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We Build Our Tools
             And They Shape Us:
How Lifestreaming Is Shaping Web Culture




                        St...
Author, /Message, Front Man for The /Messengers
Social tools and their impact on business, media, and society
Apologies
“We make our tools
and forever after they shape us.”
              Marshall McLuhan
“A new category of
software is emerging,
software intended to
augment social
systems. […] I call
these social tools:
softw...
Tools
Streaming, Part 1
Social = Me First
Social Scale
Culture
Streaming, Part 2
Flow
Time
Media
Society
Work
The War On Flow
Stowe Boyd
stowe.boyd@gmail.com
   www.stoweboyd.com
Credits
New York Stock Exchange Floor by Thomas J. O'Halloran, 1963 (LOC) - Pingnews.com -
http://www.flickr.com/photos/pi...
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We Make Our Tools And They Shape Us

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We Make Our Tools And They Shape Us

  1. 1. We Build Our Tools And They Shape Us: How Lifestreaming Is Shaping Web Culture Stowe Boyd
  2. 2. Author, /Message, Front Man for The /Messengers Social tools and their impact on business, media, and society
  3. 3. Apologies
  4. 4. “We make our tools and forever after they shape us.” Marshall McLuhan
  5. 5. “A new category of software is emerging, software intended to augment social systems. […] I call these social tools: software intended to shape culture.” Social Tools
  6. 6. Tools
  7. 7. Streaming, Part 1
  8. 8. Social = Me First
  9. 9. Social Scale
  10. 10. Culture
  11. 11. Streaming, Part 2
  12. 12. Flow
  13. 13. Time
  14. 14. Media
  15. 15. Society
  16. 16. Work
  17. 17. The War On Flow
  18. 18. Stowe Boyd stowe.boyd@gmail.com www.stoweboyd.com
  19. 19. Credits New York Stock Exchange Floor by Thomas J. O'Halloran, 1963 (LOC) - Pingnews.com - http://www.flickr.com/photos/pingnews/508717757/ Messerschmidt Blueprint - Synapse - http://www.flickr.com/photos/synapse/1384561426/ Color Animated fractal ........TendrillonGsr06102006 - SantaRosa OLD SKOOL - http://www.flickr.com/photos/santarosa/261923723/ The finest flow ever - Populux!! - http://www.flickr.com/photos/pulpolux/56571568/ Creative Media Jam - Hospital - Factoids - http://www.flickr.com/photos/factoids/194864309/ Carp Streamer - m louis - http://www.flickr.com/photos/m-louis/140402492/ Passport - Gravitywave - http://www.flickr.com/photos/gravitywave/366712496/ Crowd walking to buses and cars after the fireworks - Jill - http://www.flickr.com/photos/lij/1739672/ Closeup of newspaper stack - Binarydreams - http://www.flickr.com/photos/binarydreams/251690096/ Close Quarters - NNNNIC - http://www.flickr.com/photos/sqrt/907934275/ Glider With Maneuverable Wing Extremities - Curious Expeditions - http://www.flickr.com/photos/curiousexpeditions/962399228/ Self-Centered? - TruthLying - http://www.flickr.com/photos/truthlying/30486286/ Late evening sunlight through clouds - reinholdbehringer - http://www.flickr.com/photos/reinholdbehringer/448792619/ Water Streaming Past - Inkswamp - http://www.flickr.com/photos/inkswamp/97457480/ Untitled - pjvandi - http://www.flickr.com/photos/pejmanphotos/731315170/ Town Clock - joesflickr’s - http://www.flickr.com/photos/joesflickr/711358450/ Aidan’s First Airline Ticket - Aidan Love - http://www.flickr.com/photos/aidanlove/369638970/

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