Tag Archives: media

Just for the likes?

Using Facebook and Twitter today, like we do these days, liking and sharing and retweeting, it again came to me how complex these basic actions actually, fundamentally are. We click an update to express support, to say “me too”, or just to send a social presence (phatic) style of update: our connection is still working. … Continue reading ”Just for the likes?”

Surfacing experiences

I have been testing the Surface Pro 4 mobile device / two-in-one Windows 10 computer recently – here are some first impressions: Windows 10 “Hello” feature with its biometric (camera) login is fast and more convenient way to log in to a mobile device that is constantly closed and opened than e.g. passwords or even … Continue reading ”Surfacing experiences”

The Bard of the Postmodern has Gone

There are people who defy definitions. David Bowie created beauty, then something ugly, next, something just plain weird. He was the crystallization of curiosity of spirit – never resting for long, never completely satisfied with the peaks already reached. Always reaching out, towards something new, unseen, something never experienced before. The range of Bowie’s experimentation respected … Continue reading ”The Bard of the Postmodern has Gone”

KD:n kapinaliike ja kansallisen herätyksen odotus

Kristillisdemokraattien sisäinen kädenvääntö nousi valtakunnan julkisuuteen kesäkuun lopulla.

Artikkeli KD:n kapinaliike ja kansallisen herätyksen odotus julkaistiin ensimmäisen kerran Politiikasta.fi.

‘Mobile Games’ in the International Encyclopedia of Digital Communication & Society

This is a pretty massive reference book (three volumes, 1296 pages) and it should include wealth of materials that is helpful if you study e.g. online gaming, social media, hate speech, or any other of the dozens of its interesting … Continue reading

blog year 2014 in review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2014 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: The concert hall at the Sydney Opera House holds 2,700 people. This blog was viewed about 35,000 times in 2014. If it were a … Continue reading