Richard Rogers 1 Jan 1998
Playing with Search Engines
and making lowly web information into knowledge
Climate change is global: it occurs nowhere in particular and everywhere at once. The same could be said of the information supply about this ecological crisis: on the World Wide Web, scientific...
Arie Altena 1 Jan 1998
Hello? History? Hello? (1)
Thoughts on terrorists and history on the occasion of Dial H-I-S-T-O-R-Y
Zapruder Stress: the weight of endlessly expanding meanings (meanings of representations of what might have taken place). No mystery is solved, and there?s no promise of redemption. Dial H-I-S-T-O-R
Mediamatic Off-Line Vol.10#2 Salvatore Puglia 1 Jan 2001
Edificatori di Monumenti
At that time, I went to the university almost every day, for appointments, class or political meetings, but mainly to stay with some friend or other company. Even when we had little to say or do. We...
Mediamatic Off-Line Vol.10#2 Dirk Van Weelden 1 Jan 2001
The subject of Davolio's cd-rom Annunciation is historical: namely the Brigate Rosse's kidnap and execution of Aldo Moro, the chair of the Italian Christian Democratic Party, in the spring of...
Mediamatic Off-Line Vol.10#2 Arie Altena 1 Jan 2001
1978, Italy. A prosperous country, but also a country of the mafia and the Brigate Rosse, one of high inflation, omertà, corruption beneath a facade, at least two cabinets per year, a country of...
Information Macht Krieg
The emergence of electronic information war as a chance to marginalise the armed forces: this thought stands central in the review below. Reasoning from the idea that in order to carry out InfoWar
Mediamatic Magazine Vol. 7#2 Dave Barker-Plummer 1 Jan 1993
Bruce Sterling, The Hacker Crackdown, Bantam Books 1992
The Hacker Crackdown is Bruce Sterling's term for a series of seizures of computer equipment which took place during the summer of 1990. The circumstances surrounding these raids, the individuals...