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Dave Eggers, Unplugged

I just read a great article on The Wall Street Journal by Howie Kahn about Dave Eggers and the work that he is doing to improve education in our country. The interview goes in-depth about Eggers’ after school tutoring center, 826 Valencia which … Continue reading

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Panopticism Inside the Workplace

Originally while playing The Stanley Parable, I was very interested in the many different paths and unique endings. The ending that I have chosen to focus my argument towards is the ending where you follow all of the narrator’s commands. … Continue reading

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Goat SImulator Could Be the next Big MMO

As announced on thenextweb.com, the game Goat Simulator is coming out with a free expansion pack that aims to turn the game into the next big MMO. For as wacky as it sounds, the official trailer looks pretty sweet. The game … Continue reading

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Structure in a Chaotic World (of Warcraft)

I have chosen to address the second option for my blog post. One aspect of the game that I think is important to focus on is the questing system. The reason why it is so important to look at this … Continue reading

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It’s All in the Terms of Service

“And all the data we generate here is available to you online. Everything we do and talk about, and of course all your past records. You signed the form when you started that allowed us to bring in all your … Continue reading

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Control and the Power of Enframing

It is well known that we have enframed natural resources as standing reserves. We look at them as what use they have to us and not what they simply are. We even look at each other as a standing reserve, … Continue reading

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