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OUR METAMODERN CULTURE IS A PROGRESSION OF THE BEATS CULTURE OF THE 50’S

OUR METAMODERN CULTURE IS A PROGRESSION OF THE BEATS CULTURE OF THE 50’S

By:  The WannaBe Mrs. Bob Dylan

Our metamodern culture is a progression of the Beats culture, only the twist is that the selfishness is key.  In the Beats culture, individualism as in non-conformity ,was key, but that option, no longer exists. Today, the metamodernists are admittedly selfish and care for that which is only beneficial to them and fuck everybody else. Continue reading OUR METAMODERN CULTURE IS A PROGRESSION OF THE BEATS CULTURE OF THE 50’S

INTELLIGENT BUILDINGS, THE IOT HOME VERSION

INTELLIGENT BUILDINGS, THE IOT HOME VERSION

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Living in our metamodern world implies that the individual is in charge.  It implies that within our lifestyle, we have control over our environment, which we do, which we always have at the least, tried to have, and it also implies that technology will somehow be involved; including our intelligent buildings, the IoT home version is here now, and burgeoning.

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METAMODERNISM, THE INDIVIDUAL IS IN CHARGE

METAMODERNISM, THE INDIVIDUAL IS IN CHARGE

By:  N.L. Goodman

We live in a world of independence; whereby the individual is in charge.

Once told what to enjoy, what to buy, how to beat-out-the-Jones’, that leash no longer exists.

It is becoming the one with the loudest mouth wins.  As that has always been the case with the Marketing and PR industry and now, the proverbial box has been opened and many mouths have emerged. Continue reading METAMODERNISM, THE INDIVIDUAL IS IN CHARGE

NEUROPSYCHOPHARMACOLOGY. SEROTONIN JUST GOT EVEN MORE INTERESTING.

Neuropsychopharmacology.  Serotonin just got even more interesting.

Metamodern Psychological Therapy for Modern  Independent Wellness

By:  Collin Fjord

“change your brain”, “think about it in a different manner”, “reframe your brain”

All of these sayings are saying the same thing, if you can retrain your brain, if you can make it think a different way, you can change your psycho make-up and be in control of your nerves and emotions. Continue reading NEUROPSYCHOPHARMACOLOGY. SEROTONIN JUST GOT EVEN MORE INTERESTING.

THE NEW TECHNOLOGY IS … THE INTERNET OF ACTIONS

 

THE NEW TECHNOLOGY IS … THE INTERNET OF ACTIONS

By:  Jennifer Kite-Powell

According to Todd Richmond, IEEE Member and Director of USC’s Mixed Reality Lab, the next impactful technology shift is the Internet of Actions (IoA). IoA is a vision of digital technology becoming a more effective partner for humans as we navigate through our increasingly mixed-reality worlds. Continue reading THE NEW TECHNOLOGY IS … THE INTERNET OF ACTIONS

GESTURE CONTROL USED TO DRIVE CARS

GESTURE CONTROL USED TO DRIVE CARS

Concept Vehicles, Your Living Room And Life

By: Forbes Contributor – Jennifer Hicks

Microsoft MSFT +0.57% started something when it rolled out the Xbox with Kinect in 2010. The optical sensors in Kinect allowed players to use gesture to control and play video games. Now, a long (or short depending on how you look at it) six years after that tech hit the gaming world, gesture is making its way into other markets, including your home, cars and other everyday life activities.

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IS METAMODERNISM FOUND MOSTLY IN ART?

IS METAMODERNISM FOUND MOSTLY IN ART?

By: Simon MacDonald

Is metamodernism found mostly in art? Oh, hell no. It begins in our visual mind and then transforms into all communication. From memes to architecture, we have the metamodernism forefathers to thank, such as Kerouac and Nabokov and a few others…  the Beats planted the seed and let that tree grow into what is known, as Metamodern Literature. Continue reading IS METAMODERNISM FOUND MOSTLY IN ART?