Over the past two weeks uɐɯʞuǝɯ ɐsoɹ and I have been working on the Mediamatic Distributed Library project: We are liquidating our library in protest of the cultural funding stalemate Mediamatic will give away all its books. Our library will cease to exist in protest of the impasse between the Raad van Cultuur and Minister… Read more Notes on the Mediamatic Distributed Library project
The University of California in San Diego (UCSD) organized a two day event in order to pioneer the emerging field of Software Studies. The first day was a public event titled SoftWhere 2008 which consisted of over fifteen short presentation in Pecha Kucha style. The second day consisted of a closed strategic session that dealt… Read more SoftWhere 2008: Software Studies Workshop
Kaiser Chiefs – Pinkpop 2008 I’m at the Pinkpop festival taking pictures for VPRO 3voor12. Follow me on Flickr or QIK or Twitter. Please enjoy the great mashup by @roelandp. Animal Alpha – Pinkpop 2008
Ernst-Jan Pfauth got his first article and I got my first picture published in a Japanese business newspaper. It looks quite odd to spot your own name surrounded by illegible Japanese characters. The other picture was taken by Ernst-Jan and features me sitting next to Erick Schonfeld from Techcrunch blogging live from the Next Web… Read more The Next Web pictures published in Japanese newspaper
Two weeks ago I was interviewed by Wilco Verdoold from GeekFM at the first Girl Geek Dinner in Amsterdam. I am now featured as Geekster of the week with a short interview/podcast (in Dutch) over at GeekFM. Enjoy!
On Thursday evening I went to the first Girl Geek Dinner Amsterdam, organized by Melanie Rieback and Donna Metzlar. I first met Melanie at the Mediamatic RFID Hackers Camp at PICNIC07 where I developed the RFID Photobooth with Timo, Einar and Jorn. I previously attended a hardware course by Donna Metzlar (photo) from the Genderchangers… Read more Photos first Girl Geek Dinner Amsterdam