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The Quarantine Culture. The Emergency Exit during Pandemic’s Social Distancing
"To sum up, returning to the question of whether virtual hugs can indeed give you comfort, the findings suggest that, as the new rules of social interaction become part of your reality, your brain may react in ways that can actually provide you with at least some consolation."
EVA London Conference
Held annually in July, EVA London is one of the international Electronic Visualisation & the Arts conferences. The first EVA conference was held in 1990, with the intention to create a space for people using or interested in the new technologies to share their experiences and network in a friendly, collaborative atmosphere. EVA London's focus is on the development and application of visualisation technologies to various domains, including art, music, dance, theatre and the sciences.
Open Source Intelligence
The Open Source movement has established over the last decade a new collaborative approach, uniquely adapted to the Internet, to developing high-quality informational products. Initially, its exclusive application was the development of software (GNU/Linux and Apache are among the most prominent projects), but increasingly we can observe this collaborative approach being applied to areas beyond the coding of software. One such area is the collaborative gathering and analysis of information, a pr...
Presupposti della condivisione del sapere attraverso Internet
Sono sempre più diffuse opere d'arte che lo spettatore deve attivare, azionare, utilizzare. Sembra che ci si stia dirigendo verso il superamento della concezione di un'arte della contemplazione verso un rapporto più attivo tra artista e spettatore. E' infatti necessario, perché l'opera esista e produca senso, che venga utilizzata, che venga attivata. Ciò che distingue le nuove forme d'arte ad alto contenuto tecnologico sembra così essere l'"interattività".