Will Technology Make Us Free?


Published on

Published in: Technology, News & Politics
  • Be the first to comment

No Downloads
Total views
On SlideShare
From Embeds
Number of Embeds
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide
  • Off Switch from Kyle Slattery cc by nc sa
  • communication age by Dom Dada cc by nc nd
  • Seamour Sheep + MacBook from Andy Woo cc by nc sa
  • White Heron Overhead from Macomb Paynes cc by nc sa
  • Working Late by Thomas Rockstar cc by nc sa
  • snail love by Adam Foster | Codefor cc by nc nd
  • This image is NOT licensed under Creative Commons
  • This image is NOT licensed under Creative Commons
  • 212/365 - Don't cry princess, it was only a dream. By Www.CourtneyCarmody.com/ cc by
  • if it makes you fly... from notsogoodphotography cc by
  • Love twitter by wrote cc by nc
  • image from Yumiko Hayakawa essay Public Benches Turn ‘ Anti-Homeless ’ (also recommend Design with Intent ) Source http://architectures.danlockton.co.uk/2006/10/05/anti-homeless-benches-in-tokyo/
  • 2001 Wikipedia, Tripadvisor 2002 Linkedin 2003 Pirate Bay, MySpace, Second Life, Wordfeud 2004 Facebook, digg 2005 Youtube 2006 Twitter, Spotify, Slideshare 2007 iPhone 2009 Klout, Farmville, Quora, Foursquare, Kickstarter 2010 Wordfeud, Instagram 2011 Google+
  • I'm working.(1) by purprin cc by nc sa
  • http://www.guardian.co.uk/technology/2010/jan/11/facebook-privacy
  • Funny Lass from Tomi Tapio cc by
  • I so need to FOCUS a bit more on... from Nina Matthews Photography cc by
  • A Pair of Earbuds - 48_365 by Rambling0n cc by nc sa
  • I Need You So Much Closer (96_365) By Burtoo cc by
  • Hello Kitty Darth Vader from JD Hancock cc by http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-1153583/Social-websites-harm-childrens-brains-Chilling-warning-parents-neuroscientist.html#ixzz1oVGbCJOE
  • Banksy in Boston- F̶O̶L̶L̶O̶W̶ ̶Y̶O̶U̶R̶ ̶D̶R̶E̶A̶M̶S̶ CANCELLED, Essex St, Chinatown, Boston from Chris Devers cc by nc nd
  • Laocoön by Giulio Menna cc by
  • 20111110-OC-AMW-0276 by USDAgov cc by
  • Sound of silence by Daniel Gasienica cc by nc nd
  • -( from _M-j-H_ cc by
  • Why I'm Going to Work for Zooomr from Thomas Hawk cc by nc
  • Eyes ! (Youth from Antikythera!) by agelakis cc by nc sa
  • Will Technology Make Us Free?

    1. Will technology make us free? Mathias Klang @klang67
    2. Social media
    3. Anything that is in the world when you’re born isnormal and ordinary and is just a natural part of theway the world works. Anything that’s invented betweenwhen you’re fifteen and thirty-five is new and excitingand revolutionary and you can probably get a career init. Anything invented after you’re thirty-five is againstthe natural order of things. Douglas Adams
    4. the ability ofagents to makechoices free fromconstraints
    5. Constraints of time & geography
    6. Imagine a world in which every singleperson on the planet is given freeaccess to the sum of all humanknowledge. Jimmy Wales
    7. Organizing the world’s information, andmaking it universally accessible.
    8. Facebook gives people the power to shareand make the world more open andconnected.
    9. …And they alllived happilyever after. Theend.
    10. Performance lifestyle
    11. My amazing coffee
    12. Only technology(spot the ethical dilemma?)
    13. Control in digital world Law Contextual &programmed social rules Architecture Control in analogue world
    14. Blogger 1999Google 1999 End of communications monopoly
    15. Normalizing the abnormal
    16. What socialmedia wants
    17. What do the people who control whatwe can do, think?
    18. A Squirrel Dying InYour Front Yard MayBe More Relevant To Your Interests Right Now Than People Dying In Africa Mark Zuckerberg
    19. The final interface: We have your money –now we want your mind
    20. Whatsocialmediaprovides
    21. The end of ignorance, curiosity boredom
    22. “My fear is that these technologies are infantilising the braininto the state of small children who are attracted by buzzing noises and bright lights, who have a small attention span and who live for the moment.”Prof. Susan Greenfield
    23. What the future holds?
    24. if youre not paying for something,youre not the customer; youre theproduct being sold
    25. Digital sharecroppers
    26. Interdependencies: it’s a question of balance
    27. Convenience ≠ Free Will - but is ithappiness?
    28. Ignorance is strength
    29. THANKS!
    30. Mathias Klang klang@ituniv.se or @klang67 www.digital-rights.netImage & licensing info in the notes section of slides. Images at www.flickr.com (or specifically stated). This ppt licensed: Creative Commons BY-NC-SA Download presentation www.slideshare.net/klang