Week 3

M  S08          The Bias of Media Technology

Rushkoff, Introduction

Rosen, The Web Means the End of Forgetting, New York Times, July 10, 2010

Hendy, The Fallible Mind (15 minute audio file) BBC Radio, June 2010



W  S10         

 Bush, As We May Think

Today is Internet SlowDown Day

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Learn more from All Things Considered, Your Favorite Sites Will ‘Slow Down’ Today, For A Cause


Videos from class:

Dyson, The Birth of Digital Computing

Jaron Lanier, Who Owns The Future?

Last Week Tonight, Net Neutrality


F  S12

In Class Assignment: HISTORY

Visit the Internet Archive. Use the Wayback Machine to browse through the history of a website of our choice. Take notes on changes made over time. Use the Evolution of the Web timeline to note major changes on the Web that might account for the changes you see in the site you chose.

The Evolution of the Web

Internet Archive