When carefully constructed control Comes crashing down in waves The hum of life resumes And we must improvise once more. The attempt at ultimate perfection Or rather, overall control Cross examining those around To create connections and predict thought. One must relinquish power Or that which is perceived to have- Living out a brand new… Continue reading Constructed lives.
LINK TO THE PREZI (bolded, bracketed titles indicate a new slide) Today I will be talking about branding, with a specific focus on the corporate brand, that is, organisations and their use of brand, and how it the internet as a social network changes the way in which they present themselves. So let’s jump straight in shall… Continue reading Branding and Social Media: Are brands your friends?
Originally posted on Future Cultures:
So in my last post, I set up my ideas of branding, and started to explore how the concept related to cyberculture. That post was a great foundation leading into the next leg of research: a series of questions about how these brands interact with users, and what the future could also hold. Cybercultures allows…
The Instagram Husband: The concept that behind every cute girl on Instagram, is a poor guy who has been co-erced into taking millions of photos for them. I would like to take this opportunity to point out that I take most of my own Instagram pictures, but on the rare occasion, I turn to someone… Continue reading Tilba Fair // Outsourcing Instagram Photography.
This video explores the relationship we have with our mobile phones, looking at the ‘always on connectivity’ we interact with, in an extreme day in the life scenario. I have included a transcript of the voiceover below for two reasons: The first is so that you can choose to read along if you wish, and the… Continue reading A Pixelated Haze: always on connectivity