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Cyberfest Berlin 2013 @ The Wye & Platoon

December 9th, 2013 · Comments Off on Cyberfest Berlin 2013 @ The Wye & Platoon

Gesture and spatiality of digital art…
17th november 2013, it is 12 o’clock, sunday noon – slightly dozy guests come to The Wye for the last of the five day program of Cyberfest, and to listen to the panel discussion with Marcu Mancuso (Digicult), Tatiana Bazzichelli (Transmediale), Anna Frants (Cyland), Chatzistefanou Panagiotis (Nakedbutsafe), Mark Poggia […]

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Tags: @// · Berlin · Dark Ambient · digital art · Electronica · exhibition · media art · space

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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Tags: @// · Berlin · CGI · China · digital culture · games · media art · performance · technology · user · web 2.0

Stop watching us!

July 20th, 2013 · Comments Off on Stop watching us!

Hide-and-seek is no solution…
The internet activist Jacob Applebaum talked on the 15th evening of net policy, planned by the Digitale Gesellschaft (digital society) in Berlin, about the power and doings of the NSA, and about possibilities to protect oneself from this data mining. He seemed to be somehow crestfallen, because of the […]

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Tags: Berlin · Germany · network policy

ReSource 005: The Medium of Treason: The Bradley Manning Case

May 31st, 2013 · Comments Off on ReSource 005: The Medium of Treason: The Bradley Manning Case

Agency or Misconduct in a Digital Society?
On Mai 5th 2013, media activist Diani Barreto and transmediale currator Tatiana Bazzichelli have organized a panel discussion in the context of re:publica, to remember the US soldier and intelligence analyst Bradley Manning, the whistleblower who transfered the video “Collateral Murder” and 260.000 diplomat cables to Wikileaks. In […]

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Tags: @// · Berlin · hacktivism · network policy

Postdigital is better* @ designtransfer, UDK Berlin

May 14th, 2013 · Comments Off on Postdigital is better* @ designtransfer, UDK Berlin

QR-Code as a portal…
On 23rd to 26th april 2013, students of the Visual Communication department of the UDK Berlin showed their works in an exhibition at the designtransfer galery with the theme “postdigital is better“. During winter semester 2012/13, they researched the differences between analog and digital media, and worked out possibilities of interaction […]

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Tags: @// · Berlin · design · digital culture · exhibition · media art · remix culture

A MAZE. Indie Connect Festival 2013 – The Nominees

April 22nd, 2013 · Comments Off on A MAZE. Indie Connect Festival 2013 – The Nominees

The Most Amazing Indie Game
Between the 24th and 26th april, there will be the second A MAZE. Indie Connect Festival at the Urban Spree in Berlin. On three days, game developers, designers and digital artists from all over the world will come together, to compare notes about new technologies and developments, and to enrich the […]

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Tags: Berlin · digital culture · games