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Week 8 of our Virtual Environments module. The topic of discussion was Marshall McLuhan’s theory “The Medium is the Message”. The lecturers posed a question to the class, ‘Does the Medium matter?’ After a few minutes of silence (presumably everyone was deep in thought behind their computer screens), people started to give their opinions on whether the medium mattered, a fair debate ensued and the class gave their thoughts on the topic. 619 more words
How does this poem present concepts of a “global village”?
I have been considering the notion of ‘feedback’ more recently, following reading about how Stelarc’s work relates to feedback, in his use of computational and robotic materials the read motions from his body then feed those motions back into to the body, forcing it to mechanical modify itself using inter-limb information. 645 more words
En esta sesión iniciamos con #Esto No es un libro de @KeriSmith , como abrebocas a diferentes conceptos desarrollados por marshall Mc Luhan entre ellos #Medios Calientes y #Medios Fríos, seguimos con la creación de una máquina de Goldberg inspirada en el grupo #OK GO, y terminamos con una reflexión sobre medios calientes y fríos inspirados en el trabajo de @Taro Gomi. 43 more words
Marshall McLuhan quote
“The wired plant has no boundaries and no monopolies of knowledge”-Marshall McLuhan”
The reason why I picked this quote to analyze was that it intrigued me, I found it utterly amazing that somebody , before the invention of the World Wide Web was able to give a logical explanation to something that had never existed in his life time.209 more words