Caitlin Gannon

"Technology in the workplace is as much about power and control as it is about productivity and efficiency." > The Machines Are Coming http://www.nytimes.com/2015/04/19/opinion/sunday/the-machines-are-coming.html

Caitlin Gannon

We still need a "theatrics of volition" i.e. giving users the illusion that they, not tech, are still in control > https://medium.com/re-form/back-stage-at-the-machine-theater-530f973db8d2

Caitlin Gannon

Scholar Discovers Hidden Annotations in a Welsh Manuscript >> http://hyperallergic.com/197760/scholar-discovers-hidden-annotations-in-a-welsh-manuscript/

Caitlin Gannon

Great talk! > How we feel about algorithms depends on if we see them as tool, or as friend | http://cyber.law.harvard.edu/events/2015/04/Zittrain

Caitlin Gannon

Beware the "alibi of photocopies" (or today, bookmarks) ... Umberto Eco on writing a thesis, 1977 >> http://www.newyorker.com/books/page-turner/a-guide-to-thesis-writing-that-is-a-guide-to-life

Caitlin Gannon

A sad, insightful take on digital selfhood. The Future of Loneliness: http://www.theguardian.com/society/2015/apr/01/future-of-loneliness-internet-isolation

Caitlin Gannon

Caitlin Gannon

Looks fascinating >> Our Own Devices: Tools of the Humanities http://devicessymposium.mit.edu/

Caitlin Gannon

On the importance and implications of studying technology non-use | ACM Interactions http://interactions.acm.org/archive/view/march-april-2015/on-the-importance-and-implications-of-studying-technology-non-use

Caitlin Gannon

"Science and technology have become so pervasive and distorted, they have turned into a new type of theology" http://www.theatlantic.com/technology/archive/2015/01/the-cathedral-of-computation/384300/