Tagged: internet

Galaxy of Adventures

The first six Galaxy of Adventures shorts (which use original dialogue and sound effects to help transform Star Wars films into kid-friendly animated shorts) are now available on the brand-new Star Wars Kids YouTube channel. [Via: gizmodo.com]

Don’t be evil

Surveillance capitalism is a novel market form and a specific logic of capitalist accumulation that was first described in a 2014 essay by business theorist and social scientist Shoshana Zuboff. She characterized it as...

The story of Technoviking

The 4-minute video shot by experimental video artist Matthias Fritsch at the Fuckparade on 8 July 2000 begins with the title “Kneecam No. 1”. The camera is on a group of dancing people with a...

The future of internet search (imagined in 1995)

David Hoffman made this video for AT&T Bell Labs in the early 1990s. It is pre World Wide Web but very forward thinking. AT&T never actually offer this to the public as things were moving...

How PayPal became the internet’s payment system

PayPal is an American company operating a worldwide online payment system that supports online money transfers and serves as an electronic alternative to traditional paper methods like checks and money orders. PayPal is one...