Tag Archives: surveillance

Snitch Lamp helps reveal why social media is ridiculous

(pic from Dangerous Minds page) Dangerous Minds asks if the eavesdropping lamp is stupid or evil, but I think it’s neither. It’s more like art in that it holds a reflection up to us, if not a mirror, at least … Continue reading

Posted in Art, op-ed, Weird | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Early 20th Century Surveillance Drones

Surveillance is nothing new. Carrier pigeons with cameras were put to use for drone-like purposes 100 years ago.   

Posted in Culture, History, Interesting, Society | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Fighting drones with art

Artists work to get at the consciences of drone operators.   http://www.rawstory.com/rs/2014/04/06/artists-install-massive-poster-of-childs-face-in-pakistan-field-to-shame-drone-operators/#.U0WiFGrkFn6.facebook

Posted in Interesting | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment