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How McDonaldized surveillance creates a monopoly on sight that chills AR and smartphone development — CapsulaOrwell. Laperimetral. 2013 Federal Budget Limits Body Scanners, But Expands Domestic Surveillance. Stallman: Facebook IS Mass Surveillance. The father of free software philosophy spoke to RT on evil developers, spying social networks, the almost-legitimacy of Anonymous hacks and the condition under which he would take a proprietary program and a million dollars. Stallman is the man behind the concept that every computer program must be free for users to study and modify as they want. This is the only way to ensure that by using the software users do not compromise their human rights, he says. “ ” he told RT.

There are many ways how people can be stripped of their freedom through the software they use. One of the latest examples is the scandal with Carrier IQ’s software, which is being accused of logging every keystroke on devices, which run it. “ ” Stallman sadly pointed out. Another example is Facebook’s data-mining activities, which includes massive spying on people browsing the internet. Laperimetral. Laperimetral. Une journée sous surveillance. Les documents révélés par WikiLeaks laissent entrevoir le paysage de la surveillance.

Une journée sous surveillance

Un téléphone portable devient un parfait mouchard, des connexions (sécurisées ou non) des mines d'informations, et les réseaux peuvent être espionnés à l'échelle d'un pays. Vivre une journée au milieu des nouvelles technologies de surveillance, un marché mondial de cinq milliards de dollars. Les fabricants redoublent d’inventivité. A partir des plaquettes et documents internes rendus publics jeudi par WikiLeaks, OWNI plonge dans une journée sous surveillance. Failed utopia: The art of surveillance and simulating control: An interview with Toni Dimitrov. Total Surveillance by Toni Dimitrov Darko Aleksovski interviews artist Toni Dimitrov about his work 'Total surveillance' featured in the group exhibition SEAFair ’11 'Energy, Biopolitics, Resistance strategies and Cultural subversion'.

Failed utopia: The art of surveillance and simulating control: An interview with Toni Dimitrov

Curated by Melentie Pandilovski, Elena Veljanovska, Zoran Petrovski, ending on the 20th November at the Skopje Museum of Contemporary Art, SEECAN (South East European Contemporary Art Network) and Kontejner, Zagreb. SEAFair 2011 contextualises the artistic and theoretical discourses developing around Bio-politics, aiming at re-evaluating its meaning today, as well as address the possibilities for resisting the dominant international discourses through emancipation and cultural subversion. Darko Aleksovski: Inspiration is a term which has been differently interpreted throughout the history of art, but generally implies the genealogy of the idea. The cameras that record the moment of their own destruction. Embedded Video and Your Privacy.

Surveillant Society. One aspect of the Egyptian uprising (among the others, most ongoing) that was overpowered by the wild acclamation of social media is something that has been quietly but powerfully changing societal norms over the last decade.

Surveillant Society

It is simply the inclusion, on almost every mobile phone sold, of a digital camera. When 90% of the active population can, at any time, record an event they are witness to, and transmit it to the rest of the world instantly, many rules begin to change. It’s not new, of course: “citizen journalism” has a long history before mobiles were prevalent, and the growing trend of “you report”-style news and things like Twitter streams in live reporting are as plain as the lens on your phone. And while I regularly deride the quality of camera phones, the truth is that improvements have been made that are now promoting phone-cams from joke cameras to true documentary devices. Laperimetral. Digitally Mediated Surveillance. Violence and social networking in Mexico: Actors and surveillance technologies by Nelson Arteaga Botello, Universidad Autónoma del Estado de México Download Arteaga Botello Vernacular Resistance To Data Collection And Analysis: A Political Philosophy Of Obfuscation by Finn Brunton & Helen Nissenbaum, Dept. of Media, Culture & Communication, New York University Abstract: Computer-enabled data collection, aggregation, and mining dramatically change the nature of contemporary surveillance.

Digitally Mediated Surveillance

./mediateletipos))) / Copyright + Internet = Surveillance. Un proyecto sobre el control y la vigilancia. Un proyecto sobre el control y la vigilancia. Laperimetral. Lesson Plan: Updating Orwell's '1984'. Overview | How does George Orwell’s vision of technology and its uses in “1984” compare with today’s reality?

Lesson Plan: Updating Orwell's '1984'

How have concerns about privacy and freedom expressed in the novel been manifested in the contemporary world? In this lesson, students compare and contrast the world, people and technologies of “1984” with those of today and create a treatment for a modern film, print or stage adaptation that revolves around current technologies. Materials | Full text of “1984,” computers with Internet access, software for podcasting and projection equipment, copies of the handout “1984” vs. Today (PDF), video cameras and film-editing software (optional) Xpanded – vblog » Surveillance. U.S. Tries to Make It Easier to Wiretap the Internet. Apple solicita una patente para impedir los usos no autorizados de sus teléfonos · ELPAÍ Apple busca más herramientas para combatir los métodos que permiten la ruptura de los sistemas de protección de sus teléfonos para emplear aplicaciones no autorizadas o liberar el mismo para disfrutar de conexión con otra operadora.

Apple solicita una patente para impedir los usos no autorizados de sus teléfonos · ELPAÍ

También el robo. La compañía ha solicitado una patente titulada "Sistemas y Métodos para la identificación de usuarios no autorizados de un dispositivo electrónico," que describe una serie de medidas de seguridad para proteger automáticamente los dispositivos. Uno de los objetivos es perseguir el llamado jailbreaking, que permite ejecutar aplicaciones no aprobadas por la empresa que produce el sistema operativo. Il Grande Fardello/The big bother disponibile sotto licenza cc.

Big [B]Other: Thoughts while reading the Rhizome piece. Thoughts while reading the Rhizome piece Reaction to Osfavelados and his Rhizome for dummies Maybe Hypertexts do indeed not exist, because we cannot perceive them, we can only follow its branches but it is very hard for a human to perceive all the branches at once, it is hard for humans to comprehend the totality of all possibilities.

Big [B]Other: Thoughts while reading the Rhizome piece

We think in lines, follow paths, go back on our tracks. If that is hypertext, then maybe it does exist, but chances are that we are only confronted with chaos. I am a phenomenologist: I believe that I can only perceive the world with the aid of myself. Can the rhizome be perceived? Le tecnologie del controllo politico - Armi non letali. Le nuove tecnologie della sorveglianza di Robin Ballantyne *

Le tecnologie del controllo politico - Armi non letali

Blamb. Un proyecto sobre el control y la vigilancia. La #capsulaorwell se expande por la red… ... Terror-veillance posters at LA airport use CNN's "iReport" neolo.