Evil media /

"Evil Media develops a philosophy of media power that extends the concept of media beyond its tried and trusted use in the games of meaning, symbolism, and truth. It addresses the gray zones in which media exist as corporate work systems, algorithms and data structures, twenty-first century sel...

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Main Author: Fuller, Matthew.
Other Authors: Goffey, Andrew.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, [2012]
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Table of Contents:
  • Introduction. Evil ; Book ; Grayness ; Sophistication ; Stratagem
  • Intelligence. Brainwashing ; Systemic ambiguity ; Objectify indeterminacy ; Leverage anxiety ; Speak the metalanguage of metabolism ; Proliferate psychological operation
  • Togetherness. Social engineering ; Collective intelligence ; Be everything but available ; Economize behavior, scale signals ; Stir faith in small numbers ; Flirting tips ; Mobilize irritation
  • Algorithms. Enhance queue formation ; Know your sorts ; Invoke recursion ; Abstract captures
  • Structures. Structure data ; Work abstraction layers ; Multiply interfaces ; Let datasets advance ; Mine data for probabilities ; Leak early, leak often
  • Technicalities. Workflow ; Express regularly, but not too regularly ; Look after your relations ; The justifiable ignorance of the exception ; Encourage error
  • Productivity. Keep it personal ; All the world's an audition ; Mythologize decision making ; The occult virtue of the project plan ; Middle management
  • Excellence. Metamodel, or formalize, virtue ; Lifelong learning ; Be artistic ; Role play ; Psychic ergonomics ; Optimize stupidity flow.