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Technology, but on a human scale

Technology has enabled globalization. Technology, imagined as an object, is a malleable and versatile thing. We can fashion and mould technology into almost any shape or size. In recent times, we have used technology to build systems on scales that are incomprehensible to any one person — at this point, technology goes beyond the human scale…

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The game is on!

There was a time when a computer game was a simple enough affair. One of simple rules, a simple ‘platformer’ or ‘scroller’ with simple ‘baddies’ with even simpler if no-less annoyingly difficult to overcome abilities. There was this endlessly repetitive, formulaic simplicity that rather than detract from the experience, actually added to it. Then things […]