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Preserving the present: the unique challenges of archiving the web

This post was written as part of the Big UK Domain Data for the Arts and Humanities project of which I’m part.

In March 2012, as Mitt Romney was seeking to win over conservative voters in his bid to become the Republican Party’s presidential nominee, his adviser Eric Fehrnstrom discussed concerns over his appeal to moderate voters later in the campaign,  865 more words


Nobody Knows

On the internet nobody knows you’re an Ostrich,

Nobody knows if you’re good or an evil witch,

A clever monkey or a stupid bitch,

Poor or very rich, 32 more words


Brenda Berkman, First NYC Female Firefig

Brenda Berkman, First NYC Female Firefighter | MAKERS Video http://ow.ly/w0Gk8

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Kathrine Switzer, First Woman to Enter t

Kathrine Switzer, First Woman to Enter the Boston Marathon | MAKERS Video http://ow.ly/w0Gfo

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Virtual world thoughts

I just got home this afternoon from a show in Toronto. It was a leg on Armin Van Buuren’s “Intense” tour. The display of music combined with stunning visuals and effects really reminded me of the power of virtual worlds and all the wonder they can bring. 1,377 more words


Medium! Medium! Medium! Pt 2

Dr. Andrew High from the University of Iowa stopped by this week to teach us, not just how we could use computer-mediated communication to more efficiently lie to people, but precisely why the lying is so much more efficient on the internet. 390 more words