“no sense arguing with the digital humanities. They don’t really exist. This is the age of the managerial humanities”
“The animated GIF is a Brechtian medium”
“Microphones + Crooning + Nazis + Radio + Bing Crosby + $50,000 = Silicon Valley”
“MOOC’s only make sense if you don’t think about it too much”
“Jane Austen’s internet success isn’t so surprising”
“a handful of people wearing Google Glass, now standing next to me at their own urinals”
“during this period, it was more common for digital animation to be emulated using hand-drawn techniques”
“Cars didn’t end up awarding us freedom, nor did they serve to better connect us to our friends and communities“
Nathan is on Twitter [@nathanjurgenson] and Tumblr [nathanjurgenson.com].
We live in a cyborg society. Technology has infiltrated the most fundamental aspects of our lives: social organization, the body, even our self-concepts. This blog chronicles our new, augmented reality.
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