I’ve started Howard Rheingold’s best selling book “Virtual Reality,” written in 1991. It’s funny and interesting to read a book written at this time about computers, especially since they weren’t where they are today but certainly were on track to. 25 more words
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Today’s random item from the Terence McKenna Archives is one that only mentions Terence in passing and, yet, feels more Terence-relevant than many of the items in the archives that feature him more heavily. 970 more words
Exploring Designs for Teaching - Howard Rheingold on Counterculture + Social Media = Edupunk Pedagogy
On June 7th, 2016 we held an Oral History Workshop – How Education Made Computers Personal at Leuphana University (Luneberg, Germany) and online. The workshop was a collaboration between HCLE’s parent organization, LO*OP Center, and Leuphana University to capture more of that history and make it available to modern researchers. 342 more words
Lucid Dreaming: Can it be Controlled? A science to back it up?
A week ago, I watched a documentary on Lucid Dreaming. It means this ability to be aware that you are dreaming and decide to alter the course of events in the dream to satisfy your desires… 305 more words
When it comes to chaos and order, I find it fascinating how often ideas of each can be swapped to mean the reverse. For example, some people, like Howard Rheingold, dislike order because it places you in a routine, tells you where to sit and when to stand. 1,392 more words