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RT @Acuity_Design@twitter.com
This simple innovation game came out of the submarine idiocy and it is quite brilliant.

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Maybe it's me but it sure looks like the worst time _ever_ to replace a macbook pro. 💩 specs for 💰💰💰💰💰.

I'm 👌 this close to go cold-turkey to an Ubuntu laptop, but the thought of having to run windows 10 for essential software (eg. Scrivener in which my whole phd stuff is in) makes me go 🤢

📺 👀 🤔 Architectures of Choice; Vol.1 Youtube

Trying to map Youtube recommendations! Here are the first tests.

code WIP: gitlab.com/davidbenque/arc-cho

Who are the best/harshest critics of Thaler & Sunstein's "nudge" paternalism?

🧙🔮🏭 Carbon Prophet 🏭🔮🧙
Watching uncertainty decrease as the amount of training data increases 😱🤷‍♂️

data from: ☠️ carbondoomsday.com/all


📅 "Why Fabulate Design?" — A seminar talk and discussion with Daniela Rosner - 23 July 2018, City, University of London

eventbrite.co.uk/e/why-fabulat

⚠️ A schmongle has occurred while zapping one of your bloops.

🤷🏻‍♂️: cancel all three services

Future Perfect @ Data & Society Research Institute livestreaming now
hooktube.com/3UE81w5DAjQ

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We will be revisiting the Panama Papers database, thinking about the politics of missing data (e.g. the luxury of *not* having your name recorded with your bank account), and filling in the gaps with... whatever we want! We will be using a curated list of the best company names in the database as design briefs, and producing a peer-to-peer website publication.

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I'll be running Entities of Interest at the Design Museum in London on 17th June: a workshop facilitated by participants of the MA Graphic Media Design (MAGMD) course at LCC. This is part of (Re)distributed Media: Leakage, curated by Paul Bailey , Design Museum, and MAGMD.

📅 17th June, 2pm to 6pm, Design Museum

💰 £25 - members £20, students/concessions £15

Bookings: designmuseum.org/whats-on/talk

I'll be presenting "Speculative diagrams: plotting to reclaim algorithmic prediction" with Betti Marenko at the British Museum on Sunday, part of Art, Materiality and Representation

nomadit.co.uk/rai/events/rai20