Tag: software

Only Half the Story – Rethinking the Relationship Between Digital Ethnographers and Their Devices*

digitalethnography , January 28th, 2021

Franziska Weidle** “Digital cinema is pre-computational” – from Quelic Berga’s presentation at ECREA 2018; author of original image: DRs Kulturarvsprojekt; title: Steenbeck…

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“Doing Being a Latina,” or Performing Identities Through a Computer Voice

Sasha Kurlenkova , November 2nd, 2020

The ability to communicate is often taken-for-granted and imperceptible, despite being vital to everyday life. It defines our social performances as family members, professionals, and neighbors. Moreo…


Roam If You Want To

Kerim , May 5th, 2020

You already know how to use Roam Research, the new note taking app taking the internet by storm. You don’t need to follow the #roamcult hashtag on Twitter,…


Jasmine Folz on her dissertation

| , February 3rd, 2020

Page 99 of my dissertation about free and open source software in India begins with a description of children dancing at a community centre in a Bengaluru slum….

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The Dawn of Digital Therapeutics

Meg Martin , April 16th, 2019

A techno-optimistic attitude tells us we’re living at an inflexion point where care practices are being transformed by technology. Monitoring and attending to health and well-being are no…


quake champions resources

zephyrin_xirdal , May 29th, 2018

Just a collection of helpful resources for Quake Champions, created by members of the community:    The ↑Guide for Optimizing Fun in Quake Champions is a nicely done…

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Carving a Niche between Software and Social Science: Anthropology in Industry w/ Natalie Hanson – This Anthro Life

Gamwell , January 31st, 2018

Design and anthropology have been seen together with increasing frequency over the last few years, but how do design and anthropology fit together in relation to industry? And,…

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Free video analysis tools

philbu , March 15th, 2017

Free video (& audio) analysis and transcription tools, partly collected via the VISCOM list serv. AQUAD 7 is a software for qualitative coding and qualitative content analysis. ELAN…

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Tools We Use: Aeon Timeline 2

Rex , April 13th, 2016

There are a lot of things in life that can be solved with a good timeline. While most people tend to think of them as a specialized way…

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废俗 | Junklore

Gabriele , April 8th, 2016

“Redundant information, calculated as, say, the number of stickers in corners, on walls, on lampposts that it takes to build cognizance of this information in one subject, may…

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brandnew ancient games

zephyrin_xirdal , October 27th, 2014

Obviously I am not at all informed, let alone up to date—granted. But then again this wasn’t really to be expected. Not that I’d have any time for…

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Ethnography as Diaspora

deuxlits , April 3rd, 2014

Lilly U. Nguyen Editor’s Note: Lilly U. Nguyen (@deuxlits) tells us how in her own work on the ethnography of software in Vietnam, she both studies and embodies “diaspora” –…

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