4th ICTs and Society: Critique, Democracy, and Philosophy in 21st Century Information Society, Uppsala May 2 – May 4, 2012

I'm back in Sweden, this time in Uppsala, on the campus of the university of the same name, to attend the 4th meeting of ICTs and Society. Convened by Christian Fuchs and colleagues, this fascinating lineup features timely discussions of, among other things, global capitalism, information and knowledge labor/labor in ICT, organization, theories of "the… Continue reading 4th ICTs and Society: Critique, Democracy, and Philosophy in 21st Century Information Society, Uppsala May 2 – May 4, 2012

“Hej!” from Göteborg – AoIR 11

I'm in lovely (and cold and rainy) Göteborg, Sweden for the annual AoIR conference, 11.0 (and tweeted about as #ir11).  I plan to participate in a pre-conference workshop, then I'll be presenting on Thursday on an historical revisit to Minitel - its roots, the policy dimensions surrounding it, the political context for its creation and implementation,… Continue reading “Hej!” from Göteborg – AoIR 11