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“What matters is not #technology itself, but the social or economic system in which it is embedded” – #NET102

TUTOR: Langdon Winner, asks, in the title of his influential book chapter, “Do artifacts have politics?” In other words, are technologies neutral? He suggests in response: “What matters is not technology itself, but the social or economic system in which … Continue reading

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#NET102 – Module 1.1 : MUSIC

TUTOR: “What impact has the Internet had on the way music is consumed, discovered and distributed these days?” MY RESPONSE: I hope to articulate my answer to this question from my own experience with music and the Internet over the … Continue reading

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