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Grant Potter

https://www.theatlantic.com/technology/archive/2018/02/chinas-dangerous-dream-of-urban-control/553097/ "It’s just a matter of making explicit the determinations that already go into credit scores—of binding together the data brokerages that even now siphon up public records, social-media profiles, web searches, and similar digital traces of life here in the West, and making our rights and privileges as city dwellers and citizens contingent on what they infer from our behavior."

Grant Potter

https://www.theatlantic.com/technology/archive/2018/02/stupid-cities/553052/ "I used to imagine that time was on the side of the internet’s infrastructure providers—that we were in for a flat world of torrenting, friction-free data. That could well have happened, but it didn’t pay off fast enough; instead, today’s surveillance-marketing business model set in, and with it the realization that “information about you wants to be free to us.”

Grant Potter

Grant Potter

https://www.theatlantic.com/business/archive/2018/02/amazon-warehouses-poor-cities/552020/ “the unemployment rate dropped from 15% to 5%, but the percentage living in poverty went from 23.4% to 28.1%.”

Grant Potter

http://protest.archivingephemerality.com/omeka/ “We hope that the project can help spark campus conversations about why and how to archive student activism as an area of campus life.”

Grant Potter

Grant Potter

Beating the dark with @wfmu Gaylord Fields SOOOUUULLLLstice! https://wfmu.org/archiveplayer/?show=76423&archive=157815&starttime=

Grant Potter

Grant Potter

Digging @keeptru 'The World of Captain Beefheart' show https://wfmu.org/archiveplayer/?show=76112&archive=157243&starttime=

Grant Potter

Listening to @CheyenneHohman playlist this morning https://wfmu.org/archiveplayer/?show=73598&archive=152938&starttime= https://www.battleforthenet.com/ shakedown soundtrack