Reddit, the interface between digital niches and the mainstream, is one of the battle grounds for debates on freedom of expression and toxicity in the era of the great algorithm.
For both ends of the telephone line, the call centre means giving up empathy and understanding.
In a world where data seems to be the basis of any decision, can we imagine a space without the authority of figures?
Carlos A. Scolari
We take a look at how H. G. Wells’s novel has grown into a transmedia narrative world that encompasses different media and forms of expression.
With their work, artists anticipate and prefigure the fundamental questions surrounding the future of humanity and its drift.
Karma Peiró | Ricardo Baeza-Yates
If we know that algorithms may have biases that can harm individuals or groups, why do we let them make decisions?
Jussi Parikka | Garnet Hertz
The materiality of media is not limited to economic or technical issues; it has an intimate connection with the soil, the air and nature.
Nkosikhona Swartbooi: “The city is worried about getting people to work early, but not about when they get home”
We talk to Nkosikhona Swartbooi, founder member of Reclaim the City, a collective that fights housing segregation in Cape Town.
César Reyes Nájera | Ethel Baraona Pohl
Most of everything that makes up the universe is unknown to us. Can we speculate about what human perception of dark matter would be like?
We talk to the South African artist about segregation, the echoes of colonialism and the anti-racist struggle.
Jose Valenzuela Ruiz
How can we understand the idea of intelligence in a plant or an octopus by means of our human consciousness?