Version 1.0 by Joline Blais and Jon Ippolito
sample student projects
Vin Crosbie’s definition of new media
In his essay “What Is New Media?” Vin Crosbie argues that what most people think are communications […]
In late 2017, the House Intelligence Committee released a sample of Facebook ads purchased by Russia-linked agents to influence the 2016 U.S. presidential election. Rather than take a unified stance, they tailored […]
How the Real Teens Behind “The Fault in Our Stars” Are Bringing Empathy to the Internet
They call themselves “nerdfighters”—and they’re unlike any movement you’ve seen before.
“I’m proud to be a Nerdf […]
If AI research continues to advance without enough work going into the research problem of controlling such machines, catastrophic accidents are much more likely to occur.
Source: Positively shaping the […]
They have an unusual hobby: posing as top executives of corporations they hate. Armed with nothing but thrift-store suits, the Yes Men lie their way into business conferences and parody their corporate targets in […]