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My Instagram Crushes

Hello, Magnolias.

Last week, I brought you a list of my favorite Instagram hashtags and I thought I’d let some of that Instagram love flow over into this week with a little chat all about the accounts I’m totally crushing on. 464 more words


Examining The Past To Predict The Future: An Interview

The key issues addressed in our scenario are surveillance and technology, with poverty and affluence juxtaposed in the background. While reading scholarly articles and watching films are very useful tools in understanding these issues, it is also critical to engage with people, especially considering our scenario is very human focused. 558 more words

Extended Borders And Closed Doors

In an era defined by its fast paced change in the technological realm, it is no wonder that humans are living very differently now compared to 100 years ago. 513 more words

Extending Scenario Design: Surveillance and Biometics

Our scenario for assessment two was framed by our quadrant: a society with polarised rich and poor, where there is high data collection and high surveillance. 559 more words

Accessory of The Day

Happy hump dayyyy! Can’t believe it’s already October by the end of this week. Seriously, where is the time going?! I hope you all have been having a great day so far. 91 more words

Put Some Prep In Your Step

Big Data: Not Objective, But Rather Intertwined With The Political And Social

Big data refers to data that is too large or complex to process with traditional databases and software. While data may seem like a sterile topic on the surface, concerned with numbers and algorithms, big data has become closely associated with problems surrounding privacy. 558 more words

A Beautiful Workspace

I moved into a new workspace at the office yesterday. This means that I had the opportunity to do a major office purge and redesign. I know that a person’s workspace is hugely important to their productivity, and since I spend upwards of eight hours a day at my desk, I want to create a space I love without breaking the bank! 85 more words

It's Personal