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23 Ways To Deskill The Self

Social media are meant to help us express ourselves by saving us the trouble of it. Here, some key tips to enjoying an automated personality

roberthorning • 4 years ago

8 Things That Happen When Gender Becomes Algorithmic

Marketers and predictive-analytics firms collect enough information about us to know what our gender is better than we do!

roberthorning • 4 years ago

11 Things To Know About Abstract Labor

A different way to understand the dynamism of capitalism

roberthorning • 5 years ago

14 Whispers About Whisper

Nostalgia for privacy has made other people's secrets a hot commodity. But the best secret is the always the one we keep from ourselves.

roberthorning • 5 years ago

8 Thoughts About Introspection And Museums

It's hard to get away from yourself when you are surrounded by art

roberthorning • 5 years ago

6 Reasons Why Emotion Is An Algorithm

Feelings are like thoughts without all that conscious cognitive effort!

roberthorning • 5 years ago

8 Consequences Of Making Identity A Site Of Production

Ideological forces once told people who they were; now they tell us we are nothing without sustained productive effort

roberthorning • 5 years ago

7 Things James Franco May Have Missed In His Theorization Of Selfies

In the New York Times, Franco argues that "selfies are tools of communication more than marks of vanity"

roberthorning • 5 years ago

7 Selfies And What They Say About Authenticity

If there is no true self, there are no true self-portraits.

roberthorning • 5 years ago

7 Strange Ideas About The Inner Depths Of The Self

What is the difference between discovering and expressing who I am? Do I only exist when I am trying to express myself? What if no one's listening!

roberthorning • 5 years ago

8 Zany Selfies And What They Say About My "True Self"!

Maybe the more you say online about yourself, the less people will really understand you??

roberthorning • 5 years ago

12 Ways To Have Fun With Facebook

Using the social networking site as an art project in which your "friends" are the medium is more benign than you'd think!

roberthorning • 5 years ago

8 Observations About Solipsism

Some interesting thought about myself

roberthorning • 5 years ago