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Being Human in a Techno-Democracy


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Being Human in a Techno-Democracy

  1. Being human ina techno-democracyMathias Klang @klang67
  2. Social Media is beautiful but today Ishall explore my cynicism
  3. We make technology: The artifact.
  4. We love technology: Progress.
  5. We are technology: Cyborgs.
  6. Egyptian wood & leather prosthetic toe (ca1069 to 664 B.C)
  7. Portrait of Hugh de Provence (1352)
  8. The enlightenment & Theory of democracy 2.0
  9. "Our gadgets have eliminated the needto remember such things anymore." Foer Joshua
  10. Blogger 1999Google 1999 End of communications monopoly
  11. Technology changes us
  12. "If we dont teach our children to bealone all they will be is lonely"Sherry Turkle
  13. Boredom leads to daydreaming leads tocreativity.
  14. Social media is constant access toimpulses.
  15. Love is blind: Narratives of arabspring
  16. People, nottechnologymakerevolutions
  17. Revolutionary technology was notdigital
  18. We prefer the narrative
  19. Imperialism, paternalism &technolove: Kony2012 Narrative
  20. Stones in glass houses
  21. We still don’tget social media
  22. Ppt & ipads ≠ educationDemocracy ≠ followersFriending ≠ marketing
  23. Bread & CircusesDemocracy is an activity, social media demos is illusion of motion
  24. In closing: more access, lessmotion?
  25. I suspect grandmother was right…
  26. In an age where conversation may bedying… Don’t slouch, look people in theeye, shake hands firmly & listenwithout tweeting.
  27. THANKS!
  28. Mathias Klang or @klang67 & licensing info in the notes section of slides. Images at (or specifically stated). This ppt licensed: Creative Commons BY-NC-SA Download presentation