Games

Online personality cults

Last week there was a blog post about twitch streamers and how they used their personality to engage an audience and the way that also translated into these people making income (link below). One thing I have also noticed, apart from what was discussed in the aforementioned article, is how these streamers or other internet personalities with a certain amount of fame/exposure…

The Alternative Algorithm and Alternative Realities

The term ‘algorithm’ to many humanities-oriented people may seem like an abstract concept. One might understand it as a theoretical construct, but not necessarily grasp its practical application or its physical structure. Nonetheless, people are becoming more aware that algorithms are everywhere. It is almost impossible to count the number of times we apply algorithms in our every day lives. If you…