9 Jan 2017

Review: Killswitch and Lo and Behold. Two films about the internet

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On the heels of my recommendation on Morozov’s Net Delusion recommendation, I have watched two documentaries that look at our relationship with the internet. I watched Ali Akbarzadeh’s "Killswitch" and Werner Herzog’s “Lo and Behold: Reveries of the Connected World”. I have now watched “Killswitch” twice and took in Herzog’s film by breaking up my [...]

29 Sep 2016

Computers; Can’t live with them, can’t live without them.

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Through the Lens - Spazhouse's look at the past and and its effect on us today. In the Past Computers, Can’t live with them. Today, can’t living without them. For movie fans the film “Desk Set” with Katherine Hepburn and Spencer Tracy is a marvel. The witty banter, the ease at which the costars connect. The [...]