Final DML project

As I’ve been writing an essay about BIG DATA and the privacy issue regarding that topic, I decided to make a presentation to share some personal experiences and relate it to the topic of the presentation, BIG DATA. I believe that the more aware the users are, the less threatening Big Data becomes. Thus, I … More Final DML project

Data collection. The Quanitified/ Surveilled self(DML ASSIGNEMENT)

Data Diary, carry a diary and try to figure out what and who is collecting data about you. E.g: Who and what produced the data? Where was, the data produced? At al-Container checkpoint: Surveillance cameras produced the data License plate identification, Facial recognition, and speed capturing. It was captured by advanced digital cameras. The date … More Data collection. The Quanitified/ Surveilled self(DML ASSIGNEMENT)

A Dérive in Amman

I’ve been to Amman around 10 times already. Yet, I’ve never had any interesting encounters over there. I only saw malls, cafes, and traffic. Last visit was different though, I asked my friend who lives there to take me to down-town Amman, and I suggested that we start a Dérive. We agreed on two simple rules. … More A Dérive in Amman

Glitch Art

“Glitch art is the practice of using digital or analog errors for aesthetic purposes by either corrupting digital data or physically manipulating electronic devices.” After learning about glitch art in class, I have decided to create a Glitch Art work-  using an APP though- . Here are some of my tries: And here we see Ibrahim … More Glitch Art

Different Layers may convey different messages…Assignment #2

Dealing with an audio file alone is tricky, no matter how creative or cunning a person might think himself to be, he could still be fooled. Thus, I conducted this experiment of recording a video, and then dividing it to three different media texts. The first is the audio file itself. The second is a … More Different Layers may convey different messages…Assignment #2