Archive for March, 2009

Just two sides?

Posted on Wednesday, March 18th, 2009 by Jethro in prototype | 4 Comments »

There is much talk about dialogue and ending partisanship but unless you actually jump in with those you disagree with you avoid the commons and destroy democracy.

Basic Game Outline

Posted on Saturday, March 7th, 2009 by Alie in prototype | 3 Comments »

Here’s a few sketches which describe the overview of the game we discussed at out last meeting.

Transforming the Public Sphere

Posted on Friday, March 6th, 2009 by Jeremy in research | Comments Off

I am finding “CyberDemocracy: Internet and the Public Sphere” immensely useful in understanding the transformation of the public sphere within the space of networked technologies and social media.

Marketing a New Language

Posted on Tuesday, March 3rd, 2009 by Ona in research | Comments Off

Here’s another interesting “Blip” from the NY Times about language, although its being used here for marketing — effective marketing.

Building the Game

Posted on Sunday, March 1st, 2009 by Jeremy in process, prototype | Comments Off

We’ve begun to design a game that we believe can be used to improve the nature of civil discourse within the context of social media and networked technologies. Watch the video of our conversation.