The Revolution will be Humanized

On May 27, 2013 I met with the 'Webheads' group run by Vance Stevens and Jeff Lebow which is an online community of practice initiative spanning many years. Using the live studio facilities Jeff Lebow hosted an online web conference titled 'The Revolution Will Be Humanized: The Glass Age Apporaches' bringing together a number of guests including professor Steve Man from Toronto, Canada with conversation topics such as Google Glass, the MIT Wearable Computing group, the impacts of body worn video on society, the wider implications of ubiquitous technologies including cameras installed in everything.

"...Google Glass provides us all with a reason to question what it will mean to be interacting with our peers, family and loved ones through the fashion filter of a networked and location aware device. Body worn technologies such as Memoto and Autographer also join the list of data logging devices that we use to monitor and transmit data from our daily activities, either for health awareness, entertainment or myriad of other reasons.We discuss the benefits, risks and perhaps harm that may arise with the rollout of second generation intelligent (smart) wearable technologies in our society. "

 

Technology

Google Glass: http://www.google.com/glass

Autographer http://www.autographer.com/

Memoto: http://memoto.com/

Vuzix Smart Glasses: http://www.vuzix.com/consumer/products_m100.html

Wearcam: http://wearcam.org/

Glogger: http://glogger.mobi

 

Terminology

Veillance

Surveillance 

Sousveillance: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sousveillance

Equiveillance: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Equiveillance

Mcveillance:  the installation or using of surveillance cameras while simultaneously prohibiting people from having or using their own cameras, hand-held magnifiers, smartphones, or the like. http://eyetap.blogspot.kr/2012/10/mcveillance-mcdonaldized-surveillance.html

Augmented Reality: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Augmented_reality

Mediated Reality: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mediated_reality

Cyborg Anthropology: http://cyborganthropology.com/

 

Other links mentioned:

http://wearcam.org/veillance/veillance.pdf (Steve Mann's site)

http://glogger.mobi

http://www.interaction-design.org/encyclopedia/wearable_computing.htmloh

http://www.istas13.org

conference lanyards: https://plus.google.com/u/0/105794778193423719348/posts/jgxKaBTZCGn

https://plus.google.com/u/0/communities/103231540251769845150

https://plus.google.com/u/0/communities/116868056278493024480

http://istas13.org/

http://www.neurosky.com/

http://memoto.com (lifelogging clipon)

http://autographer.com (world's first wearable intelligent camera)

http://www.pranavmistry.com/projects/sixthsense/

http://www.pivothead.com/

http://research.microsoft.com/en-us/um/cambridge/projects/sensecam/

http://ael.gatech.edu/lab/ (impact on education)

http://mathtrek.naturalmath.com/ (MathTrek)

About Math Trek:http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CVA1jTAuA68

Ingress: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ingress_(game)

http://www.buygoogleglassonline.com/where-to-buy-google-glasses-online/

https://support.google.com/glass/answer/3064131?hl=en (Google Glass Help)

http://1secondeveryday.com/

http://www.cc.gatech.edu/~thad/wearable-thad-kristin.jpg

http://blog.autographer.com/2013/05/the-future-of-lifelogging-interview-with-gordon-bell/ (on future of lifelogging)

http://uberveillance.com/

ftp://ftp.dca.fee.unicamp.br/pub/docs/gudwin/Agents/RA/remembrance.html

http://interaxon.ca/ (maps parts of brain allowing you to operate camera)

http://www.affectiva.com

http://www.autographer.com

 http://www.cc.gatech.edu/~thad/wearable-thad-kristin.jpg

 

ISTAS 13:  June 27~29th

  http://veillance.me

...presenters and panellists will address the implications of living in smartworlds - smart grids, smart infrastructure, smart homes, smart cars, smart fridges...smart people. ISTAS'13 will bring together participants sharing research, projects, and ideas about people living in smart environments. 


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