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NTU - Ican seminar. 18 Feb.2009 Nottingha, UK

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  • 1. Nelson De Luca Pretto Presentation prepared using Openoffice Nottingham, Feb.2009 image: rozane suzart Education and collective production of knowledge: the role of open source

2. Navigation map the contemporary world science & technology globalisation(?!) again, education ... media consumption / production of information open/free... sources, technologies and so on... education-school new language ict digital culture - activism F/OSS 3. Mixing the contemporary world science & technology globalisation(?!) again, education ... media consumption / production of information open... sources, technologies and so on... education-school new language ict digital culture - activism No linear ar 4. Science and technology 5. We are moving from a world where scientific rules are defined by order a model based on simple rules sufficient to explain the world to another complex model where disorder, irregularity, the unexpected are vividly present 6. Changing our relationship with technologies 7. Changing space-time dimension 8. Networks and connections Stock exchange. Singapore 9. globalisation 10. Everything controlled by the (free-)market the legitimiser of everything globalisation 11. Attempts to introduce important elements of Bahia culture (Bonfim fitinha) to identify it as local urban furniture!

    • World McDonaldization

Bus stops: the same all over the world... Edurado Galeano 12. Plural, here, is extremelyimportant!! 13. Scientific anarchy in which all marginalized voices should participate . Paul Feyerabend Instead of throwing away everything that does not fit into the scheme, one should try to find meaningful relationships among the different discourses. Paul Cilliers To proliferate knowledge, we have to proliferate discourses without trying to fix them into a permanent grid . 14. Networks and connections 15. Each fib er, eac h net is part of myself! Amplify possibilities because of network connections Imagem copiada de arselectronica 99 new potentialities Networks and connections roy ascott Britsh artist and theorist 16. Networks have not come to take away virgin territory instead they have been installed into a complex reality which they will surely change but will also be influenced by Networks and connections Railroad in the 19 thcentury Leila Dias, 1995 - UFSC 17. network is used in many ways but, in most cases, it is associated with the traditional broadcast mass communication system but... 18. Everybody connected broadcasting 90.2 % households with radio 90.0 % households with TV ? Networks and connections 54 million TVs (devices) ? Brazil Population = 188 million 19. 6 Globo SBT Record Bandeirantes Rede TV! CNT

