Alan Turing proposed his test as a way to measure technology’s progress, but it...– Mind vs. Machine - Magazine - The Atlantic (via Instapaper)
By all means Miku is one of the biggest pop icons in the world. Strangely...– - Slutever Blog - Virtual Pop Star Inspires Terrorism
The scrambling of pop time is a culture-wide phenomenon in the West, but it...– Frieze Magazine | Archive | Music Very true this. When you’re in LA as well this doesn’t even seem like a big event. This isn’t the now as Bladerunner.
There are some obvious jokes to be made about people with Internet access using...– Arcade Fire, and the ‘Never Heard of It’ Grammys — Vulture
Reed ended on a note of personal exasperation: “I want the record to show that I...– Boston Review — Stephen Steinberg: Poor Reason (culture of poverty) (via Instapaper)
Now there’s research suggesting that aggression increases with peer...– Kids and aggression: Popularity matters – The Chart - CNN.com Blogs
In wine, there are supporters of high-alcohol fruit bombs versus sommeliers who...– In search of great session beers Good article, good points made.
If there ever really was a dubstep rebellion, it wouldn’t have looked like...– Government Grime and the EMA Kids | Mute magazine
I do believe we are headed for a new consciousness, a new state of cognition,...– The Social Backlash: The War Against Social Culture | Stowe Boyd
The state of the blogosphere-as-filter is embarrassing. It has become an...– Rawktumblr
This idea of Metallica or some rock n’ roll singer being rich,...– Who said art has to cost money?