Category Archives: Social Networks

Fires from Friends: The Social Hearth

I recently transformed my non-functioning fireplace into an interactive sculpture. When one of 18 close friends share a photo or video to Instagram, it shares that light across the web into my living room, lighting what I call a “Social … Continue reading

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Art of an Anxious Society – Rhizome’s 7 on 7

Get 7 artists, pair them with 7 technologists, then wait and listen. This is the couplet-styled social formula driving Rhizome.org’s 7 on 7 conference, now in its 3rd year. Headlined by Harper Reed, Dalton Caldwell, Rafael Lozano-Hemmer, and Dennis Crowley, … Continue reading

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Is Snapchat the next Draw Something?

I’m as happy as anyone that 15 year olds love Snapchat. But what does that mean? If you’re the Disney Channel or 16 Handles, it means investing some time and energy realizing the platform as a powerful marketing and communications … Continue reading

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