  • 667 media in Brazil
  • 309 TV channels
  • 308 radio
  • 50 newspapers

Everybody connected?! groups/families Media concentration 20. Seven groups dominate world'ssymbolic production Everybody connected Everybody connected?! folha de so paulo, mar.97 Magazines radio television books Publishers Recording industrymultimedia cinema Telecommunications Theme parks Bertelsmann - Germany Rede Globo - Brazil Televisa - Mexico Viacom - USA News Corp. - Australian ABC-Disney USA Time-Warner - USA Media concentration 21. There are about 250 cases against media mergers per year... Furthermore, there are thousands more cases to investigate for abuse of power and market dominance. Seven groups dominate the world'ssymbolic production Major groups check media plurality Antitrust Department European Commission Herbert Ungerer folha de so paulo, 23.09.01 p. A4 Media concentration phot: antonio gaudrio. 22. new media - internet "new" digital television 23. Abolish portal-pens ( portais-currais ) Although the intention of these is to put togetherimportant material, the Portals while an hegemonic phenomenon restrict possible error, cyberflaneire and becoming surfing-cattle beaten by e-business. We need to revert this hegemony and escape from this new electronic prison.information society broadcast 24. Video Media 05:00 m Direct by Pavla Koutskeho Praha CE Anima Mundi Festival 25. only to improve shoping? "new" digital television Better quality, but 26. help to solve digital dived new digital television Networks and connections interactivity new connections 27. The current estimates of Internet users for 2008 year-end (2008Q4) according to our database, which includes ALL the Internet users universe, comprises over 1,573,269,743 persons worldwide. The Internet Penetration Rate is 23.4%, considering a global population of 6,708,755,756persons according to the U.S. Census Bureau data. R Penetration Rate in the country nothing! 2008 Internet users 28. R Broadband public policies R Networks and connections Brazil Broadband connection to 55.000 public school (100 % of the total) by 2010. Speed: 8 e 64 Mbps (megabits per second) to the Villages. Speed: 1 Mbps (megabits per second) to schools Minister of Culture Minister of Telecommunications The Brazilian Agency of Telecommunications (ANATEL) Pushing up the Government 2008 Speeches | Digital Culture | Events and... Music! 29. Broadband public policies Networks and connections US UK 30. appropriation of technologiesWhat we like ... 31. Demand education S ! possibilities... Requires another approaches ict as culture Requires another ethic R 32. Zapatista rebellion, 1994 intensive relationship to the internet. Myth? The Internet is also playing an increasingly central role in particular organizing efforts initiated by EZLN. (...) The most dramatic organizational efforts in which theInternet has played a central role ate the joint co-operative efforts between the Zapatistas and other social movements linked to them. Harry M. Cleaver Journal of International Affair, vol.51 #2 activism Appropriation of technologies 33. revolta do buzu. Aug, 2003 Students demonstrating about the rise in price of a bus ticket The whole city came to a standstill, it was organised by mobiles, internet and other devices (technological or otherwise) guerrilla tactics activism Appropriation of technologies 34. Spain. March 11 2004. General Elections. Reuters Aznar X activism Appropriation of technologies 35. On the Saturday morning groups of young people spontaneously connected to internet and started sending electronic messages via mobile phones about the terrorism attack at Atocha Station (the official version denying it initially). This internet and mobile phone traffic started by young people under 30 rose 30% on Saturday and 40% on Sunday (the day of the election!).Manuel Castells activism Appropriation of technologies 36. With this network a public consciousness started broadcasting information to contradict the official version of the factsand call for demonstrations. Manuel Castells Zapatero surprisingly won the election...The terrorism attack at Atocha Station (the official version denying it initially) activism Appropriation of technologies 37. R MST - Brazil new cooperation practises Brazilian landless rural workers The success of the MST's strategy of mobilizing large numbers of people for their marches ans occupations is, in part, due to use of their own alternative media, particularly the Internet, to circulate information, to generate a forum to create consensus, and to organize and call for a protest demonstration. Olga Bailey et alii. activism Appropriation of technologies 38. R Open/free Source Belm/Para/Brazil 27Jan to 01Feb2009 R new cooperation practises Televisionstreaming Creative Commons activism Appropriation of technologies 39. R R new cooperation practises OpenFSM is a platform for social activism provided.OpenFSM is the simple way to bring groups together, promote your cause, make plans, get things done and make another world possible. activism Appropriation of technologies 40. LanGUAgES 41. Email has other writing rules and resources which are closely connected with its technology. New(?) LaNguAges Luis Alberto Quevedo Networks and connections video msg twitter 42. New(?) LaNguAges Networks and connections Stock exchange 43. Text and SMS SnowUK It wasBritain's first digital big freeze . Mobile phone networks reported a hugeleap in text and picture messagesyesterday as Britons contacted bosses, family and friends to tell them they had been snowed in/failed to catch that train/been unable to start the car. Vodafonesaw a 58% leap in textsto well over 30m... It also saw a dramatic rise in the number of picture messages sent, as people went out to enjoy the snow. 3 Mobile sawpicture messaging double yesterdayas people took photos and uploaded them to theirblogs or Facebookprofiles. T-Mobile yesterday recorded a73% increase in callscompared with a typical Monday Mobile broadband usage was also higher, according to Orange, as people logged on to laptops with their phone. 44. Shanghai youths sending text messages. Technology has put more data instantly at ourfingertips- or rather at ourthumbs- and we've all improved at multitasking. (Claro Cortes IV/Reuters)What technology has taught us at dizzying speed or, the importance of thumbs 45. The Twitter Effect formula = (Original tweet * followers) + (retweets * followers of retweeters) + (retweets of retweets * followers of those), and so on. Dawn of the Twitter Effect Enterprise which offer services to monitor websites and servers Message text-based posts of up to 140 characters in length 46. hip hop workshop atfaced