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The ‘Lightning War’ and The Logic of Decentralisation

The first time I heard the word ‘blitzkrieg‘ was in Modern History in high school. I was taught it meant ‘lightning war’ 156 more words

Global Media

Information Just Wants To Be Stored

The Internet was built on the premise that it was to be a distributed network with distributed control, where all each node is created equal, with equal power to broadcast to the entire network. 393 more words

Media Vent

A Honeycomb System

 Unbeknownst to most, there is an intricate system of licenses, permits, area boundaries, and limitations that structure the omnipresent street performances all throughout Manhattan. This system is governed by the parks department and Music Under New York association. 259 more words

The Meta-game

Wikipedia describes the meta-game as any strategy or method that transcends a prescribed rule set, uses external factors to affect the game, or goes beyond the supposed limits or environment set by the game. 488 more words

The Feudalisation of The Internet: An Endangered Distributed Network

This week’s lecture discovered the concept of network and the different types with which our society, culture and organisation could be identified, as our lecturer Ted asked us to specify the types of network out of ‘centralised, decentralised and distributed networks’. 437 more words

Visibility in Graphic Design

Another principal of design outlined in Graphic Design the New Basics is Diagram. Diagram is defined as,

“A graphic representation of a structure, situation, or process”

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Remote Office Performance

BranchCache to the rescue!

BranchCache is a new technology built into Windows Server 2008 R2 and Windows 7. This technology is aimed at relieving satellite or remote offices from the burden of waiting for documents to download from the central office server. 489 more words

Windows 7