While this week’s lecture and seminar brought forward a lot of interesting points, what stuck with me the most is John Boyd’s OODA Loop. While the OODA Loop was initially used within a military context, the OODA template (Observe, Orient, Decide, Act) is an effective way to approach many issues or uncertainties in life. FromContinue reading “The Chronic Task of Sorting: Information Flows and Liquid Labour”
For my BCM206 DA I’ll be creating designs which can hopefully help with my future goals and employment. I think it’s important to note that I’m a complete newby at graphic design and illustration so this is bound to be a long process of growth and development for me. I’m taking this process one stepContinue reading “Dayle’s Designs: Project Pitch”
One topic which stuck out in this week’s lecture was the idea of emotional weaponization in media. Often we feel that we form our opinions from our own volition, but truthfully, we are constantly manipulated by the media we consume every day. Advertisements, shows, videos, blogs, and news organisations often show emotional scenes or peopleContinue reading “Civilization of the Mind: Understanding the Network Society Paradigm”
While the telegraph seems so old and outdated, it was revolutionary technology in the 1830’s and 1840’s. Samuel Morse and the telegraph changed the way that people communicate through long distances, inevitably impacting the future as they knew it. Looking back from a 2020 standpoint where a text message takes all of three seconds, communicatingContinue reading “A Global Nervous System: From the Telegraph to Cyberspace”
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