Month: August 2014

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    Vint Cerf

    Aug 29, 2014 12:36pm | by Julie Giles

    Vint Cerf, is one of the co-inventors of the Internet. Currently, he serves as the vice president and Chief Internet Evangelist for Google where he is responsible for identifying new enabling technologies and applications on the Internet and other platforms. Widely known as a “Father of the Internet, ” Vint is the co-designer with Robert […]

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    Eric Zimmerman

    Aug 15, 2014 12:35pm | by Julie Giles

    Eric Zimmerman is an internationally recognized creative force, design scholar, and expert on game design and game culture. Eric was the co-founder and Chief Design Officer of Gamelab, a NYC-based game development studio which was in operation for nine years. Since Gamelab, Eric has worked on a wide range of independent projects. He also co-founded […]

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    Nathan Jurgenson

    Aug 1, 2014 12:31pm | by Julie Giles

    Nathan Jurgenson is a social media theorist, a contributing editor for The New Inquiry Magazine, researcher for Snapchat, and a graduate student in Sociology at the University of Maryland where he is working on a dissertation on surveillance on social media. Nathan’s research comes from the belief that we increasingly live in an “augmented reality, ” a […]