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DIY Kindle Scanner

September 25th, 2013 · Comments Off on DIY Kindle Scanner

Free the text…
In April 2002, Jeff Bezos, founder and CEO of Amazon, wrote an open letter to the American Author’s Guild and justified the business model of Amazon and especially its integration of used book sales. His argumentation is as simple as it is evident:
[…] when someone buys a book, they are also buying […]

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Tags: media art · network policy · technology

reSource 006: Overflow

September 19th, 2013 · Comments Off on reSource 006: Overflow

“After me, the flood!”1 or right in the middle?
While “Big Data” buzzes through the tech industry as new promise of salvation and secret services grab exabytes of data, normal users are unable to cope with the vast amount of digital information and at the same time are ill-informed about the personal data […]

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