de sons …

siri est aussi victime de harcèlement sexuel

Le sexisme envers les robots existe-il ? Pourquoi Siri, la voix qui s'élève de nos iPhones, est-elle féminine ? Faire des selfies, est-ce une manière de subvertir les normes sociales ? Dès qu'on formule ces questions, on se rend compte d'une chose : la technologie n'est jamais neutre. Au contraire, …

workshop // Othernet, Alternet, Darknet

Once more, thank you very much for inviting me to talk with you about “Other Networks” and give a workshop on “Othernet, Alternet, Darknet // the …

Cybersecurity

Xenofeminism: A Politics for Alienation — Glass Bead

ZERO<p><b>0x00</b> Ours is a world in vertigo. It is a world that swarms with technological mediation, interlacing our daily lives with abstraction, …

Gabriella Coleman : «Les hackers se débattent entre l’individu et le collectif

De WikiLeaks aux Anonymous, l’anthropologue américaine dépeint l’évolution des cybermilitants qui, venus d’horizons idéologiques très divers, mettent …

visions - Fred Turner, l’utopie numérique. De l’antifascisme à la cyberculture en passant par la contre-culture

<b>«Révolution»</b>, <b>«mouvement»</b>, <b>«innovation»</b>, etc. Dès qu’il parle à la presse ou en public, le cofondateur de Airbnb, Brian Chesky, a sans cesse ces mots à …

Dins de la vida digital. Entrevista amb Jussi Parikka

Jussi Parikka és teòric dels mitjans, escriptor i professor universitari a la Winchester School of Art de la Universitat de Southampton i a la …

The Terror of Total Dasein | Hito Steyerl

<b>The Terror of Total Dasein</b><b>Economies of Presence in the Art Field</b><b><br>Hito Steyerl</b>Guillaume Desanges, A History of Performance in Twenty Minutes, June 10, …

Exercise

Le Digital Labor ou les nouveaux ouvriers

Dates/Horaires de Diffusion: 10 Novembre, 2015 - 12:55 - 13:29 date de remontée fiction: Mardi 10 Novembre 2015

This Living Clothing Morphs When You Sweat

Author: Liz Stinson. Liz Stinson Design<p>Date of Publication: 10.28.15.<p>Time of Publication: 12:01 pm. 12:01 pm<p>Humans have been bending electronics to …

MIT Media Lab