Items tagged media

Toys of a Forgotten Generation

Tags: culture, history, media

Pop Culture Has Become an Oligopoly

(Via the Dragonfly BSD Digest.) I disagree with the attempted explanations, but the statistics are telling. As for the conclusions... Subsisting entirely on cultural comfort food cannot make us thoughtful, creative, or courageous. Yes, exactly!

Tags: media, business

When a vampire not called Dracula bested the copyright system, and what it tells us about derivative works

Tags: media, law, history

The Problem With Disfigured Villains In Pop Culture

Tags: media, society

A look at the Irish: photography in Ireland from 1839 to now – in pictures

Tags: history, media

The dangerous playgrounds of 1900s through vintage photographs

Tags: education, history, media, science

A Forgotten Humanist Photographer of Paris

Tags: france, history, media

There Have to Be More Sides Than This

Balance doesn't exist in a lopsided world

Tags: media, politics

Bizarre old posters that taught the early movie-goers the rules and etiquette for watching films, 1912

Tags: media, culture, history

Black cosplayers are tired of being told who they can and can’t portray

Tags: internet, media, representation

Vintage color postcards capture life in 19th century Tunisia

Tags: africa, history, media

Street Views

Long, stunning dive into the history of urban photography at the intersection of technology and society.

Tags: media, tech, history, society, cities

13 Staircases Blanketed with Prismatic Murals Evocative of Andean Textiles Run Through Lima’s Hills

Tags: travel, architecture, media

From Richness to Ruin: 7 Abandoned Opera Houses

Tags: architecture, history, media

In Praise of The Yard Goat

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Research linking violent entertainment to aggression retracted after scrutiny

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Media Market Research (and why its undermining all the things you love)

Tags: media, business

Journalists, you need to start taking the climate crisis seriously!

Tags: environment, media

Photographer Updates Postcards Of 1960s Resorts Into Their Abandoned Ruins

Tags: travel, history, media

14 Myths About Crime We Believe (Thanks To Pop Culture)

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Breakthrough of Digital Culture: Finland accepts the Demoscene on its national UNESCO list of intangible cultural heritage of humanity

Tags: computers, media, culture

Film photography shows signs of revival among Japan's youth

Tags: japan, youth, media

Videotapes Are Becoming Unwatchable As Archivists Work To Save Them

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Scene at MIT: Margaret Hamilton’s Apollo code

A brief history of the famous 1969 photo of the software that sent humans to the moon.

Tags: cool, space, computers, history, media

A Day In the Life of an Empowered Female Heroine

Tags: media, gender, humor

How The Addams Family does BDSM right

Tags: media, sexuality

THIS IS NOT MY CAT! (24 pics)

Tags: animals, humor, media

How They Made ‘The Flintstones’: 15 Unpublished Photos

Tags: movies, media

Fox News rips off BioShock Infinite logo, irony ensues

Tags: games, media, politics

The Bechdel Test needs an update: We’ve set the bar for female representation too low.

Tags: media, gender

34 Places That Are Even Better During The Winter

Tags: travel, media

Andrei Tarkovsky's Polaroids

Tags: movies, media

Baia Mare, Romania

A photo-of-the-day post.

Tags: romania, travel, media

Zombie climate sceptic theories survive only in newspapers and on TV

Tags: environment, science, media

The Sharing Economy: A Conversation with Neal Gorenflo

Tags: economics, media

The best examples of street art in 2012 (48 pictures)

Tags: art, media

Stockholm Olympics photos: What did Olympians look like in 1912?

Tags: sports, history, media

Copy-protection for vinyl in the 1970s

Tags: media, tech