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The Music Streaming Paradox

Nowadays almost everyone listens to music through streaming platforms such as Spotify, Deezer, Apple Music, Google Music or even YouTube (even tough it is technically a video streaming platform). This of course, has not always been the case. Before the advent of the internet, and even during its early stages for that matter, one had to buy a record or CD at…

To Learn or Not to Learn

Our world is moving extremely fast these days. Even 30-50 years ago it was fine for people just to graduate from school, get a University diploma, find a job, and stay in the same job for the rest of life. Oh, and we should not forget that the life program also included creating a family and having a lot of kids!New anxious…

[Video] THE ALGORITHMS: Does It Know What You Know and Do You Know What It Knows?

. Hope you guys do not mind a long video with crappy animation. Enjoy! . . References BBC News (4th June, 2020). K-pop fans drown out #WhiteLivesMatter hashtag. Janelle Shane (14th November, 2019). The danger of AI is weirder than you think. TED Talk Kelley Cotter (2019). Playing the Visibility Game: How Digital Influencers and Algorithms Negotiate Influence on Instagram. New Media…

Self Care Scrolling (video)

I want you to reconsider Self Care Sunday and try this: Self Care Scrolling. Seeing that the global mental health day has just passed and having our last lecture The Ego Online still in the back of my mind, I decided to try out a new medium and capture my thoughts in the following video. I hope it serves as some food…