Can audiovisual archives be considered “cultural big data”?
Are moving images like any other type of data?
How can we programme machines to find value in digital moving imagery? What types of machines, and what kinds of value?
In his book Foams – Sphere III, German philosopher Peter Sloterdijk refers to our society as a “pluralism of spherology”, a … More
Within the broader attempt of embarking in a genealogy and an archeology of POV (Point of View) which aims at providing a framework for analyzing the various regimes of visibility and regimes of truth which coalesce together with different forms of POV and their corresponding Umwelten…
Why would we want machines to “feel,” perhaps even like a human? To guarantee that a machine can assume the … More
This blog post takes a look at the perception of machine learning through three different stages of feelings and in … More
When in the 1990s computer scientist Rosalind Picard startet to envision the field of affective computing, she reports, the problem … More
Emotion theories and definitions There are thousands of different definitions of “emotion” and other affective phenomena that come with different … More
1 Technological Conceptions of the Subject Conceptions of the political subject have long been intimately tied to technologies of measure … More
In the late 2000s, Apple released the original iPhone, a new kind of apparatus equipped with a sensory system of … More
The technique of compression hacking made what is commonly credited as its first appearance with Takeshi Murata’s 2005 short film, … More