Block Websites - Retrain Your Focus
Oct 19, 2019
While considering quitting Facebook altogether, I thought I'd try simply blocking the whole website in order to untrain my automatic reactions to check it. It works.
1 Year No Smartphone - The Machine Doesn’t Always Win
Oct 3, 2019
This month marks a year since I stopped using a smartphone. To celebrate I referenced an article that draws parallels between social media, gambling and drug abuse.
RA.689 Podcast and Notes on Transcendence
Aug 14, 2019
Resident Advisor's 689th podcast by 'sold' is a good example of the depth and possibilities of expression that ambient music has found in our modern era - but also how the term Ambient is getting blury.
Instagram Hides Likes Count
Jul 30, 2019
Instagram is hiding likes from posts in order to incite more focus on content instead of likes themselves. What a great day.
We Will Suffer... Big Time
May 9, 2019
1 million species at risk of extinction. 82% of all wildlife biomass is gone. We need to re-evaluate our addiction to overconsumption.
Schmutz Berlin - Berlin Live Music Guide
Apr 8, 2019
In a city swarming with DJ's, it's a blessing to have a live music guide like Schmutz Berlin.
The Ambient Mode of Being
Feb 20, 2019
The following content is the PhD research of Luke Jaaniste. It explores what he calls 'the ambient mode of being-in-our-surroundings'.
Copyright Protection Using Blockchain?
Dec 18, 2018
Blockchain is being used more and more as a means to track and authorise digital transactions and data of many kinds, could it therefore be used to help lock down copyright and piracy of digital audio media?
Have Smartphones Destroyed a Generation?
Dec 1, 2018
The ramifications of smartphones are finally becoming measurable as generation iGen come of age.
Ultra-light Gloves Allow You To “Touch” Virtual Objects
Oct 16, 2018
Scientists from ETH Zurich and EPFL have developed an ultra-light glove – weighing less than 8 grams – that enables users to feel and manipulate virtual objects.